MacDonald is chair of HSMAI board

She is Red Roof Inn’s chief marketing officer

Marina MacDonald

Marina MacDonald, Red Roof Inn’s chief marketing officer, is chair of the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International’s 2020 Americas board of directors and executive committee as of Jan. 22. She has been with Red Roof for 10 years.

MacDonald launched the Red Roof Forum on Leadership for Women Entrepreneurs that showcases women in the hospitality industry. Previously, she was an honoree for the 2019 Marketing Hall of Femme. In 2018, she received the Paving the Way award from the American Hotel & Lodging Association.

“As CMO, she has forged a path and acted as a role model for women who aspire to leadership positions in the hospitality industry,” Red Roof said in a statement.