Executive Vice President
Keith Cade is an Executive Vice President with JLL. Mr. Cade creates value for his clients by developing holistic real estate strategies that address their strategic, financial, cultural and operational objectives. Mr. Cade represents tenants nationally, acting as exclusive advisor to many of the world’s leading corporations. Mr. Cade specializes in Commercial Real Estate: Leasing, Sales, Build-to-Suits, Corporate Advisory Services, and Portfolio Strategy. He has advised on projects that have resulted in extensive savings and operational efficiencies, most recently with McDonald’s Corporation, Husch Blackwell, DoubleClick, Compass Minerals International, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Ocean Drive Media Group, Esquire Deposition Services, HealthSmart Corporation, Cooper Standard Automotive, Lennar Corporation, Hachette Filipacchi Media, Interpublic Group and Starwood Hotel and Resorts.
Education and affiliations
Mr. Cade attended the University of Nebraska where he received his Bachelor in Business Administration and Economics. Mr. Cade also attended Oxford University and the University of Chicago where he completed economics and Master of Business Administration coursework.
Mr. Cade dedicates his time to the Urban Land Institute in Chicago and The Chicago Council on Global Affairs. Mr. Cade is also dynamically committed to Corenet Global as an active board member. He holds the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) and Masters of Commercial Real Estate (MCR) designations, noting his recognition as an expert in the ethical practices and regulations of commercial and investment real estate, as well as an invaluable resource to owners, investors, and users across North America. Mr. Cade is one of only 1,500 real estate professionals in the world to hold an MCR designation.