As Co-Founder of Sandpiper Vacation Rentals, Mark Mitchell is a skilled real estate agent and broker with 20+ years’ experience managing 12 of his own properties, one of which is his Sandpiper cottage in Seaside.
A side job at first, Mark managed his time between his rental properties and his insurance corporation. As president and owner of US Benefit Consultants, Mark specialized in employee benefits, with a concentration in sports insurance; with clients including the Atlanta Braves, Atlanta Thrashers, and Atlanta Hawks. For 25 years Mark excelled at both his consulting corporation and property rentals.
In 2008, Mark teamed up with his daughter, Shannon, and decided to turn his attention to property management in hopes of sharing his knowledge and expertise exclusively with Seaside cottage owners! Mark and his wife Kathleen have two daughters, Shannon and Hayley and a son, Trevor. All of whom have had a hand in the business over the years. Mark enjoys building the family business and sharing his passion for Seaside with others. In his spare time, Mark is an avid golfer, skier, and runner and participates in the Seaside Half Marathon/5K annually.