FEB 16 -17, 2024


Stay up-to-date with event logistics, network with other attendees, and chatter about car pool planning, extracurricular activities and more in our private Whatsapp group!


Important information regarding parking and details of each day.



Park here:

JTB's Park + Ride

7000 Philips Hwy, Jacksonville, FL 32216

  • JWB's Shuttle runs from 8:30-10:00 AM
  • All drivers MUST park here.
  • There is NO parking available at the JWB Campus.

Get dropped off here:

JWB Companies

7563 Philips Highway, Suite 208 Jacksonville, FL 32256

  • There is NO parking available at the JWB Campus.
  • If you are driving and planning on parking, please see above information on where to park. 

JWB Companies

7563 Philips Highway, Suite 208 Jacksonville, FL 32256

  • Mingle and network with JWB Team, Sponsors and Attendees
  • Light refreshments and coffee will be available.
OPENING REMARKS: 10:00 - 10:45 AM

Led by Gregg Cohen, Pablo Gonzalez and JWB Team

    • Roll Call
    • Group Breakout
    • Gregg and Pablo's Intro
    • JWB Cares
    • Housekeeping
JWB CAMPUS TOUR: 10:45 - 11:30 AM

Get an in-person look at our operations, campus and meet our amazing team along the way!

  • Department Tours
LUNCH: 11:30 - 12:45 PM

Enjoy a fresh-cooked meal from our JWB Cafe!

  • Served in the JWB Cafe
  • Mingle with JWB Team, Sponsors and Attendees
LOAD BUSSES: 12:45 - 1:00 PM

Meet out front to hop on the bus.

  • Those that have special transportation requirements will be seated first.
  • We will NOT be returning to the JWB Campus, please bring all of your belongings. 
PROPERTY TOUR: 1:00 - 2:45 PM

Get an in-person look at one of our featured properties!

  • Enjoy the ride to/from our featured property, and check out the growing neighborhood along the way. 
LOAD BUSSES: 2:45 - 3:00 PM

Meet out front to hop on the bus.

  • Those that have special transportation requirements will be seated first.
DROP OFF: 3:00 - 3:30 PM

Drop Off #1

For those that drove to event:

  • JTB's Park + Ride

Drop Off #2

For team members or for those that plan to Uber to the Happy Hour:

  • JWB's Campus
HAPPY HOUR: 4:00 - 6:00 PM

Estrella Cocina

100 W. Bay St. 7th floor Rooftop, Jacksonville, FL 32202

  • Enjoy light refreshments and snacks
  • Sponsor Spotlight: Get to know NuView Trust and Ricci Insurance



Sweet Pete's Candy

400 N Hogan St. 3rd Floor, Jacksonville, FL 32202

  • Please give youself time to park and enter Sweet Pete's.
  • Street parking is free on weekends.
  • You can see an interactive map of parking garages here if you prefer to pay for enclosed parking.
KEYNOTE: 10:00 - 10:30 AM

Led by Gregg Cohen and Pablo Gonzalez

JWB INVESTOR PANEL: 10:30 - 11:00 AM

Moderated by Gregg Cohen and Pablo Gonzalez


A special event with esteemed panelists:

  • Lori Boyer, CEO | Downtown Investment Authority
  • Bryan Moll, CEO | Gateway Jax
  • Alex Sifakis, President | JWB Companies
LUNCH: 11:30 - 1:00 PM

Enjoy a variety of foods from Bellwether

  • Served at Sweet Pete's

Gather with your group in The Courtyard at Federal Reserve outside Sweet Pete's.

WALKING TOUR: 1:15 - 3:00 PM

Get an in-person look at the amazing Downtown Revitalization Project!

  • Led by JWB and Gateway Jax Teams
HAPPY HOUR: 3:00 - 5:00 PM

Sweet Pete's Candy

  • Enjoy refreshments and snacks on the Sweet Pete's patio and outside at The Courtyard at Federal Reserve
  • Sponsor Spotlight: Get to know Patriot Home Funding and Gateway Jax


Gregg Cohen | Co-Host

As a founding partner of JWB Real Estate Companies, Gregg Cohen has seen the company grow from humble beginnings to serving over 1,400 clients worldwide with total assets under management of over $800 million while personally owning over 300 rental properties since beginning his real estate career in 2006. JWB is a vertically-integrated real estate investment company that makes it easy for investors to own a fully-managed rental property portfolio in Jacksonville, FL. As host of The Not Your Average Investor Show, Gregg shares strategies for choosing the right real estate markets, understanding the five profit centers of rental property investing, and how to maximize your return on investment over a full real estate market cycle. In 2022, Cohen was recognized as an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year for the state of Florida. In addition, the JWB team continues to receive numerous accolades including being named an 12-time Inc. 500/5000 fastest growing comany, an 8-time honoree of the Best Places To Work in Northeast FL, and a 6-time recipient of the Gator100 award for the fastest growing companies in the world led by University of Florida graduates.

Pablo Gonzalez | Co-Host

Pablo Gonzalez is a visionary entrepreneur on a mission to prove that community building is the most valuable tool for value creation in today's business landscape. As an award-winning speaker, recognized as “Top 20 Under 40” by Brickell Magazine in 2015 and “Club Leaders of the Future” by Latino Leaders Magazine in 2012, Pablo has a proven track record of success across multiple industries, including construction, tech, non-profit, and marketing. He achieves this by creating powerful “stages” that promote the unique value of his clients, employees, and network members, fostering a thriving community where everyone has value to offer others. Pablo is also the host of the popular B2B Community Builder Show Podcast and Not Your Average Investor Show, where he shares his passion for relationship building through networking and content creation. An avid environmentalist and surfer, Pablo is committed to making a positive impact both in business and on our planet.



Where should I stay?

Interested in a unique Jacksonville stay?! JWB offers amazing short-term rental units that you'll love! We have a few available for you close to Downtown, and some close to the beach if you want a true getaway experience!

For those seeking personalized accommodations, our limited Airbnb options are provided by SSM Bookings. You can visit the following links to check availability and book your stay:

Jacksonville area:

Jacksonville Beach area

Please note that the applicable rates for these accommodations will be visible when selecting your desired dates on the booking website. To make your stay even more enticing, SSM Bookings is excited to offer exclusive coupon codes valid for February 16-18, 2024:
Apply the code NYAI2024 for a 15% discount.

For any further inquiries or assistance regarding these Airbnb bookings, please contact SSM Bookings at bookings@slvrst.com.

Hotel Recomendations

In the heart of downtown Jacksonville, you'll find a range of hotels that offer convenience and comfort for your stay. Here are some options to consider:

What should I bring to the event?

Please bring yourself, a positive attitude, water, snacks and comfortable clothes and shoes suitable for walking during the tour. We'll provide everything else, including swag items!

What's the dress code?

The dress code is casual. We recommend wearing comfortable clothes and shoes, as there will be walking involved.

Can I bring a guest?

We are at max capacity for this event. If you planned on bringing a guest, they must have been registered in advance.

Will meals be provided?

Yes, we will provide lunch on both days of the event, along with drinks during our happy hour events.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

If you have any questions or concerns, please email Coty Adams, our event coordinator, at coty@jwbcompanies.com. We're here to assist you!