Steve Mellon and Pete Williams Move to Jones Lang LaSalle

It was announced this morning that Steve Mellon and Pete Williams, both formerly of the Grubb & Ellis Self Storage Group have moved to Jones Lang LaSalle to help establish a new self-storage team. Under the new platform they will be able to provide a wide range of client services such as dispositions, underwriting, financing, equity sourcing, and capital market research. We congratulate both Mr. Mellon and Mr. Williams and wish them nothing but success in their current venture with Jones Lang LaSalle. About Steve Mellon Steve Mellon specializes in acquisitions and dispositions in the self-storage asset class. Mr. Mellon has been involved in $1.5 billion in property sales and structured financing/equity placement. Mr. Mellon’s experience also includes performing valuation and value enhancement consulting assignments to help clients identify and boost their property values. Additional assignments include unit mix analysis, demographic and market analysis, and inspection and lock checks. Mr. Mellon has been involved with numerous speaking engagements at national and regional self-storage industry trade shows and, through bylined articles, contributes to national industry publications. About Pete Williams Pete Williams has 21 years of experience in the self-storage industry, Well over $1 Billion in self-storage transactions as a buyer, developer, manager, seller and disposition advisor and consultant.     About Jones Lang LaSalle Jones Lang LaSalle is a financial and professional services firm specializing in real estate services and investment management. Our more than 40,000 people in 1,000 locations in 70 countries serve the local, regional and global real estate needs of those clients, growing our company in the process. In response to changing client expectations and market conditions, we assemble teams of experts who deliver integrated services built on market insight and foresight, sound research and relevant market knowledge. We attract, develop and reward the best, and most diverse, people in our industry, challenging them to develop enduring client relationships built on quality service, collaboration and trust.]]>