Ben hails from Montgomery, Alabama and his home has been Telluride for 31 years. His long standing history starting in Telluride when he opened Freewheelin’ Bike & Board in 1989, one of the first snowboard-specific stores in the United States. Since then, Ben has been deeply engaged in the entrepreneurial evolution of Telluride and developed numerous projects in Telluride and the Mountain Village, with the largest development River Park in Ridgway, Colorado. He’s cultivated 25 years of real estate relationships and is an expert at representing buyers and sellers. His philosophy is using meaningful market knowledge to ensure his clients are getting the best property available. He’s represented market-setting regional developments and led the community via Melee in the Mines, KOTO and Rotary Club. Passionate about skiing, snowboarding and sailing, his greatest joys are his sons Zane and Frank. Ben has been one of TREC’s Top Brokers and remains a top Telluride region broker and producer.