Development Manager, Landmark Enterprises
Jonathan Oakman currently serves as Development Manager at Landmark Enterprises, a full-service commercial real estate company in Mount Pleasant, SC. Since joining the Landmark team in early 2016, he has been responsible for managing a portfolio of development projects that include industrial, office, and historic rehabilitation. He oversees the projects from pre-development through construction and lease-up, as well as assisting with sourcing and evaluating potential deals.
Prior to Landmark, Jonathan served as Vice President for Development at Hanlan Consulting & Development, a commercial real estate development firm in Charleston. From 2009-2014, Jonathan was the Director of Business Services for the City of Charleston. In that role he provided assistance to small businesses in site selection, business financing, and navigating permitting and approval processes. He was also responsible for supporting redevelopment projects, managing Federal and State tax credit programs for the City, and implementing initiatives to improve Charleston’s small business environment.
Jonathan has a strong background in economic development, real estate finance, and community development. Prior to moving to Charleston, he worked for the New York City government financing affordable housing development, and also for the Alliance for Downtown New York, a non-profit that focuses on economic development and business attraction in Lower Manhattan. Jonathan holds a Masters in Public Affairs from Princeton University and a B.A. in political science from Williams College.