2022 Directory of Supporters
A Charleston Mansion whose majestic history inspires celebrations, conversations, and creativity. Built in 1843 as a private mansion and styled through the years to become the shining example of Charlestonian architecture you see today, the intimate, eleven-room boutique historic hotel of 20 South Battery is a singular way to experience history in modern luxury accommodations. Join us on the broad and breezy front porch across from White Point Garden, or in the parlor for complimentary wine and cheese each evening. Stroll our splendid grounds before entertaining guests in the grand ballroom. True Southern hospitality is on display at this gem of the Historic District, and we can’t wait for you to stay with us!
Anderson Insurance Associates is a full service agency offering Personal and Business Insurance products (home, auto, watercraft, commercial/business, workers’ compensation). Our home office is in Charleston, SC, with additional offices located in Aiken, Greenville, Hilton Head Island, James Island, and Pawleys Island, SC to serve you better. We understand that you want an insurer who is responsive to your needs. At Anderson Insurance, you can find a professional insurance advisor to meet with you face to face to discuss your personal or business risks. It is our goal to support you 24/7–while our office hours are 8:30AM-5:00PM Monday through Thursday, we’re open on Friday from 7:30AM-4:30PM, and we can always be reached for emergencies at 843.614.5126.
The Blind Tiger is an institution of the Charleston Food and Beverage scene, serving Lunch and Dinner 7 days a week, and Sunday Brunch. Voted “Best Patio” and “Best Charleston Bar” countless times, The Blind Tiger is where the LOCALS call home.Visit blindtigerchs.com for more information.
Locally owned Carriage Properties is the leader in luxury listings and sales in the Charleston area, from virtually every street at the city’s Historic District to unique sites in the Lowcountry. Our full-time professional agents work as a team and are involved in real estate because of a love of houses and architecture and a strong connection to place. When it comes to unique, historic properties, our experience and knowledge are unmatched. At every step of the transaction, we are fully committed to providing the highest level of service and to building client trust.
Located in the vibrant heart of historic downtown Charleston, The Charleston Place is just steps from some of the city’s best independent shops, the City Market, antique stores, museums, historic sites, and art galleries.
Over 100 years ago, William Joseph Croghan, a hand engraver and jeweler, opened his store in an 18th century Charleston single house on King Street. As the oldest family owned jewelry store in town, Croghan’s Jewel Box is a treasure trove of the most exciting and unique inventory in the Lowcountry. With a full jewelry shop in house, Croghan’s is a trusted place for jewelry repair, custom jewelry design, and appraisal services.
Working from Charleston, South Carolina, Glenn Keyes Architects practices in an architectural landscape filled with nationally significant structures in a city that has always been at the forefront of historic preservation. Our portfolio spans nearly 30 years of residential, commercial and institutional projects. As trained preservation architects, we are committed to the highest standards of preservation and restoration while meeting today’s needs through creative problem solving and sensitive design.
Driven by passion and united by purpose, HITT Charleston is the local office of a top-ranked national commercial general contractor providing quality construction management to the Lowcountry area. HITT provides clients with expert teams specializing in a wide variety of project types including base building, corporate interiors, government, healthcare, life sciences, hospitality, law firms, multifamily, technology, and commercial services. Our dedicated construction professionals are committed to delivering positive, seamless construction experiences for our clients and focus on every little detail to bring visions to life. To learn more about what HITT Contracting can do for your company, visit hitt.com/charleston.
We identify, evaluate and execute strategic acquisition and development/redevelopment opportunities across Charleston’s many submarkets and property types, where we believe we can create value for our investors. By sourcing and executing acquisitions, joint ventures, and equity investments we push returns through value-add strategies, opportunistic outlooks, and risk mitigation. Drawing on this development experience and utilizing the strength and size of a highly successful parent group, The Boulevard Company, allows us to excel at the general brokerage as well. From Class-A commercial office space to luxury historic homes, and beachfront STR properties, our team is dedicated to achieving sales and leasing success in an extremely competitive marketplace. Anchored by years of compiled market research, expertise, and a hands-on approach, our proven campaigns, and strategic programs highlight the vision, identity, position, and brand for each and every property & project we represent.
Located on the fashionable King Street overlooking the historic Marion Square, Hotel Bennett perfectly blends unparalleled luxury with an unmatched setting of the country’s most beloved city. Voted America’s #1 Luxury Hotel. Stylish guestrooms and suites transcend traditional upscale accommodations with custom furnishings and designs that authentically reflect Charleston’s famed elegance and grace. Indulge in designer pedestal tubs, separate showers, luxurious bedding and local artwork, among many intricate and thoughtful nuances that embody the Hotel Bennett experience. Connoisseurs will be in awe of Hotel Bennett’s signature restaurant and bar, Gabrielle, serving Stylishly Southern cuisine that captures the spirit of Charleston through genuine hospitality, a lively indoor bar and dining room, as well as the city’s finest outdoor dining terrace. In addition to Gabrielle, enjoy the sophisticated Camellias Bar, Charleston’s premier Champagne lounge; the chic La Pâtisserie; and the rooftop lounge Fiat Lux.
Koozer Painting Inc. has been specializing in Historic Renovations in Charleston for the last 25 years. We have had the pleasure of painting Drayton Hall, McLeod Plantation and countless other projects. We look forward to serving your needs. Look us up at koozerpainting.com.
LFA Architecture is a full service residential design firm, offering a full range of services tailored to your project, from the initial concept to move-in day and beyond. Most importantly, we’re here to serve you fully as you undertake your design project, whether a renovation, addition, new custom home, or historic restoration.
From distinctive period architecture, lively neighborhoods, and a thriving cultural scene to unspoiled coastal islands and beaches, Lowcountry living is inspired living. Let our team of experienced brokers help you find your place in Charleston to call home. View our properties at loislaneproperties.com.
Maison Real Estate’s singular mission is to provide the highest level of personal service to clients in the Charleston area market. A women-owned and operated boutique real estate brokerage, Maison’s professionals bring unrivaled expertise and intimate knowledge of the Charleston region. We are proud to have successfully represented buyers and sellers in transactions worth hundreds of millions of dollars, including brokering many of Charleston’s largest residential sales.
Margaret Donaldson Interiors is a full-service interior design firm specializing in luxury residential design and historic renovations in the Charleston area. The ability to understand and exceed our clients’ expectations, combined with the highest level of organization, creativity, and attention to detail have made MDI one of Charleston’s most well-respected design firms for over 30 years.
MHK Architecture and Planning is a client focused architecture firm that strives to create exceptional, livable designs that are personalized to each of our clients’ desired lifestyles. We are committed to the innovative design, planning, and management of buildings and environments that enrich the cities and communities we serve. From contemporary to vernacular style architecture from the coast to the mountains, our architects design homes and buildings that influence, sustain, and innovate. Founded by Matthew H. Kragh, AIA, the architects at MHK support his enduring vision of a firm whose driving principles are strongly based upon character, reputation, talent, and hard work
Old City Builders isn’t a typical general contractor; the demands of high-end construction in Charleston run far beyond typical. We offer turnkey craftsman services that provide a streamlined process across multiple trade disciplines. Our custom cabinetry and millwork shop produces top-tier products from regionally unrivaled talent, while our in-house crew can execute challenging and complex directives flawlessly. As classically trained preservationists, under the tutelage of a generation of Charleston’s finest educators from the College of Charleston and the American College of the Building Arts, OCB is well-positioned to understand and excel in the most sensitive historic and new construction environments.
Rhodes Boutique and Rhodes Home + Gift shops are locally owned by Caroline Rhodes. Rhodes Boutique is a curated collection of ladies apparel, shoes, accessories, baby gifts, men’s gifts, and lots of books! Rhodes Home + Gift is four doors down, and features home décor, fine linens, such as Matouk, Sferra, and Bodrum, accent pieces, and wedding registry. We offer bespoke design services with Schumacher fabrics and wallpaper, as well as Laura Park Designs, and custom embroidery services. Both stores are conveniently located in South Windemere Center.
Rockwell Construction aims at meeting all of the clients’ needs in a professional manner, constantly seeking solutions and answers to the issues and circumstances that are involved in any project; while focusing on quality, affordability, architectural character and historic integrity.
Kiawah Island’s first, and only, 62+ Life Plan Community will introduce an effortless, elegant approach to senior living. Seafields pairs a magnificent location with 90 luxury one-, two-, and three-bedroom condominiums, as well as 16 assisted living residences and continuing care services. Residents will enjoy first-in-class amenities, magnificent dining venues, year-round social events, and premier access to 24/7 medical care. Seafields is scheduled to open in Fall 2024 and is mere steps away from the boutique shops and services of Freshfields Village.
Seafields.com | 200 Farm Lake View, Kiawah Island, SC 29455 | 843.920.2956
Founded in 1933, we’re the oldest insurance company in downtown Charleston and operated by the third and fourth generations of the same family. Representing the finest, most-competitive, A-rated companies writing high net-worth personal lines insurance on the peninsula, we have insured most of the homes downtown at one time or another in our company’s history.