Ryan Mark

Senior Project Manager, Denver

Consulting Experience

A quality appraisal is an investment in your hotel’s potential. HVS delivers the best possible return on that investment with a rock-solid report on your hotel’s feasibility or value. Ryan Mark, a Senior Project Manager with HVS Denver, has a passion for hotels that’s driven by first-hand experience, excellent communication and problem-solving skills, and the attention to detail crucial to a concrete appraisal of your hotel. For market studies, feasibility studies, and valuations, trust Ryan and the team at HVS Denver to deliver conclusions you can bank on.

Before joining HVS, Ryan worked in various roles in housekeeping and front office management at the Hyatt Regency Denver; he also acted as Assistant Manager of the hotel. During his time at the Hyatt, Ryan was instrumental in efforts ranging from managing books and people to a full renovation of the hotel’s 1,100 rooms. Ryan received Hyatt’s “Rising Star,” “Peak Performer,” and “Leadership Management” awards in recognition of his distinguished leadership and service at the hotel, and the Hyatt Regency Denver ranked second in service recovery among 136 Hyatt hotels nationwide. Ryan earned his BS in Restaurant and Resort Management from Colorado State University.

Ryan’s mom was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis when he was 13, and he and his family participate annually in the M.S. Walk. Ryan also runs Tough Mudder extreme obstacle course events in Colorado to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project. He loves to golf during the summer, with Fossil Trace in Golden and Arrowhead in Littleton, Colorado among his favorite greens, and takes up hockey in the winter, a sport he started in his childhood years and played through high school and college. Born and raised in beautiful (but landlocked) Colorado, Ryan enjoys travel to the tropics; he honeymooned in Australia and fell in love with the continent, and his favorite U.S. destination is Hawaii.