Our team

We are Black Diamond Group

"Our partners and employees are highly skilled real estate development and construction experts with decades of experience…”

Richard J. Magner Jr.

Managing Member

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Rich Magner, Managing Member of Black Diamond Group, LLC has been a developer and building contractor of commercial real estate development projects since 1977.

Since the seventies, Rich has worked for many development and construction companies focused on retail development and construction including Morgan Real Estate, Related Group, Adler, the Tower Group, and RJM Development Group.

Most recently, Rich was the Vice President of Real Estate Development and Construction at Morgan Property Group, before branching off and creating Black Diamond Group, LLC and RJM Development Group, LLC.

Rich was the Vice President of Real Estate Development and Construction at Morgan Property Group.

Kevin Jones

Member

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Kevin Jones graduated from Virginia Tech with a Bachelor of Science degree in Building Construction from the School of Architecture.

Kevin spent the next three plus decades with Jones Realty and Construction Corporation, a family owned business located in the Commonwealth of Virginia. During his time with Jones Realty and Construction, Kevin also served as the manager of Blue Marlin Development, LLC, a custom vacation home construction company that built multi-million dollar luxury custom homes in the Outer Banks of North Carolina..

In 2010, Kevin became a founding owner, along with Rich Magner, of Black Diamond Group, LLC. Since 2010, Kevin has served as the Manager of the company and currently serves as the head project manager for all construction projects of the company. Kevin oversees the day to day functions of the company, is in charge of budgeting, estimating, project management, and is intimately involved with maintaining tenant and developer relations.

Kevin is an avid hunter, both locally in Virginia, and internationally. He also enjoys outdoor activities such as cycling and skeet shooting.

Kevin became a founding owner, along with Rich Magner, of Black Diamond Group, LLC. Since 2010.

Patrick Magner

VP of Business Development / Project Manager

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Patrick Magner is a third generation real estate professional who has focused his entire education and experience on real estate law, real estate development, and construction of retail buildings.

Patrick attended Florida State University where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the College of Business in 2010, double majoring in Real Estate and Risk Management & Insurance. After earning his Bachelor's degree from FSU, Patrick immediately entered law school and earned his Juris Doctor degree from Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center in 2013. Immediately after graduating from NSU's law program, Patrick sat for the Florida bar exam and began the very next semester pursuing a Master of Laws degree (LL.M.) in Real Property Development from the University of Miami School of Law. Patrick earned his LL.M. degree in Real Property Development from UM in 2014 and is licensed to practice law in Florida.

Patrick began his career in construction not long after earning his LL.M. Degree by relocating from South Florida to Charlotte, North Carolina, and joining the team at Black Diamond Group. While at Black Diamond Group, Patrick has had the opportunity to build various types of retail development projects for developers and international retailers alike, including Walgreens Drug Stores, 7-Eleven Convenience Stores (including gas), and retail shop buildings for tenants such as Starbucks Coffee and O’Reilly Auto Parts

Patrick is an avid yogi and enjoys the outdoors including hiking, climbing, and Formula 1.

Patrick attended Florida State University where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the College of Business in 2010.