Downtown Jax - Jake Gordon

Monday, April 29, 2019
Completely booked podcast host, Jenna posing with Downtown Vision, Inc. CEO Jake Gordon in the Jacksonville Public Library podcast studio. They are holding pieces of paper with blue writings of Jake's kids favorite books

Jake Gordon is the CEO of Downtown Vision, Inc., a not-for-profit 501(c)6 organization whose mission is to create and support a vibrant Downtown and to promote Downtown as an exciting place to live, work, visit and invest. 

Jake tells us all about what Downtown Vision is currently working on, and what the goals are for the future. He gives us some updates on big projects like the future of the Jacksonville Landing and the Laura Street Trio renovation. We also get some stellar book recommendations from his kids!

 

#Jake's Kids Book Recommendations

Book cover for the Amulet Book 1 by Kazu Kibuishi

Book cover for Who was Dr. Suess by Janet Pascal

#Jake's Book Recommendations

Book Cover for Benjamin Franklin: An American Life by Walter Issacson

Book cover for Radical Candor by Kim Scott

 

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