Susan L. Beatty, President and CEO

Susan L. Beatty is the President and CEO of the Beatty Companies. She is also a Board Member of the Beatty Companies. Ms. Beatty received a business degree from the College of Charleston and is a member of the Board of Advisors for the College’s Business School.  Ms. Beatty has a diverse background in education and performing arts, spanning from international recording artist, musician, and professional songwriter, to business entrepreneur and real estate investor. In 2005, Ms. Beatty formed Susi B. Marketing, Inc. with the goal of developing wholesome entertainment properties that would positively affect the lives of children.  Ms. Beatty created “Angie the Ant® and The Bumblebee Tree,” Angie was signed as the official mascot for Prevent Child Abuse America, the largest child abuse prevention organization in the United States. Ms. Beatty resides in Charleston with her family, Luke, Saleh and Rosie.

Ken Miller, Chief Operating Officer

Ken Miller is Chief Operating Officer of Beatty Management Company. Ken joined Beatty in May of 2014 with 30 years of experience in virtually every facet of the commercial real estate industry. As COO he is responsible for overseeing the company’s operations, which includes leasing, asset management, property management, marketing, human resources and information technology. Prior to joining Beatty (2013-2014) Ken provided management-consulting services to Gazit-Globe, one of the world’s leading multinational real estate companies. Over the last several decades, Ken served in several senior executive roles including: Senior Vice President of Equity One, Inc., national real estate investment trust located in Miami, Florida (2008 – 2012); Executive Vice President of Eastbanc, Inc., an international real estate firm (2006 – 2008) and Senior Vice President of First Washington Realty, Inc. a national real estate owner/operator (1992 – 2006). Ken is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers and attended the University of Maryland.