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Mark Woodworth

Senior Managing Director |CBRE Hotels' Americas Research 

Mr. Woodworth is Senior Managing Director of CBRE Hotels' Americas Research  based in Atlanta. Mark has over 35 years of hospitality industry advisory experience. Before joining CBRE, Mr. Woodworth was a Partner and Industry Chairman of the Hospitality Industry Consulting practice for Coopers & Lybrand L. L. P.

Mr. Woodworth has been quoted on hospitality issues in such noted publications as The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, The Washington Post, Barron’s, USA Today, The Financial Times and numerous industry publications. Furthermore, Mr. Woodworth is a frequent speaker at industry conferences, is a Dean’s Distinguished Lecturer at Cornell University and is a member of the Conference of Business Economists as well as the Hotel Development Council of the Urban Land Institute.  He serves on the Board of Directors of the Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau, the Finance Committee of the United Way of Metropolitan Atlanta, the Council at the Henderson Mill Elementary School and advises the Georgia Hospitality & Lodging Association.  He also completed a three-year term on the Board of Advisors for the Center for Hospitality Research at Cornell University. 

Mark and his wife Mary Kay are the parents of Harry, Will, Sam and Savannah, and reside in Atlanta.


  • B.S. Cornell Univerisity School of Hotel Administration
  • MPS Cornell University School of Hotel Administration