Current Responsibilities -Paige Steers serves as the Executive Director of Marketing for JLL’s Americas Region. In her role she directs a multi-disciplinary team of experts who create and implement external brand, revenue marketing and client service campaigns, editorial programs, PR plans and social media programs.
During the 14 years prior with JLL, Steers led Occupier Marketing driving integrated campaigns that help companies leasing or owning space to maximize JLL’s deep bench of services across all property types. She spent the prior five years as the Director of Retail Marketing for the Americas and globally. In that role, Steers advanced the company’s retail profile and reputation by influencing key audiences through nationwide media relations, content strategy, social media engagement, executive positioning, speaking engagements, marketing, advertising, community relations, issues management, crisis communications and employee communications. Steers defined the strategic direction and delivery for all of Retail, and worked closely with colleagues in throughout the Americas while also partnering on global campaigns with her colleagues in Europe, Middle East and Africa and the Asia Pacific regions.
Prior to joining JLL’s Retail Group, Steers served as the Director of Americas Public Relations for near nine years, overseeing all national business lines and regional markets, including: Capital Markets, Investor Services, Hotels, Public Institutions, Energy & Sustainability Services, Healthcare and Corporate Solutions.
Experience- Prior to JLL, Steers served as Trizec Properties’ Director of Public Relations and Marketing, a position she also previously held with Equity Office Properties Trust. Steers came to Equity Office from three years serving in the Atlanta office of Edelman public relations, where she served as an account supervisor, overseeing business-to-business and consumers teams.
Well-known on the local and national real estate scene, Steers’ experience as a strategic media counselor and marketing aficionado is well recognized in the industry, as she brings wide-ranging industry expertise to her role with two decades of commercial real estate promotions and marketing experience.
Education - Steers earned her Bachelor of Arts as a broadcast news major and theater minor of Drake University. She also holds an M.B.A. with a concentration in real estate finance from Roosevelt University, where she was a proud member of the exclusive Goldie B. Wolfe Miller scholar program. Steers is a conversational Spanish speaker. She is also a member of the National Association of Real Estate Editors, Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW), ICSC, the Urban Land Institute and Northminster Presbyterian Church.