Mark J. Rome

Mark Rome is President of MJ Rome, Inc., and Senior Vice President of HREC Investment Advisors. Mark specializes in lodging and hospitality real estate transactions. Mark is a licensed attorney and member of the State Bar of Texas. He received his J.D. from the University of Houston Law Center in 1991 and earned a B.S. from Rice University with a dual degree in Managerial Studies and Psychology. With more than 25 years of transactional and litigation experience, Mark brings a unique perspective and skill set to the hospitality industry.

Over the years, Mark has participated in the marketing and sale of more than 100 hotels, including single asset sales and portfolio sales, valued at more than $1 billion. Mark has been involved in asset sales for a variety of owners, including but not limited to: Service Properties Trust, Summit Hotel Properties, 
LNR Partners, Highgate Hotels, Northstar Asset Management Group, Whitestone Hospitality, Hilton Worldwide, FelCor Lodging Trust, Omni Hotels & Resorts, Marriott International, Blue Star Hospitality, LQ Management, LLC, Hyatt Hotels Corporation, and Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide. Prior to starting his own firm, Mark served as Managing Director of a national hotel brokerage firm in the Dallas office until 2011.