Since founding The Bromley Companies in 1972, William L. Haines has established a national reputation as a real estate investor, developer and operator. He has guided the successful acquisition and development of over three million square feet of retail, residential and commercial real estate during his career. Bromley projects have won numerous development and architectural awards under his leadership. Prior to his founding Bromley, Haines served as Director of Housing for Ohio University and Director of Leasing and Management for Tishman Realty and Construction. Active on many fronts, he serves on the Board of Directors of Barnes & Noble College Bookstores, Inc. and sits as Chairman Emeritus of the Board of Trustees at Ithaca College. He has served on the Board of Directors of Collegiate School, The Palm Bank and also served on the Facilities Committee for the New School for Social Research, the Visiting Committee of the Graduate School of Management and Urban Policy for the New School and The Real Estate Board of New York.