howard lorber

Howard M. Lorber is President and Chief Executive Officer and member of the board of directors of Vector Group Ltd. (NYSE: VGR) and Chairman of Douglas Elliman Realty, LLC, a majority-owned subsidiary of Vector Group, which operates the largest residential brokerage company in the New York City metropolitan area and the fourth-largest in the United States. Mr. Lorber has been with Vector Group and its diversified interests since 1994. Mr. Lorber is also Chairman of the board of directors of Nathan’s Famous, Inc.; a director of United Capital Corp., a real estate investment and diversified manufacturing company; Vice Chairman of the board of directors of Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services; and, until November 2016, Chairman of Morgans Hotel Group Co. Mr. Lorber brings to our board of directors his valuable expertise in the real estate and investment industries, including more than 25 years of experience serving on the board of a restaurant and real estate company.