Mark Yanke - President & CEO
Mark Yanke joined Redstone in 1993 and has over 30 years of experience in the hospitality industry.
His responsibilities include overseeing all operations related to The Houstonian Hotel, Club and Trellis Spa as well as three Houstonian Lite Fitness Clubs.
was also responsible for the Redstone'
golf clubs - Shadow Hawk Golf Club
, The Houstonian Golf & Country Club
, BlackHorse Golf Club
and Redstone Golf Club
(home of the PGA TOUR Shell Houston Open) up until the sale in 2013.
Prior to joining Redstone, Mark was the Operations Analyst for Rosewoods Hotels overseeing all training and operational standards.
Prior to that, he served as President of the Freeman Group, a Dallas-based hospitality, training and consulting company with over 120 clients world-wide.
was also with Marriott Hotels
and Resorts in his
Mark is the Past Chair of the Board of Directors for the Greater Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau.
Other board positions held recently include Past Chair of the Hotel and Lodging Association of Greater Houston
and Texas Hotel Motel Association
Mark is the Past Chair of the Board of Governors as well as a member of the Board of Trustees for Northwood University, his alma mater.
Mark also sits on the Advisory Board of Preferred Hotels and Resorts .
Mark graduated from Northwood University in Midland, Michigan in 1981 with a degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management.