FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of BBX Capital Corporation (NYSE: BBX, OTCQX: BBXTB) (“BBX Capital” or the “Company”) announced today the appointment of Mr. Gregory Adam Haile to its Board of Directors.
Mr. Haile is the President of Broward College, a role he assumed in July of 2018. Prior to his appointment, President Haile served as the General Counsel and Vice President for Public Policy and Government Affairs for Broward College from 2011 to 2018. Prior to joining Broward College, he was an attorney in private practice.
Mr. Haile is a graduate of Columbia University School of Law, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar, Editor-in-Chief of the National Black Law Journal, and an Editor of the Journal on Gender and Law. He also received a bachelor’s degree from Arizona State University (College of Public Programs), where he graduated magna cum laude and received their Most Outstanding Graduate award. He received an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters from Nova Southeastern University and is also a fellow of the Vanderbilt University Higher Education Management Institute.
“We are pleased to have Greg join the BBX Capital Board of Directors. We believe his extensive experience in leadership positions will be of great value in helping the Company achieve its goal of long-term growth,” commented Jarett Levan, President of BBX Capital Corporation.
As an educator, Mr. Haile teaches a self-designed course in Higher Education Law and Policy at Harvard University (Summer School). He previously served as an adjunct professor with Broward College, teaching Business Law and Ethics, and with Miami Dade College, teaching Business Law.
Mr. Haile is a community leader who has served on over 35 community boards and committees. He and his family also volunteer their time to serve local charities and communities and he often serve as a keynote speaker at various events, primarily speaking on the transformational power of higher education.
About BBX Capital Corporation: BBX Capital Corporation (NYSE: BBX) (OTCQX: BBXTB) is a Florida-based diversified holding company whose principal investments include Bluegreen Vacations Corporation (NYSE: BXG), BBX Capital Real Estate, Renin Holdings, and IT’SUGAR. For additional information, please visit www.BBXCapital.com.
About Bluegreen Vacations Corporation: Bluegreen Vacations Corporation (NYSE: BXG) is a leading vacation ownership company that markets and sells vacation ownership interests (VOIs) and manages resorts in top leisure and urban destinations. The Bluegreen Vacation Club is a flexible, points-based, vacation ownership plan with approximately 217,000 owners, 69 Club and Club Associate Resorts and access to more than 11,300 other hotels and resorts through partnerships and exchange networks as of June 30, 2019. The Bluegreen Resorts Collection, designed to deliver a seamless process for vacationers, features beautiful and unique resorts grouped by theme that range from beachside getaways, to theme park adventures, immersion in the great outdoors, historic and cultural exploration. Bluegreen Vacations also offers a portfolio of comprehensive, fee-based resort management, financial, and sales and marketing services, to or on behalf of third parties. Bluegreen is approximately 90% owned by BBX Capital Corporation (NYSE: BBX) (OTCQX: BBXTB), a diversified holding company. For further information, visit www.BluegreenVacations.com.