JBL Asset Management is a privately held fully integrated service commercial real estate company specializing in Retail Shopping Center acquisitions, management, and development. Founded in 2005 by Jacob Khotoveli, JBL invests private capital on behalf of itself, and its investment partners. JBL is based in South Florida and invests in major MSA's on the Eastern half of the US.
JBL's portfolio currently exceeds over 2,000,0000 square feet of real estate, and is actively in pursuit of additional opportunities in major MSA's throughout the country with deal sizes up to $40,000,000. JBL has transacted with numerous institutions and has a strong reputation for execution in the industry.
Meet The Team
Chief Executive Officer
Rob Truett works closely with Jacob Khotoveli to innovate and execute on JBL’s corporate strategy. Determined to identify market inefficiencies throughout all stages of real estate cycles and quickly capitalize on opportunities before the broader market shifts, Rob has successfully transacted in excess of $1 billion for both large institutions and private capital.
Rob serves on the ICSC Nexus Planning Committee and maintains an active role with ICSC’s Political Action Committee.
Chief Operations Officer
Marc is responsible for overseeing the Group’s operational & systems organization, which includes operations management, capital planning, project & planning management. Marc handles the overall day-to-day business operation ensuring smoothness of production, systems, and implementing procedural processes required to accomplish JBL’s mission and goals in the retail commercial real estate industry marketplace.
Regional Property Manager
Jonathan manages project sites to ensure that construction is progressing with efficiency and precision. Responsibilities include maintaining subcontractor scheduling, site layout and direct relations with subcontractors and building officials, while enforcing a clean and safe work environment. As a United States Marine Corps veteran, Jonathan’s attention to detail and true sense of leadership continues to be a valuable asset to the JBL Team.
Lease Administrator / Paralegal
With over 25 years of commercial real estate experience, Jill is a versatile and valuable addition to the JBL team. She began her real estate career in Chicago assisting in the commercial finance division of Mesirow Financial. After moving to Florida, Jill was a Property Manager for a number of high profile Landlords including Terranova Corp, CREC, and Paramount. She transitioned to the tenant side as a Lease Administrator at the Office Depot headquarters in Boca Raton, Florida where she managed over 350 retail leases and realized expense recovery savings of $1 million annually. She is a graduate of Western Illinois University where she was a Division 1 scholarship athlete for swimming.