Cory S Powers, a proficient Project Manager residing in Sarasota, Florida, represents Jackson and Associates, a prominent company in the Sunshine State. Born and raised in Cobb County, Georgia, he, alongside his wife and five children, relocated to Sarasota to be closer to their extended family.
When he’s not immersed in his managerial duties, he is a multi-talented individual with a passion for sports, particularly football, where his heart belongs to the Georgia Bulldogs. He enjoys playing and spectating sports, staying active through regular exercise, and pursuing hobbies like furniture repair. Above all, he cherishes quality time spent with his family and relishes outdoor adventures.
In his current role as Project Manager for Jackson and Associates’ South Florida division, Cory shoulders diverse responsibilities. His duties encompass formulating and executing operational strategies, overseeing day-to-day business operations, managing personnel, scheduling tasks, and fostering strong customer relationships.
His educational journey began in Marietta, Georgia, where he attended a local high school before venturing to Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Michigan. Established in 1884, Ferris State has evolved into a state university offering many educational opportunities to secure bright futures for its students.
Post-graduation, Cory continued to refine his skills by enrolling in various educational courses and engaging in self-directed learning, becoming a skilled craftsman adept at building and repairing items.
Professionally, he is renowned for his management, sales, and operations talents. His dedication to Jackson and Associates is underscored by his commitment to the company’s core family values. His expertise encompasses diverse areas such as collective working, customer relations, and personnel management, showcasing his proficiency in building and leading high-performing teams.
Moreover, he is adept at delivering comprehensive solutions for clients, leveraging his keen eye for design and comprehensive knowledge of manufacturing, specification design, and production processes.
Outside of his professional life, Cory is deeply involved in various charitable endeavors across Georgia, Florida, and beyond. He actively supports organizations such as the Folds of Honor Foundation, Easterseals Community and Disability Services, Heifer International, and the Epilepsy Foundation of America, all of which focus on improving the lives of individuals and communities in need.