Jill Lerner joins Jim Weinberg Lifestyles

Respected real estate reporter to help publicize, grow new business lines.

Jill Lerner

ATLANTA (January 22, 2008) – Award-winning business journalist Jill Lerner has joined high-end commercial and residential interior design firm Jim Weinberg Lifestyles as Director of Marketing and Business Development.

In her new role, Lerner will guide overall branding strategy for the firm and direct growth for its newest business lines, Liveable Lifestyles and Kiosk Marketing Group.

Jim Weinberg Lifestyles is the interior designer of Trump Towers Atlanta, and specializes in high-profile and celebrity homes in Atlanta, Miami, Los Angeles and Aspen. Along with its core interior design practice, the firm recently launched two new divisions: Liveable Lifestyles – which offers turn-key furnishing packages for high-rise residents; and Kiosk Marketing Group, which designs and implements mall-based sales lounges for commercial real estate developers.

Lerner a 10-year veteran of the media industry, most recently was commercial real estate reporter for the Atlanta Business Chronicle, where she covered the regional economy for three years. In that role, she was named a finalist in 2007 for the Atlanta Press Club’s “Journalist of the Year Award." In 2001, Lerner was honored as "Journalist of the Year – state of Massachusetts" by the U.S. Small Business Administration. She is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.