Home News Rebel Hotel Company Launches Rebel Hotels West Coast, Appoints Industry Veteran Mark LeBlanc To Lead Expansion

Rebel Hotel Company Launches Rebel Hotels West Coast, Appoints Industry Veteran Mark LeBlanc To Lead Expansion

Rebel Hotel Company Launches Rebel Hotels West Coast, Appoints Industry Veteran Mark LeBlanc To Lead Expansion

Rebel Hotel Company, the leading independent hospitality management company, is excited to announce the launch of Rebel Hotels West Coast, marking a significant step in its strategic growth plan to establish a strong presence on the dynamic West Coast hospitality market. To spearhead this expansion, the company proudly introduces Mark LeBlanc, a distinguished industry veteran, as Managing Director of West Coast Operations.

“We are very proud to announce the launch of Rebel Hotels West Coast and to welcome Mark LeBlanc to our team as Managing Director of West Coast Operations.,” said, Brian Sparacino, President, and CEO of Rebel Hotel Company. “Mark’s unparalleled experience and industry insights make him the perfect leader to spearhead our expansion into the dynamic West Coast hospitality market. His proven track record and deep connections within the industry will undoubtedly elevate Rebel Hotels West Coast to new levels of success. We are confident that under Mark’s leadership, Rebel Hotels will continue to flourish through a core commitment – to place owners’ interests first.

With over four decades of diverse experience in various operational capacities within the hospitality sector, Mark LeBlanc brings a wealth of knowledge, extensive industry connections, and exceptional leadership skills to his new role. His journey in hospitality began as a bellman in Green Bay, Wisconsin, and progressed through roles including General Manager, Vice President of Operations, and Executive Vice President of Development at Rim Hospitality, a journey that culminated in Rim becoming California’s largest management company.

Commenting on the move, Mr. LeBlanc said: “I am thrilled to spearhead Rebel Hotel Company’s expansion into the vibrant West Coast market. This venture represents a remarkable opportunity to harness Rebel’s pioneering approach and unparalleled standards to redefine hospitality across this dynamic region. Recognizing the importance of understanding local intricacies is paramount – from identifying unique demand catalysts to navigating the complexities of the regional economy, labor dynamics, and prevailing political landscape affecting our industry. With our profound grasp of the region’s nuances and an unwavering dedication to delivering bespoke experiences, I am confident that Rebel Hotels West Coast will not merely meet but exceed expectations.”

Reflecting on his career trajectory, Mark LeBlanc shared, “I didn’t seek out the hospitality business; I started in high school and soon realized it never seemed like work, so I decided to see if I make a career out of it and things worked out.” His expertise has been acknowledged through keynote addresses and panel participation at prestigious hospitality conferences such as ALIS, NYU, Phoenix Lodging Conference, AHOA, among others.

Throughout his illustrious career, Mark LeBlanc has been recognized for his contributions to the industry, serving on the California Hotel and Lodging board for the past two decades. Beyond his professional endeavors, Mark enjoys spending time with his family, hiking, and supporting his beloved Green Bay Packers.

Rebel Hotel Company is thrilled to embark on this new chapter with Mark LeBlanc at the helm, using his expertise to drive growth and excellence in hospitality across the West Coast.

About Rebel Hotel Company

Rebel Hotel Company offers a progressive new paradigm for hotel management. Rebel Hotel Company blends modern technologies with management excellence to create a one-stop, full-service hospitality management biome spanning operations, revenue management, procurement, human resources, marketing distribution, and investment and development partnerships. The unrivaled technology, expertise, and fee transparency makes Rebel Hotel Company an emerging leader and premier partner as a niche hotel management platform that is philosophically aligned with hotel investment strategies. For more information, please visit www.rebelhotelcompany.com.

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