Dorothy Herman Dottie) serves as CEO of Prudential Douglas Elliman, the #4 ranked real estate company in the United States. The company has over 3,300 real estate professionals and 675 employees working in more than 60 offices in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Long Island, the Hamptons and the North Fork.
Dottie began her career on Long Island, and purchased Prudential Long Island Realty in 1989. After turning the company into the powerhouse brokerage operating on Long Island and in the Hamptons, she purchased Douglas Elliman, Manhattan’s largest and most prestigious brokerage firm, with her partner Howard Lorber in 2003. Since then, Prudential Douglas Elliman has become the largest real estate firm in New York.