CRCBR’s Leadership Class offers an exclusive opportunity for members to become successful and build relationships with the goal of becoming future leaders of our organization and the commercial real estate industry. This year’s class is made of up eight participants. Here’s a little about one of them, Jaime Boast.
Name: Jaime Boast
Company Name: JLL
Current position/Industry Specialty: Senior Associate, Tenant Representation
Years in the industry: Commercial Real Estate (12), Brokerage (1.5)
Hometown: Born in Omaha, Nebraska but for the most part grew up in Northern Virginia.
Most satisfying part of your job: Meeting new people and learning about them and their business.
Last book you read: The Subtle Art of Not Giving A F*ck by Mark Manson
Favorite vacation spot: Hawaii – tie between the Big Island and Kauai because they are so incredibly different.
Favorite restaurant in Charlotte: Good Food on Montford
Hobbies/Interests: Traveling (I don’t get to do nearly enough of it), anything outside (usually kids sports these days), foodie, beer lover, Hokie Football fan.
One thing on your bucket list: Norway to see the Northern Lights
If you could have lunch with anyone (living or dead) who would it be and why? My grandfather. He passed away before I fully grasped what he accomplished in life and the impact his big personality had on everyone he met.
What you like best about CRCBR: The ability to build a relationship with a person you may be negotiating with one day and partnering with the next.