The Office Centers was established in 1990 to fill the niche of the much-needed full service office suites and business services in Greenville, SC. Growing with Greenville’s economy, The Office Centers added multiple locations, acquired competing executive office suite companies, and adjusted services to the ever-changing needs of businesses. The Office Centers is now the Upstate’s executive office suites leader serving more than 170 companies in 4 locations.
In 2013 local real estate businessmen Jon Pickhardt and Benjamin Smith, owners of sister company Flagship Properties and Flagship Property Management, acquired ownership and commenced operations. Lawrence Fischer remains a stakeholder in The Office Centers and is active on the board of directors.
H. Benjamin Smith, III
Owner/Director of Marketing and Sales
A South Carolina native, Smith has been a leading member of the local real estate community since 1997. Smith, owner of Flagship Properties and Flagship Property Management, serves on the Greater Greenville Association of Realtors Commercial Alliance Steering Committee. Smith is an avid fisherman and triathlete, marriedto Nancy Netter, M.D..and they have 2 teenage boys.
Owner/Director of Operations
Jon has been a member of the real estate community since moving back to Greenville in 2006. An owner of Flagship Property Management, Jon also serves as the 2014 President of the Greater Greenville Association of REALTORS. A sports enthusiast, Jon and his wife spend their free time volunteering at their children’s school and assisting with various youth sports programs.