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Austin, TX

JLL strengthens brokerage team with key addition in Austin

Industry veteran Ace Schlameus to boost firm’s industrial services in Central Texas

AUSTIN, May 7, 2018 – JLL announced today the addition of commercial real estate expert Ace Schlameus. Effective immediately, the industry veteran joins the firm as Senior Vice President for the JLL Austin Industrial team, providing a new industrial expert and bolstering the team's overall quality of service.

"Ace is one of the top industrial brokers in the region, excelling at maximizing value for his clients on every assignment," said Rachel Coulter, JLL Austin Agency Leasing lead. "The depth of his experience adds a new dimension to our team, enhnaces our robust industrial platform and offers us a way to achieve an even greater level of service for our clients. We are thrilled to have Ace join our team here in Austin."

In his new role with JLL, Schlameus will partner with clients to develop long-term goals for industrial assets, provide solutions for capital decisions, address inefficiencies in determining the highest and best use for every space, and assist with setting rental rates utilizing his market knowledge. During his sixteen years in commercial real estate, the past twelve in Austin, he has been responsible for over 500 transactions totaling more than seven million square feet.

"JLL has become the destination of choice for the top professionals in the industry thanks in part to our growing platform of resources, emphasis on excellence, ethics and teamwork in everything we do for our clients and our dynamic culture," said Todd Wallace, Market Leader, JLL Austin. "The strategic addition of Ace and several other recent key additions strengthens our resolve and serves as a testament to our commitment to our clients."

Since 2013, JLL's Austin team has tripled in size, increasing their platform of resources and making key additions to their respective business lines, including most recently new Tenant Representation lead Russell Young and Executive Vice President Will Douglas, to stay ahead of growing client demand for services.


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 $145 billion. At the end of the third quarter of 2017, JLL had nearly 300 corporate offices, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of over 80,000. As of September 30, 2017, LaSalle Investment Management had $59.0 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