Yvonne has 18 years of experience in global brand marketing and development in hotel and residential real estate. As a Co-Founder, she spearheads marketing strategy for Mogul and grew the talent database from 80k to over 1.5mm through talent engagement, social media marketing and recognizing elite talent through various campaigns including Top 100 General Manager and GM interviews.
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.
She started her career in hospitality as a bartender while attending university. After she graduated, she worked 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 residential developments in New York City.
Yvonne earned a double degree in Marketing and Business Management from New York University Stern School of Business and a Master’s in Technology from Georgetown University. In 2019, she was honored as one of the Top 50 Outstanding Asian Americans in Business by Asian American Business Development Center. She's a proud board member of Coalition for Asian American Children and Families (CACF).
An avid runner, she has completed two marathons (Los Angeles and Chicago) and a sprint triathlon (Boulder). In her free time she rides motorcycles with Beachside Moto Club. She lives in Los Angeles with her daughter.