Jonathan Fleming is an Advisor at SVN | Saunders Ralston Dantzler Real Estate in Lakeland, Florida.
Jonathan earned his real estate license in 2008 and started his career with Choice-Dantzler Properties. He joined Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Ralston Dantzler in 2012.
Jonathan then attended the University of Central Florida and graduated with honors with a major in Political Science and a minor in Business Administration. He was active in the Delta Tau Delta fraternity and participated in intramural sports.
Upon graduation, Jonathan gained extensive experience in the logistics industry which informs his current work in commercial real estate with SVN | Saunders Ralston Dantzler.
He worked at Phoenix Logistics & Cold Storage, owned by Colorado Boxed Beef Company (CBBC), until March of 2020. Jonathan’s roles included three years as transportation manager and four years as operations manager Jonathan was responsible for the budget, 75 employees across four departments including 25 drivers and 15 contractors, a fleet of 125 tractors and 200 trailers.
He worked with and helped acquired national accounts like Daisy Brand Sour Cream & Cottage Cheese, Coca-Cola North America, McDonald’s, Minute Maid, Natalie’s Orchid Island Juice Company, Cutrale, Florida’s Natural, Omaha Steaks, Bevolution Group, England Logistics, Saputo Dairy Foods, and Mission Foods.
Jonathan helped CBBC with acquisitions as it from a $1.2 billion company to over $2 billion, and he managed facility moves. Jonathan was one of two leads responsible for the remodel of a dry warehouse to build a 50,000 square foot freezer and cooler. He also worked on an implementation team for new hardware and software for warehouse management and transportation management systems.
Jonathan is highly involved in industry and civic organizations. He served on the following real estate committees:
• Realtors Political Action Committee (RPAC) for East Polk County Association of REALTORS®
• Events Committee for Lakeland Association of REALTORS®
• RPAC for Lakeland Association of REALTORS®
• Young Professionals Network for Lakeland Association of REALTORS®
• Legislative for Lakeland Association of REALTORS®
For the Polk County Board of County Commissioners, he currently serves on the Planning Commission board and previously served on the Board of Adjustments. He attends meetings of the Central Florida Development Council and monitors local city and county board meetings to stay informed of current events that may impact his clients. Since 2015, Jonathan has also been a member of Endeavor, Winter Haven’s organization for young professionals.
Like many in our brokerage, Jonathan enjoys the outdoors. He lives in Winter Haven with his wife Hannah and their two dogs.
• Industrial Real Estate
• Logistics and Warehousing
• Commercial Real Estate