Jack Osteen

Before joining Coldwell Banker Commercial in 2016, he served as publisher for more than 12 years at his family’s newspaper, The Sumter (SC) Item, which he still owns along with other newspapers in South Carolina and Alabama. Educated at The University of South Carolina and Woodberry Forest School in Virginia, Jack offers clients a first-hand knowledge of the Southeast and what makes business succeed in the region.

Jack has served as Chairman of the Greater Sumter Chamber of Commerce where he was named Business Person of the Year in 2015, Chairman of the United Way board, president of the South Carolina Press Association, president of the YMCA board and president of the Sumter Rotary Club where he was named 2016 Rotarian of the year.

Jack recently completed the NIC (National Investment Center) Educational Boot Camp Series in both Skilled Nursing and Senior Housing.