CEO, John R. Wood Properties, Naples
Real estate brokerage firm John R. Wood Properties has 19 offices and more than 700 employees. Transactions last year in Collier and Lee counties alone totaled $3.65 billion. The company was founded in 1958 by Wood’s father. Philanthropy, says Wood, “is a major part of our culture.” Through its charitable efforts, the company is helping the local Salvation Army build a youth center.
|EDUCATION||Emory University (BBA)|
|SOMETHING SURPRISING||I am a golf nut; love the game even though I’ve never been as good at it as I was in some other sports.|
|SABBATICAL TOPIC||Probably some type of meditation and focus on higher spiritual levels|
|READING||Anything by Dave Barry, Carl Hiaasen, Randy Wayne White or John Grisham|