Marcus Carey, Co-Founder, Homage Hospitality
A little bit about Marcus….
Born and raised in Detroit, Marcus Carey's earliest dreams were inspired by entrepreneurship. Years of honing those interests led to his current fascination with businesses and markets driven by culture. Marcus joined Damon to help launch the Homage Hospitality brand in 2016. The consummate problem solver, he leads our business strategy and fundraising efforts.
He graduated with a Bachelor's in Business Administration as a finance major from Howard University. His professional experience includes stints in institutional venture capital and private equity, helping global teams assess investment decisions. Marcus currently resides in Oakland, CA.
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Marcus @ Stay Boutique Live
Marcus will be speaking on the main stage on February 12 at 11:00 AM during the Leadership Edition alongside his business partner, Damon.
Homage Hospitality is the group reshaping the relationship between culture and boutique hotels. Through their portfolio of boutique properties and multi-use spaces, Howard University grads Damon Lawrence and Marcus Carey are preservers of African-American Culture, history and diversity. Both leaders in their space, the duo join the Stay Boutique Live experience to discuss the direction of the boutique industry, and the importance of inclusion, and preservation of culture.