The Team


Mark Platt, CEO brings with him a wealth of experience and expertise from 25 years of working in hospitality both in the UK and Internationally.

Mark has worked in house as General Manager for many four-star business and leisure hotels across the UK and has managed Conference, Spa and Golf facilities. He is renowned for his leadership skills, identifying talent and building strong teams that are highly motivated on quality and delivery.

His personal strengths include:

  • Developing strategies to work around changing markets and trends
  • Financial and budget management
  • Customer services
  • Refurbishment management
  • F&B

Internationally Mark has worked in Russia, Saudi Arabia, and Qatar.

His experience and knowledge of the sector are second to none. He has a unique understanding and ability to assess business needs and to be able to offer a range of solutions that are in keeping with the ethos of his clients. Mark is consistent, tenacious but with a passion for driving standards.

His unique style and business acumen make him well placed to establish Paragon Hospitality Consultants. Together with his wide-ranging team of associates, he is able to provide support across the whole range of hospitality services.