Global Outsourcing 100® Designates Highest Quality Outsourcing Partners

   Global Outsourcing 100® Designates Highest Quality Outsourcing Partners

Jones Lang LaSalle marks fifth year on IAOP list of top service providers

PR Newswire

CHICAGO, Feb. 18, 2013

CHICAGO, Feb. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- To help global corporations research
and compare providers for outsourcing services, the International Association
of Outsourcing Professionals^® (IAOP^®) today announced the 2013 Global
Outsourcing 100^®, the annual ranking of high-quality service providers across
all industries. Once again, Jones Lang LaSalle was named as one of the world's
top 100 outsourcing providers.

The 2013 Global Outsourcing 100 and The World's Best Outsourcing Advisors
recognize the world's best outsourcing service providers and advisors. These
rankings are based on applications received and evaluated by an independent
judging panel organized by IAOP and published in Fortune Magazine.

"As 2013 begins to see moderate growth in the economy, choosing the right
outsourcing partners will be more important than ever," said IAOP Chairman
Michael Corbett. "The Global Outsourcing 100 and the World's Best Outsourcing
Advisors lists help companies easily identify partners that will help them
emerge as leaders."

"Global competition is at an all-time high, which is reflected in this year's
rankings," said IAOP CEO Debi Hamill. "This comes at a time when companies
that outsource are scrutinizing their providers more closely. The Global
Outsourcing 100 is the only guide to help companies research and compare
service providers with whom they are considering outsourcing relationships."

"We are pleased that our integrated global service platform has been
recognized by IAOP for the fifth year," said Doug Sharp, President of
Corporate Solutions at Jones Lang LaSalle. "Being consistently named among the
world's leading outsourcing providers underscores the importance of delivering
results-driven corporate real estate solutions that increase productivity
while reducing overall costs."

Recognition for Excellence in Outsourcing

The International Association of Outsourcing Professionals^® (IAOP^®) is in
its eighth year of compiling its annual ranking of the world's best
outsourcing service providers and advisors-- The Global Outsourcing 100. As
part of The Global Outsourcing 100, IAOP also introduced a new list in 2009,
The World's Best Outsourcing Advisors.

The Global Outsourcing 100 and its sub-lists are essential references for
companies seeking new and expanded relationships with the best companies in
the industry. The lists include companies from around the world that provide
the full spectrum of outsourcing services-- not just information technology
and business process outsourcing, but also facility services, real estate and
capital asset management, manufacturing and logistics. They include not only
today's leaders, but also tomorrow's rising stars.

The World's Best Outsourcing Advisors is geared specifically to companies that
are outstanding global outsourcing advisors and consultants. In addition to
being part of The Global Outsourcing 100, the new list of advisors ranks the
top consultant, legal and related advisory firms globally, and is a valuable
reference tool for companies needing expert advice and guidance with their
outsourcing projects.

The 2013 IAOP judging panel is led by IAOP managing director of thought
leadership, Jagdish Dalal, COP, and president of JDalal Associates LLC. The
panel includes:

  oGregory Dawson, Ph.D., COP, Assistant Professor of Information Systems,
    W.P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State University;
  oTeresa Harris, COP, Global Supplier Relationship Manager, GE;
  oWilliam Hefley, Ph.D., CDP, COP, Clinical Associate Professor, Katz
    Graduate School of Business and College of Business Administration,
    University of Pittsburgh, and Director, ITSqc LLC;
  oSean Heston, COP, Partnership Development, Sprint;
  oCheryl Seely, COP, Manager, Thomson Reuters; and
  oPaul Quaglia, COP, Vice President, WMS Gaming.

A leader in the real estate outsourcing field, Jones Lang LaSalle's Corporate
Solutions business helps corporations improve productivity in the cost,
efficiency and performance of their national, regional or global real estate
portfolios by creating outsourcing partnerships to manage and execute a range
of corporate real estate services. This service delivery capability helps
corporations improve business performance, particularly as companies turn to
the outsourcing of their real estate activity as a way to manage expenses and
enhance profitability.

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About Jones Lang LaSalle

Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE: JLL) is a professional services and investment
management firm offering specialized real estate services to clients seeking
increased value by owning, occupying and investing in real estate. With annual
revenue of $3.9 billion, Jones Lang LaSalle operates in 70 countries from more
than 1,000 locations worldwide. On behalf of its clients, the firm provides
management and real estate outsourcing services to a property portfolio of 2.6
billion square feet. Its investment management business, LaSalle Investment
Management, has $47.0 billion of real estate assets under management. For
further information, visit www.jll.com.

SOURCE Jones Lang LaSalle

Website: http://www.jll.com
Contact: Margy Sweeney, +1-312-612-0343, Margy.Sweeney@am.jll.com, or Jennifer
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