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JLL Again Named a Top Company for Diversity and Inclusion

For second straight year DiversityMBA magazine recognizes firm’s commitment to diverse talent

CHICAGO – JULY 11, 2016 – Diversity MBA magazine has recognized JLL (NYSE:JLL) as one of the nation's top employers for diverse managers and women, naming the company to its 2016 list of "50 Out Front for Diversity Leadership: Best Places for Women & Diverse Managers to Work."

Of the top 50 companies that align inclusive diversity strategies with talent management, JLL is ranked ninth. The categories evaluated included accountability, succession planning, representation, recruitment, workplace inclusion and retention, and board diversity. Forty-four percent of JLL's Independent Directors of the Board are women.

"At JLL, our leaders continue to show diversity is not only a strategic priority and part of our value system, but it makes good business sense as well," says Mary Bilbrey, JLL Chief Human Resources Officer Americas. "A more inclusive workforce offers more perspectives, ideas and experiences which allow us to serve our clients, partners and communities more successfully."

All of the companies on the list of "Best Places for Women & Diverse Managers to Work" will be profiled in the DiversityMBA August 2016 issue.

Clients and third-party organizations continue to recognize JLL for its ethics, corporate citizenship and commitment to being an employer of choice across the world. Some of the recent awards JLL has received include:

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 $5.2 billion and gross revenue of $6.0 billion, JLL has more than 280 corporate offices, operates in more than 80 countries and has a global workforce of more than 60,000. On behalf of its clients, the firm provides management and real estate outsourcing services for a property portfolio of 4.0 billion square feet, or 372 million square meters, and completed $138 billion in sales, acquisitions and finance transactions in 2015. Its investment management business, LaSalle Investment Management, has $58.3 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