ORLANDO, FL —Jones Lang LaSalle(JLL) today announced the appointment of Justin Greider to its Florida retail leasing business. Greider joins as a Vice President to oversee the firm’s retail leasing portfolio. In his role, Greider will partner with Florida Retail Market Lead John Lambert and Senior Vice President Sean McConnell to provide strategic planning and execution of merchandising plans for the firm’s extensive neighborhood, community and premier shopping centers throughout the state of Florida. 

“The Florida retail market is well on its way to recovery, and Jones Lang LaSalle is committed to adding top-notch retail professionals to support its clients in the market,” said Lambert. “Justin’s client-centric attitude combined with his expertise in the leasing of in-line retail, outparcel and anchor space will certainly enhance and support the growing demand for retail services in the market. His strong leasing capabilities on large, corporate and institutional portfolios make him a value-add to our clients and team.”  

Greider comes to Jones Lang LaSalle from Crossman & Company where he served as the Director of Leasing.  He was responsible for the firm’s 20-million-square-foot retail portfolio. His career also includes leadership positions at Trammell Crow Company, The Staubach Company and HFF. Greider is currently the ICSC National Next Generation Advisory Group Chair and serves on the ICSC Florida Conference and West Florida Idea Exchange Planning Committees. 

Among his industry awards, Greider was recognized as a Co-Star Power Broker for six of the past seven years and the Central Florida NAIOP Top Retail Producer in 2010 and 2011. He earned his bachelor’s degree in architecture and environmental design from Ball State University, and his MBA from Rollins College in Orlando. He holds real estate licenses in six states.

“This is an outstanding opportunity to join a world-renowned company, that has a strong commitment to grow its retail platform across the nation,” said Greider. “Jones Lang LaSalle’s culture combined with its high quality tenants and portfolio of properties provides the ideal platform for growth.”

During the last two years, Jones Lang LaSalle’s RetailGroup has added more than 30 brokerage professionals in major markets including Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Florida, Hawaii and Southern California. During the first half of 2013, JLL added more than 60 new assignments and more than 30 retail clients across the United States.    

Jones Lang LaSalle Retail is a full-service provider of retail services nationwide. The firm offers a full array of services to its clients, including brokerage services for landlords and tenants, property management, financial reporting, tenant coordination, specialty leasing, marketing, research, development and receivership services.  For more information on Jones Lang LaSalle Retail, visit www.jllretail.com. For more news, videos and research resources on Jones Lang LaSalle, please visit the firm’s U.S. media center Web page. Bookmark it here: http://bit.ly/14hRbTl

About Jones Lang LaSalle

Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE: JLL) is a financial and professional services firm specializing in real estate. The firm offers integrated services delivered by expert teams worldwide to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying or investing in real estate. With 2011 global revenue of $3.6 billion, Jones Lang LaSalle serves clients in 70 countries from more than 1,000 locations worldwide, including 200 corporate offices.  The firm is an industry leader in property and corporate facility management services, with a portfolio of approximately 2.1 billion square feet worldwide. LaSalle Investment Management, the company’s investment management business, is one of the world’s largest and most diverse in real estate with $47 billion of assets under management. For further information, please visit www.joneslanglasalle.com