Charles's professional specialties extend to being a Full-Service Agent, catering to Luxury, High-Profile Commercial, and Residential Properties in Northwest Florida. His steadfast belief in "Client 100% Satisfaction" as a paramount principal stem from his extensive background in the Hospitality Industry. He is deeply passionate about delivering 24/7 High-Quality Real Estate Brokerage & Advisory Services.
Charles, a seasoned Hotel Executive, has amassed a remarkable track record spanning four (4) International Hotel Companies, specializing in Real Estate Acquisitions & Franchise Development. Throughout his illustrious career, he has deftly handled 91 Commercial transactions in North America and the Caribbean. His expertise in the real estate arena is underscored by the fact that he has held a Real Estate Broker's License in multiple states, including Florida, Arizona, and Georgia. Currently, he serves as an Associate Broker with BERSHIRE HATHAWAY in Destin, Florida.
One of Charles's most significant accomplishments lies in his pivotal role within a marketing team responsible for a substantial real estate achievement – the sale of over $14.3 million dollars of properties along the stunning Emerald Coast. Beyond his professional endeavors, Charles is deeply engaged in the local community. He has dedicated his time and expertise to serve on the local Board of Trustees for Emerald Coast AmiKids and has also contributed to the national board. Additionally, he is a devoted member of the Knights of Columbus, with a decade of commitment, and actively participates in the Destin History and Fish Museum Board.
In his personal life, Charles finds joy in traveling, sailing, and deep-sea fishing, often sharing these experiences with his son, Charles Jr. Furthermore, he has embarked on a journey of learning farming and gardening with his daughter, Carolyn.
Charles's journey began in New Orleans, Louisiana, where he was born and raised. While attending De LaSalle High School, he achieved remarkable success by winning the Louisiana State Springboard Diving Championship for three consecutive years. This impressive feat earned him a four-year scholarship to the University of Alabama. Following his graduation, he assumed the role of opening General Manager and VP of Sales at the Holiday Surf & Racquet Club Condominium in Destin, Florida. During his tenure, he skillfully managed the sales of 166 condominiums in just a three-year period.