Miami billionaire STEPHEN H. BITTEL is resigning as Florida Democratic Party Chair after women complained about inappropriate sexual comments and breast toys in the office.
Note to Democrats: no more billionaire Chairs, please.
Florida Democratic Party chief resigns after accusations of workplace impropriety
BY PATRICIA MAZZEI
NOVEMBER 17, 2017 11:46 AM
UPDATED NOVEMBER 17, 2017 05:23 PM
COMPANY OVERVIEW OF TERRANOVA CORPORATION
Stephen H. Bittel
Founder and Chairman, Terranova Corporation
Mr. Stephen H. Bittel founded Petroleum Realty Investment Partners, L.P in 1999 and serves as its President. Mr. Bittel is the Founder of Terranova Corporation and has been its Chairman since July 1980. He also serves as the President at Flagler Retail Associates, Ltd. Mr. Bittel has been a Director of Aldabra 4 Acquisition Corp. since August 24, 2007. Mr. Bittel is a Board member and Vice Chairman of Development of the National Jewish Democratic Council and has led the Greater Miami Jewish Federation's Washington Mission in 2009 and 2010. He served as Director of Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation since January 1, 2011 until December 31, 2014. He served as Chairman of the Miami Chapter at the Young President Organization. He serves as Director of Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company LLC. Mr. Bittel serves on the Advisory Board of Florida International University Foundation and Alonzo Mourning Charities Board of Directors. Mr. Bittel served as Director on the Boards of the Community Partnership for the Homeless, the Miami-Dade Expressway Authority and the Jackson Memorial Hospital Foundation. In 2005, Mr. Bittel was awarded the South Florida Business Journal “Ultimate CEO“ award. Mr. Bittel is a Member of the United Jewish Committee Young Leadership Cabinet, the Florida Bar Association, the Real Estate Round Table, the Mortgage Bankers Association and the Young President Organization. Mr. Bittel is an At-Large member of the Democratic National Committee, serves on the Rules and Bylaws Committee. He is a licensed Real Estate Broker. Mr. Bittel received an A.B. from Bowdoin College, magna cum laude in 1978 and a J.D. from the University of Miami School of Law in 1982.