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Denver, CO

Jones Lang LaSalle Boosts Project and Development Expertise in Denver with Two Hires

Jeffrey Todd joins as Vice President and Lisa Walker as Associate Project Manager


DENVER, Jan. 13, 2011 — Jones Lang LaSalle has appointed Jeffrey Todd as Vice President and Lisa Walker as Associate Project Manager for the firm’s Project and Development Services (PDS) team.  Based in Denver, they will focus on providing clients across the state of Colorado project management services for renovation and construction projects including managing construction budgets and schedules, site roll out and construction team management.

“Jeffrey’s vast experience of project management, design and construction work in a diverse range of industry sectors will be a huge benefit to the firm and its clients,” said John Cracraft, Head of the PDS team for Jones Lang LaSalle in Denver.  “Having both Jeffrey and Lisa on board is a great move to strengthen our growing service line in Colorado.”

Mr. Todd has more than 25 years of experience in architectural design, construction and project management.  He most recently served as the President of his own commercial real estate consulting firm, the Todd Company. He has also worked for Lauth Property Group and ProLogis. Mr. Todd has a bachelor’s degree in environmental design from the University of Colorado and a master’s degree in architecture from the Georgia Institute of Technology.  He is a LEED accredited professional and holds a National Council of Architectural Registration Board (NCARB) certificate.

Lisa Walker has five years of experience in project management and joins Jones Lang LaSalle from BE&K Building Group, a KBR Company in Vienna, VA.  Walker has a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering from Clemson University in Clemson, SC.  She is LEED accredited, an Engineer in Training (EIT) and Six Sigma Black Belt trained.

There are more than 200 Jones Lang LaSalle real estate professionals based in the Rocky Mountain region. The firm currently leases more than 7 million square feet and manages 2.1 million square feet of assets across the Denver Metro Area.

Jones Lang LaSalle’s Project and Development Services team includes more than 1,000 professionals In North America. PDS provides corporate and institutional clients with management of design, construction and relocation services to minimize risk and eliminate unnecessary cost. Project specialties include interior build-outs and base building construction on single tenant properties or large-scale multi-site portfolios. PDS manages over 2,300 projects annually, including $12 billion in project volume currently under management.
 
About Jones Lang LaSalle

Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE:JLL) is a financial and professional services firm specializing in real estate. The firm offers integrated services delivered by expert teams worldwide to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying or investing in real estate. With 2009 global revenue of $2.5 billion, Jones Lang LaSalle serves clients in 60 countries from 750 locations worldwide, including 180 corporate offices.  The firm is an industry leader in property and corporate facility management services, with a portfolio of approximately 1.6 billion square feet worldwide. LaSalle Investment Management, the company’s investment management business, is one of the world’s largest and most diverse in real estate with approximately $40 billion of assets under management. For further information, please visit our Web site, www.joneslanglasalle.com.