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JLL Names Amber Schiada Director of Research in the Southwest

Reinforces focus on advising clients with high-quality research

LOS ANGELES, April 24, 2017 – To enhance the services it provides to clients, JLL announced today that it has named Amber Schiada as Director of Research in the Southwest region.  In her role, she will oversee JLL's Southwest research team across five markets (Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego, Phoenix and Las Vegas), managing a team of 11 analysts.  Based in the company's downtown Los Angeles office, Schiada and her team are charged with creating unique and insightful research data and collateral that will help its brokers to better advise their clients.

"In this ever-changing commercial real estate market and economy, our clients  rely on JLL's comprehensive analytical insights to make better business decisions," said JLL Southwest Market Director Peter Belisle. "Amber has the knowledge and leadership skills to take our Southwest research team to a new level."

Previously, Schiada served as Director of Research for JLL's Northern California Region, leading a team of eight analysts in five markets.  With more than 11 years of real estate experience, Amber specializes in real estate economics, industry trends and real estate forecasting. In addition this new role, she will also continue to co-lead all research initiatives for JLL's U.S. High-Tech Practice Group and has extensive experience analyzing innovative companies, venture capital trends, high-tech labor market trends, and the impact on real estate markets across the country.

Schiada holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in American Studies from the University of California Berkeley. She is a member of CREW, Urban Land Institute and CoreNet Global.

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About JLL

JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management. A Fortune 500 company, JLL helps real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. In 2016, JLL had revenue of $6.8 billion and fee revenue of $5.8 billion and, on behalf of clients, managed 4.4 billion square feet, or 409 million square meters, and completed sales acquisitions and finance transactions of approximately $136 billion. At year-end 2016, JLL had nearly 300 corporate offices, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of more than 77,000. As of December 31, 2016, LaSalle Investment Management has $60.1 billion of real estate under asset management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit