BJ Jones, Broker-Associate

BJ Jones, Michael Saunders & Company®, Punta Gorda - Taylor Street Office
Mobile: 941.661.9993
101 Taylor St, Punta Gorda, FL 33950
Office phone: 941.639.0000
Languages spoken: English
Proud contributor to the Proud contributor to the MSC Foundation
2021 Circle of Excellence Award Recipient

A Florida resident since 1992, BJ. is well-poised to help buyers and sellers navigate the real estate market. He served twenty-two years with the United States Air Force and went on to work professionally in information technology, sales, and cyber security. He has built extraordinary relationships with people throughout his career at all levels of his business and personal life. BJ has helped many customers ... more.achieve their goals and earned their trust and mutual respect - consistently exceeding expectations. Embarking on his real estate career in 2020, BJ. specializes in luxury and waterfront properties and promotes the US Military on the Move® Program to assist veterans and active military personnel in homeownership. BJ has earned a convocation of specializations and designations to elevate his services and expertise. BJ is a licensed real estate Broker Associate and a Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist™ (CLHMS), with the experience, knowledge, and expertise in high-end residential properties. He is a Military Relocation Professional (MRP), a certified Pricing Strategy Advisor (PSA), Resort and Second-Home Property Specialist (RSPS), and Seniors Real Estate Specialist® (SRES®). BJ also holds the Graduate REALTOR® Institute designation, with in-depth training in legal and regulatory issues, technology, professional standards, and the sales process.

In the US Air Force, BJ served in the medical field, providing care for children with some of the rarest childhood diseases. As an Aeromedical Evacuation Technician, he transported patients worldwide to and from medical treatment. He later became an Air Traffic Controller and retired from the Air Force as Control Tower Chief from MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa after twenty-two years of honorable service.

BJ pursued a career in information technology, led a technology team at an internet travel company in St. Petersburg, FL, and led one of the top sales teams in the country at a data storage company. BJ was a Regional Partner Manager for Dell Technologies, training and selling with national technology integrators. In 2018 he became the East Region Channel Manager at Arctic Wolf Networks, a cybersecurity company that fought the proliferation of cybercrimes that threatened public safety and national and economic security. BJ feels a sense of gratification, knowing he has helped many companies and their employees achieve better security.

BJ has a Master of Aeronautical Science Degree, a Bachelor of Professional Aeronautics from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, and an Associate's in Air Traffic Operations from the Community College of the Air Force. He was a Who's Who in American Universities and Colleges. He has volunteered to serve in many charitable and community organizations and served as a Certified CPR Instructor. He volunteered for disaster relief efforts, including Hurricane Andrew and the evacuation of military personnel and dependents during a historic volcanic eruption in the Philippines. He is a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion, and Moose. As a community leader and member of the Leadership Charlotte Class of 2022, BJ has gained deeper insight into real estate, government, social services, business, and education opportunities and challenges in the community.

As an avid boater and fisherman, BJ knows the inland waterways, environmental considerations, local zoning ordinances, waterfront property accessibility, advanced waterfront property search techniques, and listing and marketing requirements for waterfront properties. This knowledge assures his customers to find the perfect waterfront property and protects them from the pitfalls of buying and selling waterfront real estate. BJ moved to Port Charlotte in 2004, where he lives with his wife, Diane, and two dogs. He has four adult children. ...less.

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