Anybody who’s a fan of Southern Attraction is aware of that solid member Shep Rose attended the College of Georgia. The proud Bulldog is understood to sport a UGA baseball cap every so often and has participated in a couple of interviews with the college’s fan publication, Bulldawg Illustrated.
A giant a part of Shep’s school years, which spanned from 1997 to 2002 — “[I] took a victory lap,” he mentioned of being a fifth yr senior — was his involvement in a fraternity. In line with college students, the Bravo star’s former home remains to be thought of top-of-the-line on campus.
What fraternity was Shep Rose in at UGA?
The 40-year-old was a Chi Phi, which constantly ranks among the many high three fraternities on the public college based mostly on knowledge from GreekRank.com. One Greek alum referred to Chi Phi as “an outdated cash frat” whereas one other mentioned it’s part of “Douche Row.”
In a current chat with Bulldawg Illustrated, Shep seemed again fondly at his time in Athens, Ga., sharing that his favourite school reminiscence is “the street journeys to completely different campuses for away video games.”
Although he cherished to get together — one of many life classes he discovered at UGA was handle his allowance so as “to drink as a lot beer as doable with out operating out of gasoline” — Shep asserted that he nonetheless positioned a excessive worth on lecturers.
“Athens is a lot enjoyable, however you’ll fail out if you happen to don’t do your work,” he acknowledged. “Life is similar… [You] have to search out the stability. There are lots of my contemporaries that by no means may do this and received flushed out.”
Shep went on to earn his MBA at Vanderbilt College in 2009. He’s now an investor in a number of Charleston, S.C. bars and owns a clothes model referred to as Shep Gear.
The entrepreneur’s companies took a little bit of a success because of the coronavirus pandemic.
The Hilton Head Island native revealed in June that his bars quickly shut their doorways amid the worldwide well being disaster. “[They’ve] been closed… which sucks for our staff, however we’re airing on the facet of warning,” he instructed Bulldawg Illustrated.
“We’re beginning to movie Season 7 [of Southern Charm] once more as we converse,” he added. “I’m additionally performing some writing for the time being, can’t totally reveal what but it surely’ll be humorous.”
As for his subsequent huge enterprise, Shep admitted that he needs to do “an Uber for canines… so you possibly can take your pup to an outdoor deck and get him/her residence safely and possibly with somewhat bowl of meals and water!” Sounds… attention-grabbing.
And for many who are questioning, the truth star hasn’t been quarantining alone. Shep is presently courting a lady named Taylor Ann Inexperienced, and their relationship might be featured on Southern Attraction.
A supply instructed Individuals journal over the summer time that the couple is preserving issues comparatively informal. “She solely moved to Charleston a yr or so in the past, so she’s nonetheless new to the world and isn’t precisely trying to calm down simply but,” the insider famous.
“And Shep, after all, has lengthy been a bachelor. It really works for each of them. They are a cute pair.”
The brand new season of Southern Attraction premieres Thursday, Oct. 29 on Bravo.