Jason L. Tobin
President and Chief Operating Officer
By his own admission, Jason Tobin “hangs out at about 30,000 feet,” a vantage point from which he can view the big picture as he creates and develops real estate strategies. As President and COO, representing the third generation of the family to run the company, he is responsible for the day to day operations of the company, assuring that the right people and the logistics are in place to maintain the Tobin tradition for delivering value to our customers and partners. Jason maintains a full pipeline of opportunities for investors, including real estate ventures, property acquisition/disposition, and construction. He oversees the asset management and leasing of the entire Tobin Portfolio, throughout the United States, having successfully negotiated tens of millions of square feet of leases.
Over the past twenty-five years Jason has used his extensive experience in management, leasing and real estate brokerage operations to increase the value of many of Tobin’s investments. He has helped Tobin seize opportunities in the retail, residential, office and medical property arenas. Relying on his years of experience and instincts, he adds value at every stage, from ground up development to project fruition.
As a licensed Florida, Georgia and Tennessee Real Estate Broker and a licensed Florida Community Association Manager, Jason oversees all of Tobin’s brokerage operations. Jason also runs our construction division, Tobin Construction Group.
He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Communications from the University of Miami. He also holds the designation of Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) from the CCIM Institute, the designations of Senior Certified Leasing Specialist (SCLS) and Certified Development Professional (CDP) from the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), and the designation of Certified Property Manager (CPM) from the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM). He is also an active member of the National Association of Realtors (NAR) and the Urban Land Institute (ULI), as well as a Trustee on the Board of Directors for the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce. He is a past Trustee on the Board of Directors of the Florida Film Board.
Jason is a Past Master of West Broward Masonic Lodge No. 253 in Pembroke Pines, Florida, and a Thirty Second Degree Mason (32º KCCH) Knight Commander of the Court of Honor in the Valley of Miami Scottish Rite of Freemasonry. He is also an active member of the Mahi Shriners and the Royal Order of Jesters.
Jason served for over a decade on the Board of Directors of Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Greater Miami, was a Vice Chairman of that institution, and has the pleasure of being the Big Brother to the same child for over 25 years. He has served on the Board of Directors of the Florida Grand Opera. Jason was the Vice Chargé de Missions of the Confrerie de la Chaine des Rotisseurs - Bailliage de Greater Fort Lauderdale. He has been an instructor with Junior Achievement, inspiring Middle School students to value free enterprise, business, finance and economics. Jason actively supports Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies of Broward County. He is also an active member of the Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels and the Shriners Hospitals for Children.
He lets off steam by playing blues guitar – a 40-year enthusiasm shared by his black standard poodle, Zeppelin.