Mark McDermott brings over 20 years of hospitality industry experience to the CBRE hospitality services platform. Mark is based in San Francisco and partnered with Henry Bose, collectively leading a regional staff that is recognized as one of the most active hospitality teams in the Western U.S. The team focuses on providing hospitality brokerage and advisory services to hotel/resort owners, investors, lenders/servicers, and developers, primarily in California and Hawaii.
Prior to joining CBRE Hotels, Mark spent over 12 years at Colliers International Hotels/PKF Capital, most recently as a Senior Managing Director in San Francisco where he was responsible for hospitality transactions in Northern California and the Western U.S. Prior to that, Mark led the Colliers International Hotels office in Dallas, specializing in hospitality transactions in the Southern U.S. Mark has also held positions at Wyndham Hotels and Resorts and Metromedia Restaurant Group.
Mark is a finance graduate of TCU and also holds an MBA and MHM (Master of Hospitality Management) from the University of Houston. He is a member of the Urban Land Institute and holds a license to sell real estate in California.
Professional Affiliations / Accreditations
- State of California Real Estate Broker's License
- Urban Land Institute, Member
- Texas Christian University; B.S., Finance
- University of Houston; MBA
- University of Houston; MHM (Master of Hospitality Management)
Partial Transaction List
Since 1998, Mark has worked exclusively in the hospitality space. The portfolios, hotels and resorts listed below reflect some of the transactions that he was responsible for: