The Bubbler Executive of the Week

Last updated on July 2nd, 2019 at 10:05 am

Chris Anderson, vice president of sales & marketing for Marcus Hotels & Resorts, in Milwaukee

Name: Chris Anderson       
Vice president, sales & marketing

Company: Marcus Hotels & Resorts

Company address: 100 East Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee WI 53202

Company web site:       

Industry: Hospitality

Education:  Bachelor’s degree from University of Missouri, Political Science and Economics

Family:  Wife, Carrie; and sons Cole and Carson

Hobbies and Interests: “I enjoy traveling with family, tennis and golf."

Favorite book and/or movie: Favorite movie, "Fletch;" favorite book, “First, Break all the Rules” by Marcus Buckingham.

Favorite musician/band: Goo Goo Dolls

Favorite place to visit/vacation: Marco Island, Fla.

Favorite local restaurant: Mason Street Grill

Words to live by: "Soar with your strengths."

What is your core philosophy for doing business? "You never want to be too far from your customer. They will tell you what your next move should be.  Strong relationships will overcome all obstacles."

Who is your role model and why? "Bill Gates consistently does things differently and believes the risk of being a leader always outweighs the safety of being a leading follower."

What was the funniest thing that has ever happened to you? "After giving a presentation, I left my lapel microphone on and went to the restroom."  

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