NAI Columbia
807 Gervais Street
Suite 200

Columbia, South Carolina United States 29201
t+1 864 678 5941

Specialties: Development, Industrial, Investment, Land, Advisory / Consulting, Banks, Special / Distressed Assets

Scope of Service Experience

As Broker-in-Charge, Jon supervises the brokers in the NAI Columbia office. He is responsible for the execution of the firm’s strategic plan, individual and division goal setting and implementation, as well as managing Shareholder accountability.


In his role, Jon’s unique ability to source deals and partner like-minded teams has led to the successful operation of a firm controlled fund which is currently in its second investment cycle. He has full P&L oversight and heads the firm’s executive committee. Jon has a proven record of increasing sales throughout the Carolinas and concentrates his efforts on continuing to grow the bottom line. Additionally, Jon coordinates every facet of broker training and development and performs an integral role in creating valuable instruction for administrative employees.

Background & Experience

Jon joined NAI Earle Furman in January of 2000, became a Shareholder in the firm in 2005, and was named CEO in 2011. Three years later, Jon became Broker-in-Charge of NAI Earle Furman. In January of 2019, NAI Earle Furman partnered with eight brokers to form NAI Columbia from the former NAI Avant firm. Jon oversees all aspects of NAI Earle Furman, NAI Piedmont Triad and NAI Columbia and leads six offices in South and North Carolina.


Bachelor of Arts, Furman University, 1997

Professional Associations & Designations

- Liberty Fellowship - Class of 2020

-YPO (Young President's Organization), 2012 to present

-SIOR (Society of Industrial and Office Realtors)

-Board Member, Community Foundation of Greenville

-Board Member, Greenville Housing Authority

-Past President, The Commercial Alliance of the Greater Greenville Association of Realtors

-Past Chairman, Loaves and Fishes – a food rescue program that collects and delivers over 1,100,000 pounds of food each year

-Former Director, Greater Greenville Association of Realtors - 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007

-Costar Power Broker - 2013, 2012

-NAI Earle Furman Capital Club, Gold Level - 2011

-NAI Earle Furman Capital Club, Platinum Level - 2011

-NAI Earle Furman Capital Club – Largest Transaction of the Year - 2010

-NAI Earle Furman Capital Club - Silver Level - 2009

-Named among the Best & Brightest 35 and Under by Greenville Magazine - 2009

-NAI Earle Furman Capital Club - Largest Transaction of the Year - 2008

-NAI Earle Furman Capital Club - Silver Level - 2007

-NAI Global Elite Performer - 2003

-GGAR, Commercial Realtor of the Year