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JLL Adds Office Tenant Representation Expert in Growing Austin Market

Andy Carlson joins firm as Vice President

AUSTIN, August 24, 2015 – JLL continues to build its tenant representation presence in Austin, Texas with the addition of Vice President Andy Carlson.  He brings over nine years of experience to the group and will focus on providing office tenant representation and strategic planning services to corporate clients and technology companies.

“Andy is an established top producer in Austin and we look forward to adding his expertise and focused persistence to our seasoned team to further strengthen our position as a market leader,” said John Childers, Senior Vice President and Tenant Representation Group Leader in the Austin and San Antonio markets.

Carlson comes to JLL from Cresa where he was a Principal in the Austin Cresa office.  Prior to joining Cresa he was a Leasing Agent with Aspen Properties, a landlord with an office portfolio exceeding 2.6 million square feet.  Throughout his career he has negotiated over 170 transactions.  

He earned a bachelor’s degree in history from Denison University and a master’s degree in Community and Regional Planning from The University of Texas at Austin’s School of Architecture.  Carlson was recognized by the Austin Business Journal in its 2013 and 2014 “Heavy Hitters” for being a top producer, as ranked by leasing volume.  As an active leader in the community he sits on the board of the Town Lake YMCA and is a former board member of the Commercial Brokers Association in Austin. 

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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