President and Chief Executive Officer, BBX Capital, Inc.
Chief Executive Officer, BBX Sweet Holdings
Jarett S. Levan serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer and a director of BBX Capital, Inc. He is also serves on the board of Bluegreen Vacations Holding Corporation and Bluegreen Vacations Corporation.
Mr. Levan is also CEO of BBX Sweet Holdings, which owns and operates Hoffman’s Chocolates, a 45-year old South Florida chain of chocolate and scoop shops, IT’SUGAR, the largest specialty candy retailer in the United States with approximately 100 locations in 26 states, and Las Olas Confections and Snacks, a manufacturer of specialty chocolates and candies.
Mr. Levan serves on the boards of Broward Performing Arts Foundation, and is the Chair Emeritus of Business for the Arts of Broward. He is a Board Member of the Broward College Foundation, the Broward Workshop and Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance, a member of the Nova Southeastern University Ambassadors’ Board and Fellows’ Society, Advisory Board Member of the Hollywood Art and Culture Center, and is a member of Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO) and the Florida Bar. Mr. Levan was the Steering Committee Chair of the 2020 Broward County Community Cultural Plan.
Mr. Levan is also on the board of the BBX Capital Foundation. The BBX Capital Foundation, formerly the BankAtlantic Foundation, was established in 1994 to support a wide array of activities in the arts, education, social welfare, and community and economic development. The role of the foundation is to foster partnerships with other private sector organizations, not-for-profit institutions and government agencies. Since its inception, the Foundation has awarded more than $20 million in contributions and in-kind services to charitable organizations throughout the state of Florida.
A member of the Florida Bar, Mr. Levan graduated Cum Laude from the University of Miami School of Law, and earned a BBA in Finance from Goizueta Business School of Emory University.