Carl Allen

Account Executive, Health and Group Benefits

Meet Carl Allen

callen@ctlowndes.com
843-532-6873
843-856-7819 fax
Mt. Pleasant, SC

I came to Charleston in 1966 to attend Porter-Gaud High School. In 1969, I enrolled at the College of Charleston, intending to be a marine biology major. The military interrupted college, and I spent the next three years in the Navy, serving in Vietnam and Norfolk, VA. I re-enrolled at the College of Charleston, majored in biology (pre-med), and tried to get into Veterinary School. I was unsuccessful at that, so I entered graduate school at the Citadel, graduating in 1986 with a master’s in business administration.

I was employed by WCSC-TV from 1980 to 1988 in advertising sales. I started with no clients, and when I left, I was the highest billing local salesperson. After a short stint with an advertising agency from Dallas, I went to work with the Joe Griffith Real Estate Company. Three weeks later, Hurricane Hugo hit, and the next year was a struggle. In 1990, I made the jump to the insurance industry and had been there since, specializing in brokering group health benefits to all sizes of businesses.

I joined C. T. Lowndes & Company in September 2003 to help create a health and life insurance department, and have been happy with them since then.

Leave Carl a ReviewGet a Quote
About Our Agency - View of a Horse Drawn Carriage Ride in the Historical Downtown Area of Charleston, South Carolina

  Request an Insurance Quote

As an independent agency, we are here to help you find the right coverage.

  • Please do not include sensitive, private information in this area.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Get a Quote

It only takes a minute to get started.

  • Fill out the form, we’ll be in touch.
  • Go over your options with an agent.
  • Get the coverage you need.

Would you rather discuss this in person? Get in touch with an agent today!