William S. Cogswell, Jr


Mr. Cogswell has been in the real estate business since 1997. His extensive background includes work in development, construction, brokerage, and asset management. His detailed and forward thinking approach to design and investment is well known and has resulted in many award winning projects including the Cigar Factory, GARCo Mill, One Cool Blow, Frogtown, and Starland. Mr. Cogswell is a native of Charleston and a graduate of the University of the South. He also holds a Master degree from Columbia University where he received high honors for his thesis on sustainable building envelopes using concrete construction. He is actively involved with the Urban Land Institute and the Downtown Task Force, and he currently serves on the boards of the Coastal Conservation League, Historic Charleston Foundation, and GrowFood Carolina.