This week Avison Young announced that Molly Kelly has joined the firm as Global Chief Marketing and Communications Officer. In the role Molly will serve on Avison Young’s executive committee and corporate leadership team, and provide oversight and strategy for the company’s global growth. Kelly will be responsible for all strategic marketing and communications globally and will work closely with the firm’s global marketing and communications teams.
Previously she was Global Chief Marketing Officer at Jones Lang LaSalle (now known as JLL), Her responsibilities included the integration of multiple brands around the world into a single cohesive real estate services brand. Kelly was also Chief Marketing Officer, Americas at JLL, where she directed strategic focus for the company’s marketing, communications and research functions in its Americas region. Her responsibilities included advertising, business development, competitive intelligence, regional and local market research, community affairs, corporate philanthropy, social media, direct marketing, employee communications, event marketing, media relations, marketing collateral, property marketing and website development.