Sean Merold

Sean Merold

Managing Director

Current Responsibilities

As Managing Director for Jones Lang LaSalle and co-lead of Sacramento’s industrial division, Sean specializes in leasing and sales of Industrial Properties throughout Sacramento and Northern California. Sean has been involved in over $750 Million of sale and lease transactions since 2015. His specialties include industrial end-user and tenant representation, industrial owner representation, cost-reduction strategies, leasing, lease renewal negotiations, build-to-suit, de- sign-build projects and disposition of surplus properties.


Industrial owner representation, owner-user and tenant representation, cost-reduction strategies, lease negotiation, build-to-suit, design-build projects and disposition of surplus properties

Major Clients

American Red Cross                                                Mark III

Amir Development                                                  Massie and Company

Buzz Oates Real Estate                                         Norman S Wright Mechanical

Corfini Gourmet                                                          Panattoni Development Company

Harsch Investments Properties                     Spanda Industrial Development

Jackson Properties                                                 STAG Industrial

LINK Industrial                                                        Tesco Controls, Inc.

Lennox                                                                               Zum Plumbing Products

Martin Brothers Construction 


Sean graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from the University of California, Los Angeles.  

Community and Personal Information

  • Member, Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR)
  • Candidate, Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM)
  • Member, National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP)
  • Member, National Association of Realtors (NAR)
  • Member, Association of Commercial Real Estate- Sacramento (ACRE)
  • Member, JLL Supply Chain and Logistics Solutions Group
  • Member, Power Inn Alliance
  • Sacramento Regional Council, Make-A-Wish Foundation



  • ACRE Sacramento NextGen Industrial Broker of the Year- 2020

  • Nominated—ACRE Sacramento Industrial Broker of the Year- 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019

  • Recognized as “Top Achiever” at JLL for production in 2015, 2016, 2017; “Gold Achiever”- 2018, 2019. 2020

  • Top 3 – JLL, Sacramento- 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020

  • Team Excellence Award- JLL National Conference, 2019

  • Chosen as participant in prestigious ‘JLL Mentor-Protégé Program”

  • #1 in United States, Jones Lang LaSalle National Sales Competition, 2011

  • Nominee, ACRE Sacramento “Rookie of the Year” – 2011

  • CoStar Power Broker every year since 2010