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Trident Villa Rentals

Meet The Trident Team

Cecile has been in the vacation rental business since 1985, when she started as General Manager of O’Shaughnessy Resort Rentals in Charleston. Born and raised in the Lowcountry of South Carolina, Cecile previously owned and operated Charleston Resort Properties and Plantation Home Services before joining her husband Vince at Trident in 2000. A graduate of the University of South Carolina, Cele is active in many local organizations and is a board member of the Low Country Property Managers Association.


Property Management Team

Deb Thomas
Deb comes to Trident Villa Rentals with over 40 years of Property Management and Resort Rentals experience. She relocated with her husband to Hilton Head from the Charleston area early in 2016.  After working for a large resort company on the Isle of Palms, she brings knowledge of current marketing and advertising of vacation rentals as well as website design skills. Her outgoing personality and dedication to customer service makes her a perfect fit for the Trident Rentals team. 

Sarah Hopkins
Sarah has a Bachelors Degree in Journalism from the University of South Carolina.  She works for Trident Villa Rentals as our Social Media Specialist. 

Bonnie Zanka

Bonnie is a licensed Property Manager who relocated to the Hilton Head area in 2005 from Indiana. After spending many years in the Human Resource field, she found hospitality opportunities in the Low Country.  Bonnie enjoys being near the water, reading, and her pets.  

John Eck

John is a Junior at the College of Charleston, with a double major in Business and Tourism Management.  He works part time checking villas and assists with countless property management duties when he is not on the basketball court.   He is a 3 year member of the College of Charleston basketball team.   Go Cougars!

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