VP of IT, North America, Marriott International
As the Vice President, Information Technology for Marriott International, Mark McBeth is responsible for the development and support of property IT standards and strategies across all of Marriott’s hotels and resorts in North America. Mark is a seasoned industry veteran with more than 40 years of experience in the hospitality industry, 35 of which have been dedicated to property technology. He began his IT career with Sheraton Hotels in 1980 and played an influential role in growing the brand’s IT footprint in North America through the ‘80s. He joined Westin Hotels in 1996 and has been with Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. since the company’s formation in 1998. He is based in the company’s world headquarters in Stamfort, CT. Mark lives with his wife Terri in Danbury, CT and is an avid fly fisherman, golfer and musician.