Meet Our Professional Staff
Drew McElveen, Director, Surf Master Guest Services
Drew McElveen is proud to say he is a true local. Born and raised in Murrells Inlet, he grew up involved in all sorts of area activities. Led to the University of South Carolina at Aiken, via a collegiate golf scholarship, Drew graduated Cum Laude in 2014 with a degree in Business Marketing. After college, he joined Garden City Realty as a Vacation Planner in the Rental department. Within a year, Drew began attending school to become a licensed Realtor® and shortly after receiving his license, was promoted to the management position of our Surf Master By The Sea office.
Since 2015, Drew has consistently looked for ways to improve owner relations and ensure that each guest experience is an exceptional one. He appreciates the feeling that comes with accomplishing a task and has truly worked to embody the vision that, “Every number has a name. Every name has a story. And every story matters to Garden City Realty.”
*I have been working with Garden City Realty ( Drew McElveen- Surfmaster) for the past 8 years and have been very , extremely happy with him and Garden City Realty. Both communicate with me and if a problem with my condo as well as being very accommodating assisting with upgrades and fixings I might need. Its a great company and I having been using them since I bought condo back in 2000. Highly recommend them. - Karen B.
*Drew as well as all the other staff members I've encountered are knowledgeable, pleasant and most helpful. We have used this company for years and have had no problems! - Rebecca S.
*Drew and Garden City were incredibly sympathetic and kind in helping our family still look forward to an amazing vacation in Myrtle Beach. We are so excited to head down this Friday for some salt water and sand! -Kaelyn R.
*My experience with Drew McElveen and Garden City Realty was wonderful. I had a situation due to my reservation and COVID-19. Drew was very understanding. He explained the contracts between the owner of the condo as well as the contract with the renter. It helped me to understand the reasons for adhering to contracts with both parties. He did a great job of bringing our situation to a conclusion that was suitable to everyone. Thank you Drew we will rent again soon from Garden City Realty and you. - Cynthia G.
*Drew McElveen gave us an outstanding service. He helped us with the cancellation of our reservation due to COVID19. My familly and I really appreciate the way Drew and GCR took care of our situation. Great people, wunderfull service! Thank you so much Drew and GCR. -Daphne D.