Executive Vice President, Retail
Dianne Lemm is Executive Vice President of the retail division at JLL, handling exclusive tenant mandates across Canada, at JLL.
Dianne was formerly a Principal of Northwest Atlantic, a boutique tenant representation firm having joined that company in 2002 to establish and run their Mall Services Division. With over 32 years of retail leasing experience, including 30 years specializing in tenant representation in enclosed shopping centres and high streets, Dianne brings an invaluable amount of leadership, experience and expertise to the JLL team.
Dianne has worked with a number of leading retailers developing and executing successful real estate strategies for their Canadian growth including OVO, Aritzia, Ted Baker, Club Monaco, Skechers, J. Crew, Chico’s and White House|Black Market, L'Intervalle and Stokes, to name a few.
She has also dedicated significant time to the International Council of Shopping Centres as the Ontario Provincial Retail Chair 2003, 2004 and 2005, ICSC Canadian Convention Co-Chair 2001, 2002 and the ICSC Canadian Convention Program Committee Chairperson in 1999 and 2000. Most recently she has again been an active member of the Program Committee for the ICSC Canadian Convention in 2012 - 2016 and has been a panelist at the Law Conference, Real Leasing and ICSC events.
Dianne earned her Bachelor of Business Management Degree from Ryerson Polytechnic University.
In her spare time, Dianne enjoys spending time with friends and family, traveling and hiking.