Bank of the Lowcountry Opens West Ashley Location


Charleston, SC, February 14, 2024– Bank of the Lowcountry, announced the opening of its newest full-service branch in West Ashley. Located at 1923 Sam Rittenberg Blvd, this expansion aims to bridge the gap between the existing Mt. Pleasant and Ravenel branches while providing community-focused and relationship-driven banking services to current and new customers.

“We are excited to expand our franchise into the West Ashley area of Charleston, SC,” Marc Bogan, CEO of Bank of the Lowcountry, commented. “We have a great team, led by our Market President, Chase Talbert, and can’t wait to bring our style of community banking to this growing area of Charleston.”

EVP and Market President for Bank of the Lowcountry Chase Talbert noted “The opening of our West Ashley branch furthers our goal of expanding the bank's Charleston footprint to better serve our current and future clients. Centrally located between our Mt Pleasant and Ravenel branches, the new location on Sam Rittenberg Blvd is the ideal next step. As a West Ashley resident, myself, I look forward to sharing our bank and its relationship-focused culture with this amazing community.”

“We are thrilled to be open in West Ashley!” announced new branch manager, VP, and Consumer Lender Raymond Murray. “As a resident of West Ashley for over 50 years, it is nice to be able to bring Bank of the Lowcountry’s style of community banking to my home area. Our local knowledge and decision-making will be assets to the West Ashley community!”

With the successful launch of its newest branch, Bank of the Lowcountry expects to strengthen relationships with the Charleston community. The West Ashley team is looking forward to an official grand opening ceremony in the future but in the meantime, they encourage customers, friends, and community members to stop by 1923 Sam Rittenberg Blvd to visit and celebrate this milestone with them.

Headquartered in Walterboro, Bank of the Lowcountry provides a variety of traditional and online banking solutions to meet the needs of customers throughout the Lowcountry. Find out more at and follow Bank of the Lowcountry on Facebook and LinkedIn.