Meet the Team at The Highland Group


The Highland Group Professionals

Professionals at the Highland Group have backgrounds in real estate and hospitality. Skill sets encompass hotel operations, food and beverage operations, finance, analytical research, marketing, valuations and other skills, uniquely relevant to the hotel industry

Please read bios below:

Mark SkinnerPartner

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 has more than 30 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.