Mark has more than 25 years experience in the real estate and hotel industries, working exclusively in the hotel sector since 1994. He has been a partner in The Highland Group since 1999.
Mark has completed market and feasibility studies for all types of hotels including limited-service, full-service, convention center, resort and extended-stay properties.
His experience includes most primary and secondary US hotel markets across 44 US states, Canada and 3 European countries.
Mark Skinner is a frequently quoted expert on extended-stay lodging. His research and comments have been featured in dozens of publications including: The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, USA Today, Barron’s, Hotel & Motel Management, Lodging Hospitality and Business Travel News.
Mark Skinner currently serves on the Advisory Board for the Boutique & Lifestyle Lodging Association and the Board of Executives for Norcross Soccer Academy.