About Progressive Mangement

Our Mission

It is our mission to provide quality management services to our clients, a positive work environment for our employees and a personal partnership with each community that is part of the Progressive Management family. The core of our management philosophy is strong leadership, a cohesive team, and working side by side with our partners in the communities we manage. At Progressive Management we come together as a family that all work in unison to improve each individual community managed and the community at large.  Progressive Management participates and supports many local Philanthropic endeavors giving back to our friends and neighbors in all the locations we manage.

Our Organization

Progressive Management of America, Inc. (Progressive Management) was established in 1995 by Michael and Gayle Kent. Progressive Management is a full-service property management and consulting company located in Destin, Florida. We service clients from Pensacola to Panama City, Florida.

Progressive Management specializes in Multi-Family Management, Commercial Property Management, Condominium Association Management and Homeowner Association Management. To support the communities we manage, we established Progressive Support Services to further service our communities with a full-service maintenance and construction team.  As part of our service we provide professional Engineers, Legal Counsel, Mediators, Consultants and other support services to ensure each community has the best support team in the industry.

Over the years, Progressive Management has been the leader in Hurricane Damage Restoration, Disaster Relief Loans, Community major renovations and enhancements, Customary Use guidance and application, and Community Covenants, Restrictions and Architectural Guideline updates.  Most recently Progressive Management has been the leader in the industry by quickly and concisely instituting Emergency Procedures and Policies to protect our communities during the Coronavirus Pandemic.  As part of our service to our communities Progressive Management facilitated the applications for Emergency Loans and Funds through the various Government Agencies to ensure our communities have the funds available to seamlessly continue to fund operating expenses during the Coronavirus Pandemic.

Our Outreach

  • Okaloosa Community Development Corporation- 25 years as officer and director
  • Okaloosa County Affordable Housing Advisory Committee Chairman
  • Walton County Cultural Arts Society
  • 30a Songwriters festival sponsor
  • Seaside School donor to music program
  • Impact 100 member
  • Provider of music recording studio services for qualified talented musicians