Ben Rogers


Driving leadership development and personal productivity.


  • Jolly Rogers & Company: Husband to Emma, father to Elliott & Fisher, trash taker-outer 
  • BUILD Coaching Company: Founded in 2019 with a vision to be a resource for and a connector of current and aspiring leaders in small business, sports, and other areas of life
  • Thursday Fire: Created in 2019, author of a short message published weekly for current and aspiring leaders
  • The Bottom Line Podcast: Started in 2017, Host of Thursday Fire, Little Things with Coach Sam Rogers, Dad’s Toolbelt with Coach Larry Sanders, and The Underground Huddle with established leaders in sports, business, and other areas of life as guest speakers
  • Rogers-Long Team Powered by Hometown Realty: Founded in 2014, Team Leader for eight top-producing agents and two coordinators
  • Hometown Realty: Junior Partner for the largest and highest-producing locally owned firm in Central Virginia, Treat People the Way You Want to be Treated Award
  • Hampden-Sydney College: Gammon Cup (character, scholarship, athletics), Stokely Fulton Award (scholarship, leadership, athletic achievement), Tiger Athletic Club President
  • Hampden-Sydney Football: Two-time captain, two-time ODAC champion, 1st team All-American, four-time 1st team All-ODAC, TD Club of Richmond State Offensive Lineman of the Year, inducted into H-SC Athletics Hall of Fame in 2022
  • Hanover Football: Three-time captain, Central Region champion