Absolute Island Management, Inc. offers a dedicated team of licensed property managers. We are centrally located on Hilton Head Island and locally owned. Established in 2007, we serve a growing need for a professional property management company that specializes in long-term property and investment management as well as Multifamily Housing and Regime Management. We provide services to investment property owners for real estate management, leasing, contract administration and accounting as well as to Board Members and Association Communities. We operate in accordance with Fair Housing and are a member of the Beaufort County Apartment Association (BCAA), an affiliate of the South Carolina Apartment Association (SCAA) and National Apartment Association (NAA).
Kevin Quat Chief Executive Officer
Kevin has a background in a variety of multifamily housing applications. In 2003 Kevin graduated from Emory University and began his career in multifamily housing. He began working and learning from Julian LeCraw and Company, an Atlanta based Multifamily Manager and Developer. He worked onsite at two C Class 600+ unit apartment communities, and was involved with all operations at each. He advanced through the onsite positions to multi-site manager for the Luxury Condo Group at a time when condo conversions were paramount. He oversaw projects from construction to move in as a multi-site portfolio manager for JLC. In 2006, he moved to Hilton Head to oversee a condo conversion as for a 194 unit apartment to condo development on the Island.
Once in Hilton Head, Kevin saw a need for a highly responsive quality management firm to work with individual investors on their investments here. With a background in managing large million dollar multifamily assets, Kevin has taken the widely successful management approach from the larger real estate developers and has applied this to the individual investor with great success. His investors and owners are thrilled at the professional quality of work, timely responses and fast leasing that comes with his management.
Kevin has been president of the Beaufort County Apartment Association for the past 5 years (http://www.beaufortcountyapartmentassociation.com).
Phil Hildreth Association Director
Phil Hildreth brings to the table an extensive background in customer service. His career began in luxury hotel and resort management where he learned the importance of creating memorable experiences based on trust and communication. His role as Director of Associations for AIM allows him to follow through on a commitment to excellence that we make to the Board of Directors and homeowners to enforce the rules and regulations of a community. Phil incorporates a hands on approach to problem solving that will increase rents and sales to help your community withstand the struggles we face with this economy. Phil works with a responsive team of experts who will professionally and eloquently help turn your community into one that you can be proud of.
Gini Quat Accounting and Human Resources Director
Gini has an extensive background in accounting. After graduating from Kennesaw State University with a major in Accounting, Gini began work for a small accounting firm as a staff accountant. There should quickly learned about forensic accounting and book keeping as well as auditing financials for businesses. Being a people person, the accounting field was not a perfect match for her and she decided to find an application that involved her personality as well as her intellect. In 2004, Gini started work with an Atlanta Apartment Developer as a book keeper and assistant manager. There she learned the ins and out of property management and property management accounting. She immediately was coordinating maintenance and leasing teams for service requests, budgets and resident relations for the 300 unit Atlanta Perimeter Apartment Community called Park Towers II.