Mitchell Presnick 


2023-24 Visiting Fellow of Practice; Founder of Super 8 Hotels China


Mitch Presnick is founder of Super 8 Hotels China, an economy hotel chain with more than 1100 locations, and APCO Worldwide China, a public affairs firm. His project during his time at the Fairbank Center will explore the opportunities and challenges inherent in this new era of China’s relations with developed countries. Presnick studied at Peking University and Rutgers Business School and has spent 35 years in Beijing and Hong Kong.  

Research interests: US China relations, U.S.-China bilateral trade.