About BEC

A Tradition of Quality Built on Strength And Integrity

BEC Construction was founded in 1986 to provide clients with a positive experience and the utmost in quality and expertise. Beginning as a local residential construction company, it has evolved through the years to become a full service commercial and residential construction firm. Through unfaltering integrity and superior knowledge of the industry, BEC has compiled decades of proven results and satisfied clients. The main source of business for BEC has always been repeat clients and referrals, a strong testament to its quality construction and solid principles.

After building a number of quality residential and light commercial construction projects, the company decided to establish a dedicated commercial division within the company that is fully committed to the commercial sector. It is ingrained within all employees of the company that maintaining positive relationships on all levels is crucial to its continuing success. BEC Construction has always been, and will continue to be, a company based on a foundation of solid principles with the main goal of building quality projects, but more importantly, quality and lasting relationships.

Clients can rest assured that they are dealing with a company that has the financial strength and industry experience to provide them with the product that they desire and the stability to be there for them in the future.

Leadership Team

Berry Coggeshall


Berry Coggeshall built the business from the ground up since 1986 and developed it into what it is today.

His immeasurable experience through the construction of countless custom homes and a number of commercial buildings provides great insight into every aspect of the company. Along with overseeing overall company operations and direction, Berry’s most important roles include maintaining positive client relationships and acquiring work.

Berry graduated from the University of South Carolina with a BS in Chemistry in 1982 and went on to obtain his Master of Business Administration from Appalachian State University. He is also a licensed SC Real Estate Broker and is an Unlimited General Contractor.


E: bcoggeshall@becconstruction.com

Ross Marple


Ross Marple joined BEC as Commercial Division Manager in 2015. Since that time, he has worked diligently to build a strong and positive presence for BEC along the coast of North and South Carolina.

Ross earned his BS in Business Administration from The Citadel in Charleston, SC. Through his many years in the industry Ross has gained extensive experience in all aspects of commercial construction. Having worked in various roles, from subcontractor to general contractor and as an owner/developer representative, Ross brings a team approach that has fostered much success.


E: ross@becconstruction.com

Rick Ammons


Spencer Blair


Jonathon Bourne


Bill Edwards


Sandy Sardini

Senior Accountant

Randy Shaffer

Assistant Superintendent

Sherri Shrout

Project Administrator

Thomas Stafford

Project Manager

Bruce Wilkinson

Assistant Project Manager