JLL Canada Achieves Parity Certification by Women in Governance
JLL demonstrates its commitment to gender equality in the workplace
TORONTO, October 8, 2019 – JLL Canada is proud to announce its inclusion in the 2019 Parity Certified cohort awarded by Women in Governance, reinforcing its engagement to raising awareness on gender equality in the workplace.
Women in Governance is a non-profit organization supporting women in their leadership development and careers. The Parity Certification aims to evaluate parity in senior management positions and assess a company’s assurance in implementing mechanisms enabling career advancement at all stages.
“I am proud of the efforts we have implemented at JLL Canada to encourage a diverse workplace,” said Alan MacKenzie, CEO, JLL Canada. “We are dedicated to fostering a culture that is inclusive, promotes gender equality and supports women in their career advancement.”
The Women in Governance Annual Recognition Gala took place in Montreal, where JLL Canada joined over 48 certified organizations across the country, gaining insights and best practices on recruitment, training, promotions and talent management.
“We are encouraged by the steady increase in female representation across seniority levels at JLL.” said Katie Duncan, Director, Human Resources Canada. “Through our continued collaboration with Women in Governance, I look forward to fully representing our female leaders and their engagement in the Real Estate industry.”
JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management. Our vision is to reimagine the world of real estate, creating rewarding opportunities and amazing spaces where people can achieve their ambitions. In doing so, we will build a better tomorrow for our clients, our people and our communities. JLL is a Fortune 500 company with annual revenue of $16.3 billion, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of nearly 92,000 as of June 30, 2019. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit jll.com