BB&C Realty
4706 Chiquita Blvd S, #200
Cape Coral FL 33914
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Raised in SW Florida his whole life, Jacob graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Florida with a Business Degree in 2006. Upon Graduation, Jacob moved back to Sunny SW Florida and started his career in the Construction Industry. He then earned his real estate license in 2009 and his Brokers license in 2011. Since becoming a Broker, Jacob has been a part of over 1,300 transactions and over 250 million in sales and has gained a wealth of knowledge in all aspects of real estate – Land Development and Permitting, New Construction, Investments – Both Short and Long Term, Property Management and Overall Residential Sales.

As a member of the Royal Palm Coast Realtor® Association, Jacob has been a Board of director for a 2 year term, A Florida Board of Director, RPAC Chair, Tech and Trends Chair, and a member of numerous committees - Events, YPN, Finance, and Public Policy.

Outside of Real Estate, Jacob is married to his wife Megan of 11 Years and has three beautiful Children! He is also a member of the Board of Directors for Cape Coral American Little League and enjoys coaching his 2 sons and rooting on his daughter in Gymnastics!




NextHome Advisors
1400 Colonial Blvd #260
Fort Myers FL 33907
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Jason Jakus is the Owner-Broker of NextHome Advisors, an innovative and consumer centric real estate company with over 45 REALTORS® in 3 offices in Lee County Florida, specializing in Luxury and Waterfront homes. Jason served as the 2015 President for the Realtor® Association of Greater Fort Myers and the Beach and as District Vice President for Florida Realtors® in 2016. Jason is the 2018 State President for the Florida Real Estate Business Institute. In addition, Jason has served as Chairman for several committees such as YPN, MLS, Technology and Broker Exchange and he served on the Finance Committee for 5 years. 

Jason has served as a Director for Florida Realtors® since 2011 and a National Association of Realtors® Director since 2014. Jason has chaired committees for Florida Realtors® including the Business Trends and Technology Forum and Property Management Committee. Jason is a “techy” and his passion is everything Multiple Listing Service (MLS) and prides himself on staying on top of current profession issues and trends like AMP and UPSTREAM. Jason is a highly sought after National Speaker and Real Estate Instructor, and has authored several courses including “Avoid the Hack”, “Survive and Thrive”, “Building Your Business Pipeline”, and “Master Negotiation Techniques”. Jason is also a Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI) instructor for Florida Realtors and teaches “Sales & Marketing”, “Contact to Contract”, “Goal Setting & Business Planning”, “Personal Promotion” “International Real Estate” and “Technology Tools”. Jason has averaged 98% on his Instructor Evaluations and has built his entire speaking success on referrals, just like he has done in his own real estate business.

Jason has earned his Council of Residential Brokerage Managers (CRB), Graduate Realtor® Institute (GRI), Council of Residential Specialist (CRS), ePro, Broker Price Opinion Resource (BPOR) and Short Sale Foreclosure Specialist (SFR). Jason is a Real Estate Instructor and approved to teach GRI Courses for Florida Realtors®. Jason has a passion for Risk Management and Realtor® Safety and is certified to teach the REBAC NAR Safety Course. 

In 2012 Jason was awarded Realtor® Of the Year by the Realtor® Association of Greater Fort Myers and the Beach. Jason was also awarded a Quilly Award by the National Academy of Best-Selling Authors® for his contribution for his best selling book “Cracking the Real Estate Code”. Jason won the highest honor and award for NextHome in 2016, the Excellence Award, which is Awarded to a NextHome member who exemplifies the ideals, passion, production, leadership and reputation that embody the NextHome culture. Jason was awarded “Broker of the Year” by the Royal Palm Coast Realtor® Association in 2017. The Florida Realtors® awarded Jason with the “Realtor® Achievement Award”, the second highest honor given a Florida Realtors® member. Over the past 14 years, Jason has been a speaker for State Realtor® Conferences, the Retail Industry Leaders Association and the National Retail Federation.





John R. Wood Properties
15065 McGregor Blvd #105
Fort Myers FL 33908
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Paul Cohen has been a Fort Myers resident since 2011 but has been coming to SW Florida since 1985. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Management from Rutgers University and has over 35 years of experience in the Banking industry related to Credit and Real Estate. In addition to serving on the Professional Development and MLS Committees, Paul is also a licensed Community Association Manager, Past President of the SW Florida Chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditors, a Certified Fraud Examiner, Chairperson of the Finance Advisory Committee of the Lee County School Board, Member of the Lee County Attainable Housing Committee, Officer on an HOA Board and Past Treasurer of a Condominium Association Board.

His goal is to help make the Royal Palm Coast Realtor Association the envy of other Realtor Associations through improved training, better use of technology and better use of the Association's financial resources. He is passionate about making Southwest Florida better for its residents and all businesses as evidenced by his community involvement.

Throughout his 35 years serving in these various roles, he has learned how to effectively lead teams and entire organizations though business and strategic plans as well as increasing the day to day operations of each organization he has had the honor to serve. He plans on bringing this experience into his role as Director for the Board.                                





John R. Wood Properties
1204 Flamingo Dr.
Cape Coral FL 33904
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Real Estate is our business, I am very passionate about serving all the members of our association and making everyone’s
voice heard. I have been a full time Realtor since 2001 and can certainly relate to all the issues we encounter in our daily
routines. Real Estate is an ever changing industry and I will be on the forefront sharing those changes with the members. I
believe this support from our association will provide everyone with the knowledge, tools and growth for all of our members
to be successful, this is paramount!

Since 2018, I have been a member of the Public Policy committee and a Major Investor in our Realtor Political Action
Committee (RPAC). In addition, I am a graduate of our associations 2018 Leadership Academy. This year I serve as the RPAC
Vice Chair, and am a Florida Realtor Director. I also currently serve as a Local Area Director for the Certified Residential
Specialists under the Residential Real Estate Council.

From 2014 to the present, I have served on the following State level Committees; Land Use, Attainable Housing and The
Florida Realtor Party Coordinating Committee (2019). This year, I was Honored to be a recipient of the Honor Society from
Florida Realtors. From 2015 to present I have been a member of the Education Committee for The Council of Residential Real
Estate, and in 2018, I served on the Research Committee for the National Association of Realtors.

From the experiences and knowledge I have gained over the years, it would be my honor to serve as a Director for the Royal
Palm Coast Realtor Association. Let me be your voice and let's keep the growth of our association going together!!! Please
vote for Karen Borrelli, as your 2020/2021 Board of Director.                             




1567 Hayley Ln #205
Fort Myers FL 33907
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Nicholas Bejelis is a GRI certified licensed Realtor®, born and raised in Fort Myers. He is a member of NEFAR, the Royal Palm Coast Realtor® Association, and serves on the Board of Directors for Florida Realtors®. Nick currently chairs the Technology and Production committee, vice chairs YPN, and sits on Professional Standards. Nick graduated the RPCRA Leadership Academy in 2017 and is a Florida Realtors® Faculty member licensed to teach FR CE approved courses.

Prior to being a Realtor®, he was a mortgage broker for many years helping facilitate transactions from the other side. Nick aslo attended FGCU where he accumulated multiple business degrees including a Masters graduate degree with a concentration in accounting & taxation which propelled him in the public and private accounting industry. His mortgage experience, collegiate background, and accounting practice helped prepare him for his career in real estate.

Nick relishes being a Realtor® because it allows him to branch out and pursue other avenues of the business that he enjoys; like teaching, coaching, and learning. His interests outside real estate include scuba diving, piloting, and traveling with his wife Lindsay.