Jaguar Land Rover North America
As manager of RLB Squared in Bluffton, South Carolina, Geoffrey “Geoff” J. Block directs daily staff activity and spearheads company real estate transactions. Geoff Block recently oversaw RLB Squared’s acquisition of Sharp Plaza and the headquarters of Jaguar Land Rover North America in Mahwah, New Jersey.
Opened in March of 2018, the Jaguar Land Rover North America headquarters represented a $30 million company investment. In addition to significantly boosting Jaguar Land Rover North America’s overall square footage, these headquarters feature a vehicle showroom and a center for product research, development, and training.
Jaguar Land Rover North America occupies a place in Sharp Plaza, a 147,077-square-foot office park located just off the ramp to I-287 and Route 17 in Mahwah, New Jersey. The irregularly shaped parcel of land also offers easy access to various local surface traffic arteries. With 647 total parking spaces, it has a respectable parking ratio of 4.4 spaces per 1,000 rentable square feet.
Junior Leadership Program
Well-versed in business and finance, Geoffrey J. Block serves as the manager of RLB Squared, a real estate firm that oversees a portfolio of assets including residential properties, malls, assisted living facilities, and shopping centers. Throughout his career, Geoff Block has supported numerous nonprofit organizations such as the Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce.
The Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce advocates the common interests of its community members while supporting businesses and enriching people’s lives. One of the programs and services that the Chamber facilitate is the Junior Leadership Program.
Established in 2000, the Junior Leadership Program aims to encourage high school students to become young leaders in their respective schools and communities. Open to sophomore and incoming junior students, the Junior Leadership Program includes seminars, workshops, service learning projects, and personal interaction with industry leaders. In addition to a minimum GPA of 2.5 and permission from parents and school administrator, students must also provide three personal references to qualify for the program.