About Safeguard Charleston

Safeguard Business Solutions is an international company with over 400 independent business owners. We provide promotional merchandise to the businesses of Charleston, North Charleston, Mount Pleasant, Summerville, Goose Creek and across the lowcountry. At Safeguard Business Solutions, we serve businesses of any size with their marketing and branding needs by offering a full array of apparel, commercial printing, recognition items, promotional products like pens, coozies, bags, drinkware, notebooks… in short if you need to put your name on a product, we can help you. In addition, here at Safeguard Business Solutions of Charleston, we help businesses with their internal business needs by offering a full range of stationery products, the industry’s most secure business checks that offer 24 different security features, if you have form needs, standard or custom we can help!

Through Safeguard’s long standing relationships with the top promotional suppliers for all the products we offer, you will find our pricing to be very competitive regardless of the quantity of branding and marketing products your business is looking to purchase.

Meet the Safeguard Charleston team!

Bob Mattie


Bob Mattie attended Loyola University of Maryland. From 1988 to 2001 he worked with The Mattie Corporation. Bob then worked with ImaTek Imaging from 2001 to 2009. From 2009 to 2014 he was with First Systems & Resources. Bob began his career with Safeguard Business Solutions of Charleston, SC in 2014 which he continues today. After playing lacrosse at Loyola, he continued with the sport as a coach of of youth lacrosse in Charlottesville for 20 years. Bob has been helping customers with their marketing and branding needs for over 25 years!

Phil Smith

Phil Smith attended the University of South Carolina where he received his degree in Journalism in 1980. From 1981 to 1986 Phil worked as a Sports Writer for the Spartanburg Herald-Journal. He then worked in Maintenance Supply Sales from 1986 to 1991. He began his career as a Safeguard Solutions Owner in 1991 which he continues today. Phil is an avid golfer and enjoys coaching youth soccer.