Yvonne Choi is the Co-Founder and Chief Marketing 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 18 years of experience in global marketing and brand development focused in real estate.
Yvonne is co-founder and Chief Marketing Officer at Mogul. As featured on Skift, Hotel Business and PhocusWire, Mogul Hospitality is a minority-owned ESG hotel company supported by its people-first technology innovations: MogulRecruiter, StayMogul and Mogul Hotels.
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 degrees in Marketing and Business Management from New York University Stern School of Business and a Master’s in Technology Management from Georgetown University. In 2019, she was awarded Top 50 Outstanding Asian American in Business by Asian American Business Development Center. In 2022, she was appointed board member for CACF.org, a non-for-profit in New York dedicated to supporting Asian American children and families.
Originally from Hong Kong, Choi speaks Cantonese, Mandarin and Shanghainese. Yvonne enjoys running and has completed 2 marathons (Los Angeles 2016 & Chicago 2019). She enjoys teaching piano, cooking and raising her teenage daughter, Indigo.