James Rogers, leader in Charlotte real estate and civic circles, receives Long Leaf Pine award

James Rogers, a longtime leader in Charlotte commercial real estate and civic causes, has been honored with the Order of the Long Leaf Pine, one of North Carolina’s highest civilian honors.

The award was presented Thursday at the annual meeting of the Charlotte Region Commercial Board of Realtors at Quail Hollow Club.

Rogers was a founding partner of Cauble and Co. of Carolina in 1982, a commercial banking and real estate investment sales brokerage firm. In 2005, he helped found Flagship Capital Partners, which develops, acquires, manages and leases medical office buildings across the Southeast. He also helped form the Charlotte Region Commercial Board of Realtors.

He has served in various roles at Leadership Charlotte, the YMCA, the Arts & Science Council and Myers Park United Methodist Church.