Haitham has been an entrepreneur for 12 years. He owns and runs a successful company for hotels operations and management. He recently launched Spiklit, a new start-up crowd-funding/crowd-sourcing platform. A passionate philanthropist, he is on the board of Fostering A Change, a non-profit organization that supports teens and young adults transitioning from the Foster Care System (based in Long Beach, California). He is also the Chairman of the Board of the Women For Sobriety Center, a non-profit organization providing a sober living environment for women and their children in Los Angeles.