Charles J. Kropke, Speaking Enagements
Charles J. Kropke Discussing Miami Beach’s 100th Anniversary
As the City of Miami Beach celebrates its 100th anniversary this year, a new documentary highlights the ups and downs of its colorful history — from socialites and movie stars, to gangsters and art deco – the film, which airs on WPBT2 Monday, August 3rd at 9:00 PM, shows just how far Miami Beach has come to be known as one of the hottest tourist meccas in the world.
Noted Author and Entrepreneur Charles J. Kropke Speaks at Miami Rotary Club
Nationally recognized author, adventurist and entrepreneur Charles J. Kropke spoke to the Miami Rotary Club on Thursday, November 29, 2012 about “SOUTH BEACH: Stories of a Renaissance.” The lavishly illustrated coffee table styled book chronicles the business entrepreneurs, builders and civic leaders who pioneered Art Deco preservation – transforming South Beach into one of the travel world’s most remarkable success stories. Kropke co-authored the book with Eleanor Goldstein, a nationally recognized author, educator, and philanthropist. Pictured at the luncheon are Kropke (right) and Rotary President David Anderson.