A recognized, accomplished entrepreneur and 20-year veteran of the residential and urban infill development industry. James Landers is known for dynamic leadership, innovation, and creating competitive advantages that matter. Mr. Landers has been involved in the acquisition, entitlement, construction, and leasing of over 750 homes throughout the Tampa Bay, Florida, region.
As an executive, James Landers has an excellent record of proven results across many different types of business functions. Mr. Landers has served in the top leadership of several organizations over his career, where he was involved in building and executing platforms of significant growth, brand building, and investor return.
James Landers career includes the Founding and Executive Management of one of the regions’ most successful urban infill real estate development firms, High Point Development. His firm completed dozens of residential projects, with a combined valuation of more than 200 million dollars. These include well-known, award-winning projects such as The Seybold, Legacy Park, Toscana, City Lofts South, Monticello, Valencia, and Clearwater City Homes.
Before he founded High Point Development, James Landers spent four years at LandCraft Development and was instrumental in the growth of the organization into various facets of real estate endeavors with a primary focus on acquisition and feasibility analysis.
Earlier in his career, James worked for a leading technology firm, NCR Corporation, where he enjoyed success in the area of Sales and Marketing prior to launching Total Events Solution. James has built and led sales teams, developed new services, and improved the ability to take a firm from concept to sale.
He is a leader in volunteerism and community involvement. James Landers founded the Youth Sports Foundation, which aims to provide equality of opportunity in athletics to disadvantaged youths in the Tampa Bay region. He has also been involved in Habitat for Humanity and the SYFC.