Developing residential properties in San Antonio and surrounding areas for more than 70 years

Wm. Eugene Powell

Chief Executive Officer

  • BBA and MBA, University of Texas, Austin, Finance and Risk Management
  • Former Senior Vice President, Alexander & Alexander of Texas
  • Former President of Quincy Lee Industrial
  • Extensive experience in the management of over 5,000,000 square feet of office, office/service, warehouse, retail and multi-family buildings
  • Extensive experience in the acquisition, design, construction and leasing of over 2,000,000 square feet of office, office service and warehouse space
  • Co-Founder and CEO of Bitterblue, Inc., San Antonio’s largest full-service real estate development company
  • Founder of The Powell Companies, Inc.
  • Licensed Real Estate Broker
  • Co-Founder of AirStrip Technologies, a medical software company
  • Co-Founder and Board member of WellAware, Inc., remote monitoring and analytic software and hardware for oil, gas and water production
  • Co-Founder and Board member of Splice, LLC, photo and movie editing production apps
  • C0-Founder of Ranger Health, a healthcare alignment and cost savings company
Community Service
  • Alamo Endowment – Board member and Secretary – 2015, 2016
  • Remember the Alamo Foundation – Chairman 2015 to present – charged with raising several hundred million dollars for re-planning and re-imaging the Alamo Complex
  • Alamo Management Committee – Chairman 2015 to present – charged with re-planning and re-imaging the Alamo complex and compound under a cooperative agreement between the City of San Antonio, the General Land Office of Texas and the Alamo Endowment
  • Chairman – Board of Regents, University of Texas System
  • First Vice Chairman – Board of Regents, University of Texas System
  • Board of Regents, University of Texas System
  • University of Texas Board of Regents - Chairman Appointed Liaison to South Texas, University of Texas Board of Regents, August 2013-March 2015
  • Aspen Music Festival and School, National Council Member and Task Force Member on “Branding”
  • Board and Executive Committee - Los Compadres; Friends of the Missions
  • Board and Executive Committee - Witte Museum
  • Board and Executive Committee - Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
  • Real Estate Council of San Antonio
  • President’s Council of The Real Estate Council of San Antonio
  • Greater San Antonio Builders Association
Professional Associations and Recognition
  • Hall of Fame, The University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business, inducted October 14, 2016
  • UT Rio Grande Valley Presidents Medal, awarded in May 2016
  • UT Rio Grande Football Feasibility Committee – 2016
  • Diamonds Among Us Award from UT Brownsville – 2014
  • Selected to Atlantic Monthly Magazine’s 2012 List of 21 Brave Thinkers in America
genepowell@bitterblue.com

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CEO

Wm. Eugene Powell

PRESIDENT

Laddie Denton

DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION

Laddie Denton
Dan Kossl
Trey Marsh

CONSTRUCTION OPERATIONS AND MANAGEMENT

Dan Kossl
Trey Marsh
Jami Carr
Eugene Patillo

LOT  SALES

Dan Kossl
Sarah Carrington
Ritchie McCulloch
Michael Velasco
David Rittenhouse

LAND ACQUISITION

Laddie Denton
Dan Kossl
Trey Marsh
David Rittenhouse

CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION AND CLOSER

Sarah Carrington

ACCOUNTING, PROFORMAS AND REPORTING

Ray Prior, Controller and CFO

PROPERTY ASSOCIATION MANAGEMENT

Eugene Patillo
David Rittenhouse