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Jacob Benedict
Jacob Benedict
Real Estate Agent
Keller Williams - On the Water
  • Alumni Society
  • 2011 HRIM
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Jacob works as a licensed real estate agent in the office of Keller Williams, where he uses his customer service and hospitality skills to serve clients in the real estate business along the Gulf Coast of Florida. He collaborates with an elite team of colleagues known collectively as TeamWorks, and he has been in the top 20% for production within his market center. His career began in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area, where he was hired into his first job in the country club industry at Belle Haven Country Club. He started as a food and beverage manager and was ultimately promoted to assistant general manager, during which time he also served as interim general manager. In 2018, Jacob took the opportunity to relocate with his family to Florida, where he became licensed as a realtor. 

Jacob graduated from Penn State's School of Hospitality Management in 2011, which provided the foundation for his future professional success. In his free time Jacob can be found at the barn with his horses. He has been an active equestrian his entire life, which included riding on the Equestrian Team while at Penn State. Jacob is proud to stay connected with the College of Health and Human Development, which he credits with enriching his professional and personal life.