News release

JLL Canada welcomes Rodney McDonald as Senior Vice President & Central Region Lead, Project and Development Services

Seasoned advisor to focus on leadership, strategy, management and growth

September 20, 2022

Diana Gavrila

Communications Manager
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TORONTO, SEPTEMBER 20, 2022 – JLL recently announced the hiring of Rodney McDonald as Senior Vice President & Central Region Lead, Project and Development Services.

McDonald has been involved with all facets of the project management services business, including leading a well-known project management service practice in Ontario and growing that practice by 25% year over year for six years.

“Rodney has held very successful and increasingly senior roles in a variety of sectors, including 12 years in the commercial real estate industry”, said Rob Ramsay, Executive Vice President & National Lead, Project and Development Services, JLL Canada. “He is a versatile professional with a confident leadership style, and he will play an important role in the growth of our business moving forward”.

Prior to his work in project management services, McDonald worked for a national Indigenous-directed environmental non-profit charitable organization, where he partnered closely with Indigenous communities and other organizations to tackle environmental challenges. Further in his career, McDonald led significant regulatory initiatives resulting in the creation of the 2011 National Energy Code of Canada.

“I am excited to be joining JLL and working alongside a very strong team of experts in the field, with a world class commitment to client service, ethics, diversity, and sustainability”, said Rodney McDonald.

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