R. Donahue Peebles
Founder, Chairman and CEO, Peebles Corp.
R. Donahue Peebles is founder, chairman and CEO of the Peebles Corporation, a national, privately held real estate investment and development company with a multibillion-dollar portfolio of projects in New York, Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, Boston, Miami, and Miami Beach. Recognized as one of the most successful entrepreneurs in the nation, Mr. Peebles is a top-selling author ("The Peebles Principles" and "The Peebles Path to Real Estate Wealth"), a regular guest on CNN, CNBC and Fox, and a highly sought-after speaker who has addressed educational, business and professional audiences across the United States. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of YMCA of Greater New York as well as Miami-Dade County Mayor Gimenez's Business Roundtable. He has served on the National Finance Committee of former President Barack Obama and is the former Chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation as well as the Board of Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau.