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JLL Announces Leadership Changes in Philadelphia

Mike Morrone to Lead Office Brokerage Group and Tom Weitzel Promoted to Managing Director


Philadelphia, PA – November 17, 2016 – JLL today announced two leadership changes in the Philadelphia market: Mike Morrone has been promoted to lead the Office Brokerage Group and Tom Weitzel has been promoted to Managing Director. The promotions of Morrone and Weitzel, who have each been with JLL for 9 years, will take effect immediately. 

Managing Director Mike Morrone most recently led JLL's suburban office business with a focus on tenant and landlord representation, and Integrated Portfolio Services. As Managing Director and lead Broker for the Philadelphia suburban market, Morrone has been directly responsible for overall product quality and delivery across all business lines. Prior to JLL, Morrone served as Executive Vice President - Account Manager for multiple client accounts at UGL Equis. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Villanova University and has successfully completed a commercial credit-training program through Wachovia Bank. 

Weitzel began his career in 2007 with The Staubach Company and joined Jones Lang LaSalle following the merger by the companies. At JLL, Weitzel has focused on helping tenants minimize costs and optimize efficiency in an ever-changing workplace and economic environment. Since 2007, he has completed over 350 transactions, which represent over 5,000,000 square feet within the Philadelphia Market. Weitzel graduated Summa Cum Laude while receiving his Degree in Finance from Arizona State University in 2003. 

"I look forward with working with both Mike McCurdy and Tom Weitzel to continue to grow our business," said Morrone. "JLL is uniquely positioned to increase market share in Philadelphia through its full service platform, real estate tools and culture."

"The confidence our clients have shown in us over the years and the trusts new clients continue to place in us has led to tremendous growth," said Weitzel. "I'm fortunate to work with talented colleagues who passionately deliver solutions to our clients through JLL's global real estate platform." 

Of the promotions, McCurdy said, "JLL is fortunate to have both Mike Morrone and Tom Weitzel. Their leadership and cultural skills will propel our growing business into the next decade." 

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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.  JLL is a Fortune 500 company with, as of December 31, 2015, revenue of $6.0 billion and fee revenue of $5.2 billion, more than 280 corporate offices, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of more than 60,000.  On behalf of its clients, the company 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. As of September 30, 2016, its investment management business, LaSalle Investment Management, has $59.7 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 www.jll.com.