Mitchell drives the development of IHG’s mainstream brands in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States and across Canada. A skilled professional with nearly 20 years of experience, Mitchell began his career as a financial services and insurance industry management consultant before transitioning to the hospitality sector. At Starwood Hotels and Resorts, he sharpened his hotel development acumen by executing managed and franchise deals across all brands within its global and North American portfolios. Holding an MBA from NYU’s Stern School of Business and a business degree from the University of Vermont, Mitchell makes his home in Westchester County, New York. Outside the office, he enjoys traveling, exploring hiking trails, and completing DIY renovation projects with his family.