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JLL Adds Director of Human Resources for Canada

Role to strengthen firm’s expansion and business growth in the Canadian market

TORONTO, August 25, 2014JLL (NYSE:JLL) announced today that Leigh AuCoin will join the Toronto office as Canadian Director of Human Resources. AuCoin will play a critical role nationally in the continuing expansion of Canada for the quickly growing commercial real estate firm.

AuCoin brings 16 years of experience to JLL, with in-depth knowledge in training and development, organizational development, employee relations, HR programme and policies and both national and international functions.

"We continue to build our business across the country to fill the growing needs of clients, we are growing our internal teams as well", said Brett Miller, President of JLL Canada. "Heading up Canadian human resources, Leigh's breadth of experience and knowledge across all facets of the business will make her an integral part of the team. We are eagerly looking forward to seeing the impact that she will have."

AuCoin will lead the firm's HR team in all ongoing and upcoming initiatives, ensuring that the firm's high standards of service are met for both internal and external stakeholders.

"I am enthusiastic about the opportunity that JLL presents," said AuCoin. "The business is in a state of growth and I am looking forward to playing a role in building a company and contributing to a larger picture."

JLL is Canada's fastest growing commercial real estate firm. JLL has two offices in Toronto, with the headquarters located downtown. The firm also operates in, Mississauga, Montreal, Ottawa, Vancouver, Calgary and Edmonton. JLL manages over 50 million square feet of facilities across Canada. The firm offers tenant and landlord representation, project and development services, investment sales, advisory and appraisal services, debt capital markets, and integrated facilities management services to owners and tenants in Canada. 

About JLL
JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a professional services and investment management firm offering specialized real estate services to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying and investing in real estate. With annual fee revenue of $4 billion, JLL has more than 200 corporate offices and operates in 75 countries worldwide. On behalf of its clients, the firm provides management and real estate outsourcing services for a property portfolio of 3 billion square feet and completed $99 billion in sales, acquisitions and finance transactions in 2013. Its investment management business, LaSalle Investment Management, has $48.0 billion of real estate assets under management. JLL is the brand name of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit