CHICAGO, June 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- JLL (NYSE:JLL) announced today that it rose 45 spots to 391 on the prestigious Fortune 500 list, which ranks the 500 largest companies based in the United States by total revenue for their respective fiscal years. The move places JLL among the companies that made the biggest moves up. JLL's annual gross revenue reached a record high of $6.8 billion in 2016.
"Our continued rise up the Fortune 500 reflects our long-term strategy for strong and sustainable growth," said Christian Ulbrich, JLL CEO. "We have ambitious plans to continue enhancing our client service offering, while also providing outstanding career opportunities for our people and delivering great returns for all our stakeholders."
JLL continues to be recognized for its performance, ethics and commitment to being an employer of choice. It was named one of Fortune's 2017 Most Admired Companies, a "World's Most Ethical Company" by Ethisphere for the 10th consecutive year and one of Corporate Responsibility Magazine's 100 Best Corporate Citizens for 2017.
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JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management. A Fortune 500 company, JLL helps real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. In 2016, JLL had revenue of $6.8 billion and fee revenue of $5.8 billion and, on behalf of clients, managed 4.4 billion square feet, or 409 million square meters, and completed sales acquisitions and finance transactions of approximately $136 billion. At the end of the first quarter of 2017, JLL had nearly 300 corporate offices, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of more than 78,000. As of March 31, 2017, LaSalle Investment Management had $58.0 billion of real estate under asset management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit www.jll.com.
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