President & CEO
Marshall Hotels & Resorts
Mike Marshall is both president and CEO of Salisbury, Maryland-based Marshall Hotels & Resorts, a leading mid-sized hotel management company with a portfolio of more than 65 branded and independent three- and four-star hotels and resorts. He oversees a diversified team that includes operations, development/construction/renovations, marketing, food and beverage, and accounting. Beginning with his first hospitality job as a dishwasher in high school, his 40-plus year career includes virtually every hotel operating position. A frequent speaker at industry conferences, he provides insights into hotel management trends, development, repositioning, cutting-edge marketing, cost-containment and franchise relations. Marshall received his BA degree from Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Va. and completed the Advanced Management Program at Cornell University. He is a member of the Cornell Society of Hoteliers.