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JLL Adds Facilities Management Lead to Public Institutions Group

Charles B. Manula joins JLL as Managing Director for Public Institutions

WASHINGTON, Aug. 20, 2015 – To ensure facilities management service delivery continues to exceed client expectations, JLL has hired Charles Manula, a facilities management and planning executive with more than 25 years of experience. Manula joins JLL’s Public Institutions team in Washington, DC as a Managing Director where he will oversee all facilities management work for JLL’s public sector clients.

“JLL’s Public Institutions team is privileged to gain a seasoned facilities management executive like Chuck who knows how to drive value for clients and deliver high quality real estate solutions,” said Barry Scribner, Co-President Public Institutions, JLL. “Chuck has decades of leadership experience in corporate account oversight and will enhance our capabilities and expand our reach in the public sector.”

Manula joins JLL from a Fortune 500 company where he was a service delivery executive for the Mid-Atlantic region specializing in optimizing energy and operational efficiencies of buildings. There, he led an integrated technical services team of 1000 employees, at 50 sites, supporting 20 clients with 18 million square feet of commercial space and managing revenue of over $250 million.
He has also worked with several global pharmaceutical companies, where he led worldwide strategic facilities planning and management for research and development customers.

JLL’s commercial real estate and public institution experts have been advising federal, state and local governments on real estate solutions for decades. For more information on how JLL supports government goals, visit: JLL Public Institutions Group.

JLL Public Sector Real Estate Practice
JLL’s public sector real estate practice is a premier provider of strategic real estate advisory and transaction services for local, state, national and international public institutions, covering the spectrum of the real estate cycle. From strategy and project management, to transaction and execution, JLL brings public sector entities the perspective and expertise to turn a real estate portfolio into a collection of working assets that meet operational and occupancy requirements while generating revenues and reducing costs.

About JLL
JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a professional services and investment management firm offering specialized real estate services to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying and investing in real estate. A Fortune 500 company with annual fee revenue of $4.7 billion and gross revenue of $5.4 billion, JLL has more than 230 corporate offices, operates in 80 countries and has a global workforce of approximately 58,000.  On behalf of its clients, the firm provides management and real estate outsourcing services for a property portfolio of 3.4 billion square feet, or 316 million square meters, and completed $118 billion in sales, acquisitions and finance transactions in 2014. Its investment management business, LaSalle Investment Management, has $56.0 billion of real estate assets under management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit