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Seabrook Island Real Estate Welcomes

Posted 04/22/2024

New General Manager & Broker in Charge, Ben Schuyler

Seabrook Island Real Estate is excited to announce the appointment of Ben Schuyler as the new General Manager and Broker in Charge, adding a dynamic leader with over twenty years of experience to our established team of accomplished Sales Executives. Ben’s arrival signifies a new chapter in the legacy of Seabrook Island Real Estate, promising a future guided by innovation and excellence.


Born and raised in Columbus, Ohio, Ben’s professional journey to Seabrook Island feels like destiny fulfilled. Educated at Columbus Academy and Granville High School, he pursued his passion for business, earning a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance & Management from Ohio University. In his formative years, he laid the groundwork for his strategic nature and problem-solving skills, defining his professional career.

Ben's connection to Seabrook Island.

Ben’s connection to Seabrook Island is deeply personal and long-standing. As a property owner on the island years ago, he grew up with a Seabrook Island backdrop alongside many cherished memories. This deep-rooted affinity for the island’s tranquil beauty and vibrant community life has come full circle with his appointment at Seabrook Island Real Estate, symbolizing a homecoming and a new chapter in his professional career.

His ability to drive significant growth & operational excellence.

Throughout his career, Ben has demonstrated exemplary leadership and strategic foresight. His ability to drive significant growth and operational excellence was proven by his tenure at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Carolina Sun Real Estate. His ability to lead, mentor, and drive initiatives has been pivotal in his roles, shaping a career marked by meaningful impact and enduring relationships.

Ben serves on the Board of Directors for several organizations.

  • South Carolina Association of Realtors (2011-2013 & 2018-2024)
  • Charleston Trident Association of Realtors (2011-2013 & 2023, 2024)
  • Incoming President (2024), Charleston Multiple Listing Service

Family and community lie at the core of Ben's values.

Alongside his wife Michelle, a Charleston native, and their three children, Ben embodies the essence of familial support and community engagement. Their shared experiences, from exploring Shem Creek to embarking on family travels, underscore Ben’s belief in the power of unity and shared moments.

Ben's vision for Seabrook Island Real Estate.

Ben’s vision for Seabrook Island Real Estate is one of transformative growth and enhanced living experiences for residents and guests alike. Leveraging his professional expertise and personal passion for Seabrook Island, he aims to lead with innovation, empathy, and a strategic approach to community development. Under his stewardship, Seabrook Island Real Estate is poised to uphold its legacy of excellence, offering a lifestyle unparalleled in its beauty, luxury, and community spirit.

It is with great pleasure that we welcome Ben Schuyler to Seabrook Island Real Estate. The appointment of an individual of Ben’s caliber signifies not only the arrival of a capable leader but also a member of the Seabrook Island family whose life’s journey beautifully intertwines with the very essence of our community. As Ben assumes his role at Seabrook Island Real Estate, we eagerly anticipate the dawn of a new era characterized by growth, innovation, and unparalleled commitment to excellence.

Jen Cookke
Chair of the Seabrook Island Real Estate Board

P.S. Ben will be at the Bohicket Lounge this Friday, April 26, at 5:00 for a meet-and-greet during Happy Hour. Please drop in and introduce yourself!

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