Mr. Kilduff is an Executive Vice President for JLL's Retail group and supports three key platforms: the Midwest Retail Capital Markets group, Regional Retail Development for the Central U.S., and serves as the Midwest Market Lead (overseeing brokerage and management). Responsibilities include oversight of all Retail Business Lines and collaborates with clients and client service teams to develop and implement strategies, which maximize value across the platforms. Mr. Kilduff leads investment sales, brokerage, and business development efforts for investor and occupier and retailer clients seeking retail services in the Central U.S.
Mr. Kilduff has more than 25 years of experience and success in investment sales, development, asset management, acquisitions/dispositions, workouts, site selection and government relations. He founded and operated two retail real estate development companies, The Kilduff Company and Meridian Properties, where he provided services for more than 50 properties totaling 3.2 million s.f. His experience spans all types of retail centers including mixed-use projects, neighborhood and community centers, grocery-anchored centers and enclosed malls. He has worked with leading retailers across the country and successfully collaborated with REITs, institutional owners and developers such as DDR, Weingarten Realty, Kimco, DLC and GGP.
Mr. Kilduff holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the Lake Forest Graduate School of Management. He is an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and has received numerous awards including the prestigious ICSC Trustee's Distinguished Service Award. He has also earned the designations of Certified Retail Executive (CRX), Certified Shopping Center Manager (CSM) and Certified Design, Development and Construction Professional (CDP) from ICSC.