Yvonne Choi is the Co-Founder and Chief Talent & Diversity Officer at Mogul. Mogul is a technology company that provides talent, booking and branding solutions for the hospitality and real estate industry.
Yvonne has over 16 years of experience in global marketing and brand development focused in real estate.
Yvonne is co-founder and Chief Talent & Diversity Officer at Mogul. As featured on Skift, Mogul's engine includes an integrated suite of AI-powered technology and branding solutions that can be applied to all forms of accommodations.
Prior to Mogul, Yvonne served as Chief Brand Officer at Red Lion Hotels Corporation (RLHC). She worked with owners, franchisees and partners to maximize revenues and profitability of hotels while developing innovative brand programs that cause social change.
Before joining RLHC, Yvonne served as Chief Marketing Officer at Cachet Hospitality Group for five years where she launched the company as co-founder from one hotel to over 14 hotels across Asia Pacific, in key markets such as Shanghai, Chengdu, Bangkok, Cabo and New York City. Under her leadership, Cachet grew quickly from a start-up to a global company valued in excess of $250 million dollars in four years. Cachet properties have won numerous awards including 2017 Up-and-Coming Hotelier of the Year, and have received press coverage by Wall Street Journal and Bangkok Post.
She started her career at the Corcoran Group NYC in several positions, including Corcoran’s Development and Acquisition Manager where she collaborated with owners, developers, architects such as Jean Nouvel, Della Valle Bernheimer, and interior designers to develop luxury boutique developments in New York City.
Her education includes double degree in Marketing and Business Management from New York University Stern’s School of Business and a Master’s in Technology Management from Georgetown University. In 2019, she was honored as a Bisnow Denver's Power Woman and also awarded Top 50 Outstanding Asian American in Business by Asian American Business Development Center.
Originally from Hong Kong, Choi speaks Cantonese, Mandarin and Shanghainese. Yvonne enjoys running and has completed 2 marathons (Los Angeles 2016 & Chicago 2019) and a sprint triathlon (Boulder 2019). In her free time, she enjoys teaching piano, running with her golden retriever Ziggy and raising her teenage daughter, Indigo.