A strong work ethic and creativity have always been essential elements in Karen Campbell’s life. She was born in Miami, Florida to Colombian immigrants who established a successful construction equipment business and prospered in the real estate market.
During her formative years, Ms. Campbell received her education from some of the best schools in the world. She attended Ecole Brillantmont, a boarding school in Switzerland for high school, and later completed her undergraduate studies at the College of Wooster in Ohio. A Master’s degree brought her back full circle to where she graduated from the University of Miami.
Ms. Campbell formed part of the family business as the head of operations. She successfully orchestrated the venture of high profile multi-million dollar investment deals for the company. Her knowledge of the real estate industry together with her expertise in construction, enabled her to identify lucrative properties for the family business portfolio. A thorough understanding of the market and a creative mind have helped her convert several properties into prosperous rental income properties and build various bars and restaurants in the US and abroad.
The Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners, The Florida Grand Opera, the Recording Academy, and other associations have recognized her for her work with the community. She is fluent in several languages and is an accomplished pianist.