6


TH_logo_FINAL

HW Logo

 

Press Releases

AAHOA Applauds Passage of Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 16—AAHOA President and CEO Chip Rogers released a statement today in response to the U.S. House of Representatives passage of H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.


AAHOA Applauds House Committee Passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 9—AAHOA President and CEO Chip Rogers released the following statement today in response to the House Ways and Means Committee passage of H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.


AAHOA Applauds House Passage of the Save Local Business Act

WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 8— AAHOA President and CEO Chip Rogers applauded the passage today of H.R. 3441, the Save Local Business Act. 


AAHOA Commends House on Introduction of Critical Tax Reform Legislation

WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 3— AAHOA president and CEO Chip Rogers released the following statement today in response to the introduction of H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.


 

Hoteliers Advocacy Conference Paves the Way for Reform
WASHINGTON, D.C., Oct. 26—More than 200 hoteliers traveled to Washington, D.C., this week to meet with their elected officials during the 2017 Fall National Advocacy Conference (FNAC), and share their stories of job creation and barriers to economic growth. 


AAHOA Applauds White House Move to Increase Health Insurance Options for Consumers

WASHINGTON, Oct. 12—  AAHOA President and CEO Chip Rogers released a statement in response to President Donald Trump’s move to halt federal payments for cost-sharing reductions under the Affordable Care Act.


AAHOA Applauds Trump’s Support of Tax Relief for Small Businesses

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 12—  AAHOA President and CEO Chip Rogers released a statement in response to President Donald Trump’s address Tuesday on tax reform.


AAHOA Responds to Save Local Business Act Markup

WASHINGTON, Oct 4 - Chip Rogers, president and CEO of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association, released a statement today regarding the House Committee on Education and Workforce markup of H.R. 3441, the Save Local Business Act.


Tax Reform Good for Job Creators

WASHINGTON, September 27 - Chip Rogers, president and CEO of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association, released a statement on the tax reform plan outline released by the White House and congressional leaders today.


AAHOA Applauds Inclusion of Joint Employer Rider in Appropriations Bill

WASHINGTON, September 14 - Chip Rogers, president and CEO of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association, applauded the passage of an appropriations bill that included policy restricting the enforcement of the expanded joint employer standard.


Statement on the Save Local Business Act Hearing

WASHINGTON, September 13 - Chip Rogers, president and CEO of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association, praised the House Judiciary Committee’s passage today of a bill to strengthen the Americans with Disabilities Act, protect small businesses and curb drive-by lawsuits. 


AAHOA Applauds Committee Passage of ADA Education and Reform Act

WASHINGTON, September 7- Chip Rogers, president and CEO of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association, praised the House Judiciary Committee’s passage today of a bill to strengthen the Americans with Disabilities Act, protect small businesses and curb drive-by lawsuits. 


AAHOA Statement on Tax Reform

WASHINGTON, September 6 - Chip Rogers, president and CEO of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association, released a statement in reaction to the president's address on tax reform. 


AAHOA Golf Tournaments Go Full Swing for Local Charities

ATLANTA, Aug. 18—The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) will host two major charity golf tournaments near the end of the month. 



Hotel ROI: Midwest-Chicago Helps Hoteliers Leverage Assets to Maximize Returns

CHICAGO, Aug. 10—Hotel ROI, a fast-paced education series created to inform and inspire hospitality industry professionals with actionable insight, will take on the Windy City and surrounding area today. The event will be held at the Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. 




AAHOAs Brian Kaissi Appointed Vice Chair of Grassroots Professional Network

WASHINGTON, July 27, 2017—Chip Rogers, president and CEO of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association, released the following statement on the introduction of legislation to roll back the expansion of the joint employer standard, the Save Local Business Act.


AAHOA Statement on the Save Local Business Act

WASHINGTON, July 27, 2017—Chip Rogers, president and CEO of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association, released the following statement on the introduction of legislation to roll back the expansion of the joint employer standard, the Save Local Business Act.


AAHOA Statement on Tax Reform

WASHINGTON, July 27, 2017—Chip Rogers, president and CEO of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association, released the following statement in reaction to the joint statement on tax reform issued by congressional leaders and Trump administration officials


AAHOA Chair, Vice Chair to Speak at 2017 NABHOOD Summit

MIAMI, July 26, 2017—Two leaders from the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) –Chairman Bhavesh Patel and Vice Chairman Hitesh Patel – will address minority hospitality industry officials this week in Miami at the 21st annual International African American Hotel Ownership & Investment Summit & Tradeshow. 



AAHOA Chairman to Speak at Latino Hotel Association Annual Conference

MIAMI, July 26, 2017—Bhavesh Patel, chair of the Asian AmeriBhavesh Patel, chair of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA), will give brief remarks at the annual Latino Hotel Association (LHA) conference on Wednesday. Patel is also moderating a panel discussion – Hotel Investment 101 –  that will unpack the nuts and bolts of hotel financing, franchising, development and operations management.  


AAHOA Teams with Marriott International for Young Professionals Development Day

BETHESDA, Md., July 11, 2017 – The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) and Marriott International today hosted an exclusive, educational event for young professional hoteliers.



AAHOA Teams with Hyatt Hotels Corporation for Young Professionals Development Day

ATLANTA, June 22, 2017 - Young professional hoteliers from the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) are teaming up with Hyatt Hotels Corporation for a day devoted to helping young professional hoteliers develop Hyatt properties.



AAHOA Statement on Senate Healthcare Bill Draft

Washington - June 22, 2017 - Chip Rogers, president and CEO of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association, released a statement today on the release of the Senate healthcare bill draft. 



New Hotel ROI Conference Coming to Los Angeles Thursday

ATLANTA, June 21, 2017 – A new conference that promises to “inform and inspire” hotel owners on how to maximize hotel assets is coming to Los Angeles Thursday. The Hotel ROI event at the new Hotel Indigo in downtown Los Angeles is the result of a new partnership between the Asian American Hotel Owners Association, the nation’s largest hotel owners group, and Hotel Management magazine.



AAHOA Reacts to House Vote on Financial CHOICE Act

WASHINGTON – Chip Rogers, the president and CEO of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association, released the following statement on the House passage of the Financial CHOICE Act, which significantly scales back the Dodd-Frank financial regulations. 



AAHOA Statement on Labor Department's Withdrawal of Joint Employer Guidance

Washington, June 7, 2017 –Chip Rogers, the president & CEO of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association, released a statement today after the U.S. Department of Labor announced the withdrawal of the informal guidance on the joint employer standard. 



AAHOA Promotes Rachel Humphrey to COO

ATLANTA, June 6, 2017 – The Asian American Hotel Owners Association announced today the promotion of Rachel Humphrey to chief operating officer. Humphrey’s promotion comes as AAHOA is reaching historic heights for the organization.



Rep. Virginia Foxx Talks Small Business with Hotel Owners Association in Clemmons

CLEMMONS, N.C., June 6, 2017 – Rep. Virginia Foxx took part in a roundtable discussion with small business owners at a Clemmons hotel on Thursday, June 1. The event was organized by the Coalition to Save Local Business in partnership with the Asian American Hotel Owners Association.



Innovative New Hoteliers Conference Headed to Los Angeles

ATLANTA, June 5, 2017 - Hotel ROI, a one-day conference co-hosted by lodging industry magazine “Hotel Management” and the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA), is coming to Los Angeles on June 22.



NYU Hospitality Conference to Host AAHOA CEO for Industry Update

ATLANTA, June 1, 2017 - The New York University (NYU) International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference will welcome Asian American Hotel Owners Association President and CEO Chip Rogers to the stage on Monday to deliver an industry association update.



Hotel Owners Association Reacts to Secretary Mnuchin's Comments on Like-Kind Exchanges

WASHINGTON, May 26, 2017 - The Asian American Hotels Owners Association reiterated their support for like-kind exchanges today following Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin's comments on the tax provision Thursday.



AAHOA Golf Tournament Fundraiser Coming to Albuquerque

ATLANTA, May 25, 2017 - The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) will host its annual Southwest Region Charity Golf Tournament next Wednesday, May 31, to raise funds for Albuquerque nonprofit Casa Esperanza, an organization that provides housing for out-of-town families who have been referred to Albuquerque for cancer treatment, and the Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation, which strives to improve quality of life and survival rates for children with cancer. 


Gov Abbott Signs SB 1086 Into Law

WASHINGTON, D.C., May 23, 2017 - Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed into law last week a bill to remove property-specific sales and tax data from the Texas State Comptroller's public website. 


InnDependent Lodging Summit Welcomes AAHOA Regional Director

ATLANTA, May 15, 2017 - Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) Northwest Regional Director Komal (Tina) Patel will serve as a panelist tomorrow at the InnDependent Lodging Executive Summit in Las Vegas.


Hospitality International Selects AAHOA Division Director as Seminar Speaker

ATLANTA, May 15, 2017 - The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) has announced that Dina Patel, Female Director - Western Division, will speak tomorrow morning at Hospitality International’s management seminar in Houston, Texas. 


U.S. Dept. of Energy’s Better Buildings Summit to Feature AAHOA Chairman

ATLANTA, May 12, 2017 - Bhavesh Patel, chairman of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA), will address attendees at the U.S. Dept. of Energy’s 2017 Better Buildings Summit on Monday, May 15.


 

AAHOA Statement on House Vote on the American Health Care Act

WASHINGTON, D.C., May 4, 2017 - Chip Rogers, president and CEO of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA), released the following statement regarding the House of Representatives vote on the American Health Care Act: 


AAHOA and ALIS Host Development Series for Hoteliers

ATLANTA, May 4, 2017 - The Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS) and the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) will launch and co-host a session of the ALIS Summer Update's Development Series this summer. 



AAHOA Wins a Goldie for Best Email Action Alert

WASHINGTON, D.C., May 2, 2017 - The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) announced today that they won a grassroots organizing award for the best email action alert campaign. 


AAHOA Statement on the Confirmation of Alexander Acosta as Labor Secretary

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 27, 2017 - Chip Rogers, president and CEO of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA), released the following statement on the Senate's confirmation of Alexander Acosta as the secretary of labor.

Read more

AAHOA Statement on White House Tax Reform Blueprint

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 26, 2017 - Chip Rogers, president and CEO of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA), released the following statement on the release of President Donald Trump’s tax reform proposal:

Read more

Sevierville Hotel Owners Welcome Rep. Phil Roe

SEVIERVILLE, Tenn., April 20, 2017 - Rep. Phil Roe, M.D., took part in a "back of the house" tour and roundtable discussion with small business owners at a Sevierville hotel today. 

Read more


New Jersey Hotelier Becomes Chairman of World’s Largest Hotel Owners Association

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 19, 2017 - New Jersey hotelier Bhavesh Patel was named the new chairman of the world's largest hotel owners association last week. 

Read more


AAHOA Annual Convention in San Antonio One for the Record Books

SAN ANTONIO, April 14, 2017 - The largest gathering of hotel owners in the country set a new record this week as the four-day annual convention and trade show of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association wrapped up Friday, reaching 6,689 attendees and vendors.

Read more


Biran Patel Elected New AAHOA Secretary

SAN ANTONIO, April 14, 2017 - Members of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) elected Texas hotelier and current North Texas Regional Director Biran Patel as the association's new secretary today at the group's annual convention and trade show. 

Read more


Thousands of Hotel Owners Converge on San Antonio for AAHOA Convention

SAN ANTONIO, April 11, 2017 - Thousands of hotel owners are in San Antonio today for the opening of the annual convention of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association, the largest group of hotel owners in the country. 

Read more


“Hotel Management” Magazine and AAHOA Launch Hotel ROI Conference in Houston

ATLANTA, April 5, 2017 - "Hotel Management," in collaboration with the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA), will launch a new one-day conference in Houston on April 24, designed to offer immediately actionable, location-specific hotel-industry metrics for area investors and developers.

Read more


U.S. Dept. of Energy Partners With AAHOA in Better Buildings Initiative

ATLANTA, April 4, 2017 -  The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) has joined the U.S. Dept of Energy's Better Buildings Initiative as an affiliate.

Read more


AAHOA CEO to Speak at Hunter Hotel Conference

ATLANTA, March 22, 2017 - Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) President and CEO Chip Rogers has been selected to speak at the 2017 Hunter Hotel Conference.

Read more



AAHOA and “No Vacancy” Podcast Creator Glenn Haussman Announce Convention Partnership

ATLANTA, March 14, 2017 - The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) announced today the "No Vacancy with Glenn Haussman" podcast, created by hotel industry expert Glenn Haussman, has been named the Official Podcast of the 2017 AAHOA Convention & Trade Show.

Read more


AAHOA Statement on Alex Acosta Nomination Hearing

WASHINGTON, March 10, 2017 - The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) announced their support today for the nomination of Alexander Acosta as secretary of labor.

Read more


AAHOA Statement on American Health Care Act

WASHINGTON, March 8, 2017 - Chip Rogers, president and CEO of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association, released the following statement regarding the new health care reform proposal, the American Health Care Act.

Read more


AAHOA Statement on President Trump's Joint Address

WASHINGTON, March 1, 2017 - Chip Rogers, the president and CEO of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) released the following statement regarding President Donald J. Trump's joint address to Congress.

Read more



AAHOA Statement on Kansas Shooting

WASHINGTON, March 1, 2017 - Chip Rogers, president and CEO of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA), released the following statement regarding the Kansas shooting that killed one Indian man and wounded another in a targeted attack.

Read more


AAHOA Launches Two-Day Hotel-Development Workshop in Dallas

ATLANTA, March 1, 2017 - The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) will launch its “How to Develop a Hotel Workshop” tomorrow in Grapevine, Texas, just outside Dallas.

Read more


Red Roof Inn Leadership: “No Inspections” for AAHOA Members at Annual Convention

ATLANTA, February 27, 2017 - The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) announced today that Red Roof Inn leadership has pledged a QA holiday for its AAHOA-member owners during the 2017 AAHOA Convention & Trade Show.

Read more


AAHOA and "Hotel Management" Partner to Offer Hotel ROI Conference

ATLANTA, February 16, 2017 - The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) and Hotel Management have joined forces to create and produce a series of one-day conferences collectively known as Hotel ROI.

Read more


NBA Legend, CNBC Host, Astronaut to Headline 2017 AAHOA Convention

ATLANTA, February 16, 2017 - The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) today announced keynote speakers for the 2017 AAHOA Convention & Trade Show.

Read More


AAHOA Applauds Dr. Price’s Confirmation as Health Secretary

WASHINGTON, February 10, 2017 - The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) applauded the confirmation of Rep. Tom Price (R, Georgia) as the secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services. 

Read more

AAHOA Secretary Selected to Speak on NEWH Panel  
ATLANTA, February 9, 2017 - Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) Secretary Jagruti Panwala will speak tomorrow morning as a panelist at the Network of Executive Women in Hospitality (NEWH) Leadership Conference in Denver.

Read More


AAHOA and BEST Form New Partnership to Prevent Human Trafficking
ATLANTA, February 8, 2017 - The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) and Businesses Ending Slavery and Trafficking (BEST) are announcing a new partnership to proactively prevent the victimization of children, women and men across the U.S. 

Read more



Rep. Ted Poe Reintroduces Bill to Curb Drive-by Lawsuits

WASHINGTON, D.C., January 25, 2017 – Rep. Ted Poe (R, Texas) reintroduced today a bipartisan bill to curb the use of drive-by lawsuits to target small businesses for out-of-court cash settlements. Attorneys file these lawsuits against businesses by the hundreds after simply driving by and spotting an alleged violation of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Read More



AAHOA Board Member Vinay Patel Speaks at 115th Congress Kickoff of Bipartisan Congressional Franchise Caucus

WASHINGTON, D.C., January 24, 2017 – Asian American Hotel Owners Association board member Vinay Patel highlighted the benefits of franchising at the 115th Congress kickoff of the bipartisan Congressional Franchise Caucus this morning.

Read More



AAHOA President and CEO to Serve as Panelist at 2017 ALIS Law Conference

ATLANTA, January 23, 2017 - Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) President and CEO Chip Rogers will speak tomorrow at the Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS) Law conference.

Read More



AAHOA Congratulates Kentucky on Right-to-Work Passage

WASHINGTON, D.C., January 13, 2017 – Asian American Hotel Owners Association president and CEO Chip Rogers congratulated lawmakers, Gov. Matt Bevin (R, Ky.) and the people of Kentucky today for the passage of the right-to-work bill.

Read More



AAHOA Statement in Support of Sen. Jeff Sessions Nomination

WASHINGTON, D.C., January 11, 2017 – Asian American Hotel Owners Association chairman Bruce Patel released a statement regarding President-elect Donald J. Trump’s nomination of Sen. Jeff Sessions (R, Ala) to be Attorney General

Read More



AAHOA Statement on the Nomination of Rep. Mick Mulvaney to Lead Budget Office

WASHINGTON, D.C., December 20, 2016 – Asian American Hotel Owners Association president and CEO Chip Rogers released a statement regarding President-elect Donald J. Trump’s nomination of Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R, S.C.) as the director of the Office of Management and Budget.

Read More



AAHOA Statement on the Conclusion of the 114th Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C., December 20, 2016 – Asian American Hotel Owners Association president and CEO Chip Rogers released a statement regarding the conclusion of the 114th Congress. 

Read More



A
AHOA Statement on the Nomination of Rick Perry as Energy Secretary
WASHINGTON, D.C., December 14, 2016 – Asian American Hotel Owners Association president and CEO Chip Rogers released a statement regarding President-elect Donald J. Trump’s nomination of Rick Perry as the secretary of the U.S. Department of Energy.

Read More



AAHOA Statement on the Nomination of Andy Puzder as Labor Secretary

WASHINGTON, D.C., December 8, 2016 – Asian American Hotel Owners Association president and CEO Chip Rogers applauded President-elect Donald J. Trump’s nomination of Andy Puzder as the secretary of the U.S. Department of Labor today.

Read More



AAHOA Applauds Nomination of Gov. Haley as Ambassador to UN

WASHINGTON, D.C., December 6, 2016 – Gov. Nikki Haley (R, S.C.) was named by President-elect Donald J. Trump to be the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. Asian American Hotel Owners Association president and CEO Chip Rogers congratulated Haley—who is the daughter of Indian immigrants—for for selection to this prestigious post on the world stage. 

Read More



AAHOA Applauds Nomination of Dr. Price to Lead Health Department

WASHINGTON, D.C., December 6, 2016 – Rep. Tom Price, who is also an orthopedic surgeon, was named by President-elect Donald J. Trump to lead the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Asian American Hotel Owners Association president and CEO Chip Rogers congratulated Price, whose current House district covers association’s headquarters near Atlanta, Georgia

Read More


ICYMI: Anderson Cooper Asks "Whats a Drive-by Lawsuit" on CBS's "60 Minutes"
WASHINGTON, D.C., December 5, 2017 – Anderson Cooper highlighted the growing epidemic of drive-by lawsuits filed under the Americans with Disabilities Act on CBS’s “60 Minutes” last night.

Read More



AAHOA Officers Take the Stage at RLHC/Vantage Conference

ATLANTA, December 5, 2016 - Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) officers will join Red Lion/Vantage leadership on the main stage this week at the Red Lion Hotels Corporation/Vantage 2016 International Education Conference and Trade Show in Las Vegas. 

Read More



AAHOA Congratulates Rep. Greg Walden on Chairing Energy and Commerce Committee

WASHINGTON, D.C., December 2, 2016 – Asian American Hotel Owners Association president and CEO Chip Rogers congratulated Rep. Greg Walden (R, Ore.) today on being named the next chair of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Read More



AAHOA Congratulates Rep. Virginia Foxx on Chairing Education and Workforce Committee

WASHINGTON, D.C., December 2, 2016 – Asian American Hotel Owners Association president and CEO Chip Rogers congratulated Rep. Virginia Foxx (R, N.C.) today on being named the next chair of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.

Read More



AAHOA Statement on the Persuader Rule Being Permanently Blocked

WASHINGTON, D.C., November 16, 2016 – Asian American Hotel Owners Association President and CEO Chip Rogers released a statement regarding the permanent blocking of the U.S. Department of Labor’s persuader rule

Read More



CBO: Reversing Overtime Rule Would Lift Family Incomes

WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 15, 2016 – The Congressional Budget Office gave small business owners a significant lift to their arguments that the new Department of Labor overtime rule is harmful to the economy.

Read More



AAHOA Secretary to Serve as Panelist and Judge at BDNY

ATLANTA, Nov. 11, 2016 - Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) Secretary Jagruti Panwala will serve as a leadership panelist and Gold Key Awards judge at the Boutique Design New York (BDNY) Trade Fair on Monday.

Read More


AAHOA Statement on the Presidential Election
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Asian American Hotel Owners Association president and CEO Chip Rogers released a statement on the election of Donald Trump as the 45th president of the United States

Read More



AAHOA Statement on the Senate Election Results

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Asian American Hotel Owners Association president and CEO Chip Rogers released a statement on the reelection of a Republican majority in the U.S. Senate:

Read More



AAHOA Statement on the House Election Results

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Asian American Hotel Owners Association president and CEO Chip Rogers released a statement on the reelection of a Republican majority in the U.S. House

Read More



AAHOA Statement on the October Jobs Report

Washington, D.C., November 4, 2016 - Asian American Hotel Owners Association president and CEO Chip Rogers released the following statement on the October jobs report showing minor growth in the hospitality industry

Read More



AAHOA Leaders to Speak at Red Roof Forum on Leadership for Women
 

ATLANTA, November 1, 2016 - Red Roof Inn leadership will welcome Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) Treasurer Hitesh “HP” Patel and Female Director at Large (Western Division) Dina Patel today at the Red Roof Forum on Leadership for Women in New Orleans. 

Read More



Best Western Pledges "No Inspections" for AAHOA Members During 2017 Convention


ATLANTA, Oct. 27, 2016 - Best Western CEO David Kong has confirmed that Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) members who own Best Western properties will be exempt from inspections during the 2017 AAHOA convention. 

Read More



AAHOA Receives ISSA Hygieia Network's Eidyia Award

ATLANTA, Oct. 27, 2016 - On the heels of its annual Women’s Conference last month in Baltimore, the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) has been awarded the Eidyia Award by the International Sanitary Supply Association (ISSA) Hygieia Network™.

Read More



Hilton Worldwide to Host AAHOA Young Professionals' Day at Hilton

ATLANTA, Oct. 24, 2016 - Hilton Worldwide will host a brand workshop Monday for 50 young hoteliers from the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA). 

Read More



AAHOA Membership Reaches 16,000

ATLANTA, Oct. 21, 2016 - The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) has announced that its hotel-owner membership has officially reached a record 16,000.

Read More



AAHOA Secretary to Join Best Western Annual Conference "Women in Leadership" Panel

ATLANTA, Oct. 14, 2016 - Jagruti Panwala, secretary of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA), will speak Monday as part of the “Women in Leadership” panel at Best Western’s annual conference. 

Read More


AAHOA Treasurer to Address Final Red Roof Regional Meeting of 2016

ATLANTA, Oct. 11, 2016 - Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) Treasurer Hitesh “HP” Patel will take the stage in Houston today at the final Red Roof Inn regional meeting of 2016. 

Read More


AAHOA Statement on House Consideration of Overtime Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C., September 28, 2016 - Asian American Hotel Owners Association President and CEO Chip Rogers released the following statement regarding the House's expected consideration of legislation to delay the overtime rule.

Read More


AAHOA Officers, Past Chairman to speak at 2016 Lodging Conference

ATLANTA, GA., September 26, 2016 - Leadership from the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) will be featured speakers at the 2016 Lodging Conference in Phoenix.

Read More


AAHOA Applauds Formation of Congressional Franchise Caucus
WASHINGTON, D.C., September 13, 2016 – The Asian American Hotel Owners Association commended Rep. Rodney Davis (R, Illinois) and Rep. Collin Peterson (D, Minnesota) today for launching the bipartisan Congressional Franchise Caucus.

Read More


AAHOA Teams with Choice Hotels International, Inc., for Women’s Development Day
ATLANTA, September 16, 2016 – Women hoteliers from the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) are teaming up with Choice Hotels International for a day devoted to helping women hoteliers develop Choice Hotels-brand properties.

Read More


AAHOA, industry leaders gather for weekend of professional development ATLANTA, September 23, 2016 – Feminism is making a comeback, the wage gap is narrowing, and women’s collective voice is stronger than at any point since Congress ratified the 19th amendment. But professional women - and Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) women in particular - aren’t looking for any special treatment. Long recognized among Asian American hoteliers as the glue that holds family and business together, they’re stepping out from behind the front desk and assuming high-profile leadership roles - and the industry is taking note.

Read More

AAHOA President to speak at Wyndham Hotel Group Global Conference ATLANTA, September 11, 2016 – Chip Rogers, president and CEO of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA), will address attendees of the annual Wyndham Hotel Group (WHG) Global Conference this week. Rogers will speak during the General Session on Tuesday, September 13 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.

Read More

Record attendance for AAHOA’s advocacy conference WASHINGTON, D.C. – Nearly 230 hotel owners met with nearly 200 congressional offices Wednesday as part of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association’s fall advocacy conference, the most ever for the association.

Read More

Sen. Chuck Grassley to keynote Asian American Hotel Owners Association advocacy conference WASHINGTON, D.C. – Hundreds of hotel owners gather in Washington today as the Asian American Hotel Owners Association holds its fall advocacy conference at the Renaissance Downtown. Sen. Chuck Grassley (R, Iowa), chair of the Judiciary Committee, is the conference’s keynote speaker today.

Read More

 




AAHOA Statement on Hillary Clinton’s Michigan Economic Speech
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Asian American Hotel Owners Association president and CEO Chip Rogers released the following statement today on Hillary Clinton’s economic speech in Warren, Michigan:

“We’re very glad to see Secretary Clinton make empowering small businesses a central plank of her plans to grow our economy. Her calls to cut federal red tape that’s costing small businesses, according to a recent study, nearly 30 percent more than large businesses to comply with will be welcomed by our more than 15,000 small business owner members. The speed and volume at which new regulations are coming out of Washington needs to stemmed for our economy to thrive.

Read More




AAHOA Statement on Donald Trump’s Economic Speech
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Asian American Hotel Owners Association president and CEO Chip Rogers released the following statement today on Donald Trump’s new economic plans as outlined in a speech at the Detroit Economic Club:

“We welcome Donald Trump’s ideas to ‘jumpstart’ America’s economy. His call for a moratorium on new federal regulations is a breath of fresh air for small business owners who’ve been crushed by the new and changing rules coming out of Washington. Killing the ‘death tax’ and reducing the tax burden on both businesses and individuals—which most small business owners file their taxes as—will also go a long way in helping hotel owners continue to create jobs for their communities.

Read More




Rep. Steve Chabot Spends a Day in the Life of a Hotel Owner
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Steve Chabot (R, Ohio) went behind the scenes at a Cincinnati hotel today, learning what goes into making sure every guest has a relaxing and restful stay. General Manager Ted Vondenbenken guided Chabot through all of the inner workings of the downtown Homewood Suites by Hilton, including staffing the front desk, turning over a room, and ensuring that common areas are ready to be enjoyed by all guests.

Read More




Rep. Ed Royce Spends a Day in the Life of a Hotel Owner
SAN DIEGO, CA – Rep. Ed Royce (R, California) learned what it takes to run a hotel with a “back-of-the-house” tour of the Holiday Inn & Suites in Fullerton, California, today. Owner Dhar Patel, a member of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association, guided Royce through the inner workings of the hotel’s operations, including running the front desk, turning over a room, and washing and preparing the laundry.

Read More




AAHOA Vice Chairman Featured Speaker at Southern Lodging Summit
ATLANTA, August 17, 2016 - Bhavesh Patel, national vice chairman of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA), was a featured speaker at the 14th annual Southern Lodging Summit in Memphis, Tenn.

Read More



AAHOA & University of Houston Create New Scholarship Program
ATLANTA, Aug. 5, 2016 - The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) has joined with the University of Houston Conrad Hilton College of Hotel & Restaurant Management to create a new AAHOA Scholarship.

Read More




AAHOA Leaders Speak at Red Lion Annual Conference
Leaders of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) were featured speakers during the 2016 Red Lion Hotel Corporation (RLHC) Brand Conference. The event, held August 2-5 in Spokane, WA, brings together almost 400 owners, managers, and executives of Red Lion brand hotels for more than a dozen education sessions and workshops.

Read More




AAHOA Chairman, Vice Chairman to Speak at 2016 NABHOOD Summit
ATLANTA, July 26 - Two leaders from the Asian American Hotel Owners Association will address minority hospitality industry officials this week in Miami at the 20th annual National Association of Black Hotel Owners, Operators and Developers (NABHOOD) Summit.

Read More




AAHOA president to attend 43rd ALEC Annual Meeting
ATLANTA, July 26 - Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) President and CEO Chip Rogers will attend the 43rd American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) Annual Meeting tomorrow in Indianapolis.

Read More




AAHOA Officers Report Positive Panel Experiences at 20th Annual NABHOOD Summit
ATLANTA, July 29 – Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) Chairman Bharat “Bruce” Patel and Vice Chairman Bhavesh Patel served as panelists this week at the National Association of Black Hotel Owners, Operators, and Developers (NABHOOD) Summit this week in Miami Beach.

Read More




Report: New business formations down in 2015
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Reports that new business formations were down in 2015 compared to 2014 point to a growing concern in the small business community that the economy is still struggling, says Chip Rogers, president and CEO of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association, the largest association

Read More




New Connections, Insights at AAHOA’s FirstEver Young Professionals’ “Day at Hyatt”
ATLANTA, July 16 The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) reported maximum turnout yesterday at the inaugural Young Professionals’ (YP) “Day at Hyatt” at Hyatt Hotels headquarters in Chicago.

Read More




AAHOA Young Professionals’ First-Ever “Day at Hyatt” to Draw Dozens to the Windy City
ATLANTA - July 14, 2016 - More than three dozen Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) Young Professional (YP) members will attend the first-ever “Day at Hyatt” tomorrow in Chicago. The day will include two hotel tours and multiple educational sessions on Hyatt’s history, culture, operations, and development. AAHOA YP Director at Large (Eastern Division) Binita Patel expressed enthusiasm for the event and for the future of AAHOA’s growing relationship with Hyatt.

Read More




AAHOA applauds committee passage of bill to curb drive-by lawsuits
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Asian American Hotel Owners Association applauded the House Judiciary Committee’s approval today of a bill that will cut down the number of illegitimate lawsuits filed under the Americans with Disabilities Act. Small businesses—hotels in particular— have been hit with nearly 10,000 “drive-by” lawsuits and subsequent settlement demands under the ADA in the last two years. “We thank and commend Chairman Bob Goodlatte and the Judiciary Committee for advancing this worthy and bipartisan bill,” said Chip Rogers, president and CEO of AAHOA.

Read More



AAHOA applauds Labor spending bill’s provisions on joint employer and overtime
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Asian American Hotel Owners Association President and CEO Chip Rogers released the following statement regarding the House Appropriations Committee’s draft of the Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education spending bill, which includes provisions relating to the expanded joint employer standard and the new overtime rule: “The expanded joint employer standard and the Labor Department’s overtime rule is already causing great harm to small business owners—including AAHOA’s more than 15,000 members—and the millions of jobs they have created across the country. We commend Chairman Hal Rogers and subcommittee Chairman Tom Cole for working diligently to roll back these misguided initiatives. We urge lawmakers in the House to swiftly pass the bill and work with the Senate to see that it becomes law.”

Read More



AAHOA to Sponsor Revenue Strategy Summit
ATLANTA, July 6, 2016 - The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) is proud to sponsor tomorrow’s Revenue Strategy Summit (RSS) in Washington, D.C. RSS, now in its fourth year, is expected to draw about 300 industry executives and owners from around the country for a full day of networking and education on crucial hospitality-industry issues such as direct-booking initiatives, loyalty programs, and the true impact of the sharing economy.

Read More



AAHOA Statement on Senate Joint Employer Hearing
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Asian American Hotel Owners Association President and CEO Chip Rogers released the following statement regarding the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship hearing on the joint employer standard: “Today’s hearing on the joint employer standard was enlightening. From both a franchisor and a franchisee perspective, the negative consequences of the NLRB’s expansion of joint employer were laid on the table by the witnesses, such as a franchisor testifying that she felt forced to refuse help to her new franchisee for fear of being found to be a joint employer, and a franchisee testifying that her legal costs tripled in the last year, which hurts her ability to expand her business and create new jobs.

Read More



AAHOA Secretary Addresses Red Roof Inn Regional Conference

ATLANTA, June 9, 2016 -- Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) Secretary Jagruti Panwala addressed audiences at the Red Roof Inn Regional Conference in Ocala, Fla., earlier today. Panwala, who made industry headlines earlier this year when she became the first-ever female AAHOA officer, spoke to Red Roof Inn executives and franchisees on the need to maintain a strong AAHOA-Red Roof relationship in the face of serious regulatory threats.

Read More


AAHOA Statement on Prime Minister Modi Address to Congress
WASHINGTON, D.C., June 8, 2016 – Asian American Hotel Owners Association Chairman Bharat “Bruce” Patel and President and CEO Chip Rogers released the following joint statement regarding Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s address to a joint meeting of Congress: “Prime Minister Modi holds a special place in the hearts of AAHOA’s more than 15,000 members, the majority of which are Indian Americans and many who can trace their family back to Prime Minister Modi’s home state of Gujarat. We are thrilled that Prime Minister Modi and our lawmakers are forging closer ties and we feel it will only have positive benefits for both countries. We were honored also to have the opportunity to be in the audience to hear directly from the Prime Minister. We extend our grateful thanks for Speaker Ryan and the Congress for inviting Prime Minister Modi.” Read More


Smoothie King CEO to Headline AAHOA Young Professionals Conference
ATLANTA, June 1, 2016 -- The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) is pleased to announce that Smoothie King CEO Wan Kim will offer closing remarks at its annual Young Professionals (YP) Conference this month in New Orleans. Read More



AAHOA Statement on U.S. Chamber & IFA Report on the Joint Employer Standard
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Asian American Hotel Owners Association President and CEO Chip Rogers released the following statement regarding the new report issued by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the International Franchise Association on the joint employer standard: “This report shows in crystal clear and irrefutable terms that the expanded joint employer standard is already negatively impacting small businesses—the chief driver of new jobs in America—despite what proponents of the new standard claim. With our economy coming dangerously close to shrinking and new jobs being created at an anemic pace, Congress has an imperative to remedy the attacks on small businesses by the NLRB and DOL through the passage of the Protecting Local Business Opportunity Act introduced by Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Rep. John Kline (R-MN).”

Read More


AAHOA member tells Congress to curb drive-by lawsuits

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Asian American Hotel Owners Association member Mili Shah urged a congressional panel today to take action to curb illegitimate drive-by lawsuits filed under the Americans with Disabilities Act in order to coerce small businesses to settle for thousands of dollars. Read More


AAHOA Launches Critical Member-Property Initiative
The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) Board of Directors launched an important member-property initiative earlier this month following the May 4-5 board meeting in Atlanta. It comes after months of debate on how best to gather crucial member data for the purposes of enhancing AAHOA’s advocacy efforts with both hotel brands and elected officials. Read More


AAHOA Statement on DOL Overtime Rule
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Asian American Hotel Owners Association President and CEO Chip Rogers released the following statement regarding the overtime rule: “We are very disappointed that the administration gave our concerns nothing more than a glance and thought they could ‘compromise’ by throwing us a crumb in a tiny reduction in the salary threshold. The original proposal was so preposterous and the reduction so small, one has to think their intent was to get to this level from the very beginning. Read More


AAHOA Joins Weeklong National Celebrations of Small Business and Tourism
ATLANTA, May 4, 2016 -- The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) joins small business owners and supporters of American free enterprise this week in celebrating National Small Business Week and National Travel & Tourism Week.

Read More


AAHOA-Supported Small Business Protection Law Signed by Georgia’s Governor Deal
ATLANTA, GA – The Asian American Hotel Owners Association applauded the signing into law today the Protecting Georgia Small Businesses Act by Gov. Nathan Deal. AAHOA, the largest hotel owners association in the world with more than 800 members in Georgia and over 15,000 nationwide, strongly supported the bill’s provisions that help protect franchisees from federal government overreach.

Read More


AAHOA Leaders Wrap Up Diversity Conference, Strengthen Industry Ties
PHILADELPHIA, April 28, 2016 - Senior leaders from the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) played a prominent role this week in Philadelphia at the annual Diversity & Inclusion Conference on April 27-28.
Read More




AAHOA Statement on Court’s Injunction of Persuader Rule
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Asian American Hotel Owners Association President and CEO Chip Rogers released the following statement regarding the injunction of the U.S. Department of Labor’s persuader rule: “The Labor Department’s persuader rule held that small business owners, who are only interested in how to grow their business and create jobs for their communities, couldn’t consult with legal experts on the ins and outs of labor law without reporting to the government. This was an absurd overreach by the Department. We welcome the court’s injunction and look forward to the rule being thrown out permanently.”

Read More


AAHOA CEO and AAHOA Chairman to Address 2016 Diversity
ATLANTA, April 25, 2016 - Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) President and CEO Chip Rogers and AAHOA Chairman Bharat “Bruce” Patel will address audiences at the 2016 Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) Conference on April 27-28 at the Ritz-Carlton Philadelphia.

Read More


AAHOA & SIMA Members Launch Relief Efforts for Houston Storm Victims

HOUSTON, April 22, 2016 - Texas-based members of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) and the Small Independent Motel Owners Association (SIMA) have pledged $51,000 and free rooms to Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner’s storm-relief fund.

Read More


Chip Rogers has been named Council Member at Forbes Nonprofit Council in Jersey City - NJ, USA

ATLANTA, April 25, 2016 – Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) President and CEO Chip Rogers has joined the prestigious Forbes Nonprofit Council. The council selects, by invitation only, the best and most respected nonprofit leaders in the world. Specifically, individuals must be part of a certified 501(3) organization with a minimum of $1 million in annual donor contributions or annual revenue and serve in an executive or chief executive role. At least 85% of the Forbes Community Selection Committee must vote in the individual’s favor for an invitation to be extended. The Forbes Nonprofit Council provides world-class peer-to-peer learning opportunities for members and is part of the Forbes Councils family.

Read More


AAHOA President to Speak on Travel in a Post-Crisis World

ATLANTA, GA – April 19, 2016 – The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) President and CEO, Chip Rogers, will address north Atlanta Rotarians tomorrow afternoon at the weekly meeting of the Rotary Club of Emory - Druid Hills.

Read More


Local Hoteliers Help Victims of Apartment Fire

ATLANTA, GA – April 12, 2016 – A group of local hotel owners, all members of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA), are donating up to 50 room nights to victims of a weekend apartment fire in Irving, TX.

Read More


AAHOA Elects First-Ever Female Secretary

NASHVILLE,TN – April 1, 2016 – The Asian American Hotel Owners Association this morning elected its first ever female officer over the nearly 30-year life of the organization.

Read More


AAHOA Applauds Efforts to Responsibly Update Overtime Rules

WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 18,2016 – Today, the Asian American Hotel Owners Association applauded a new proposal that would delay the U.S. Department of Labor's proposed rules affecting overtime pay to salaried employees.

Read more


AAHOA Member Tells Congress: Investigate Labor Department's Assault on Small Business

WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 17,2016 – Asian American Hotel Owners Association member Vinay Patel told a Congressional committee today that the U.S. Department of Labor's recent moves to overhaul the joint employer standard is an attack on small businesses and questioned the Department's motives in doing so.

Read more


AAHOA Property Hosts Congressman Kurt Schrader for Hotel Tour and Roundtable Discussion

WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 3,2016 – Today the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) Northwest Regional Director Tina Patel will host Congressman Kurt Schrader (D-OR-5) and his staff for a "back-of-the-house" tour and roundtable discussion.

Read more


AAHOA Partners with Naylor Association Solutions

ATLANTA,GA – March 1, 2016 – The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) is pleased to announce a new partnership with Naylor Association Solutions as its official integrated media communications partner.

Read more


AAHOA Applauds Inclusion of 504 Refi Program in Omnibus Appropriations Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C. – December 17, 2015 – A $1.1 trillion Omnibus Appropriations Bill passed earlier today in both the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate. The bill authorizes a multitude of spending measures for the upcoming year and permanently reinstates the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) 504 loan-guarantee program.

Read more


Congress Fails to Lift Joint-Employer Mandate in Omnibus Spending Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C., December 16, 2015 – Late Tuesday night, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan released details of this year’s omnibus spending bill, which does not include language to reverse the National Labor Relations Board’s recent joint-employer mandate.

Read more


AAHOA Reports Record-Breaking Membership Count of 15,000

ATLANTA, December 11, 2015 – The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) announced late yesterday that its individual-hotelier membership has officially passed 15,000 – a highly anticipated organizational milestone that was not expected until year’s end.

Read more


Former AAHOA Ambassador Appointed to Texas Housing Board

ATLANTA, December 7, 2015 – Former Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) Ambassador Kiran Shah was appointed last Thursday by Texas Governor Greg Abbott to serve on the state’s Manufactured Housing Board.

Read more


“Shark Tank” Judge, NFL MVP to Headline AAHOA’s 2016 Convention

ATLANTA – November 12, 2015 – NFL legend Peyton Manning and TV reality star Kevin O'Leary of "Shark Tank" fame will headline the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) 2016 National Convention in Nashville.

Read more


AAHOA Membership Count Reaches 14,000

ATLANTA – September 30, 2015 – The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) reached a membership milestone Tuesday when individual hotelier membership reached 14,000. The announcement came three weeks ahead of AAHOA leadership expectations, who now expect to reach 15,000 members by the end of 2015.

Read more


AAHOA Welcomes Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the United States

ATLANTA – September 20, 2015 – The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) welcomes Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the United States. As the largest Indian American business association, AAHOA's members recognize the significance of the Indian Prime Minister traveling overseas in order to maintain strong ties with the United States and the diaspora community.

Read more


Small Business Owners Applaud Bicameral Legislation Protecting the Franchise Model

ATLANTA – September 10, 2015 – The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) applauds Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Congressman John Kline (R-MN) for introducing the "Protecting Local Business Opportunity Act," a critical piece of legislation that reestablishes the definition of "joint employer" recently overturned by the National Labor Relations Board's (NLRB) Browning-Ferris ruling.

Read more


AAHOA Denounces NLRB's Joint-Employer Decision

ATLANTA – September 2, 2015 – Only in the depths of the Washington, D.C., bureaucracy could an ill-conceived decision aimed at destroying the American franchise model seem like a good idea.

Read more


AAHOA Former Board Member Decries New Joint-Employer Standard before House Subcommittee

SAVANNAH – August 27, 2015 – Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) Director at Large Kal Patel testified today at a field hearing of the House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions. Mr. Patel, who is also President and CEO of Image Hotels in Savannah, Ga., spoke before committee members Chairman Phil Roe (R-TN), Rep. Rick Allen (R-GA), and Rep. Buddy Carter (R-GA) on the expected "overwhelmingly negative impact" of the National Labor Relations Board's (NLRB) proposed joint-employer standard.

Read more


AAHOA President & CEO Chip Rogers Addresses Southern Lodging Summit

MEMPHIS – August 19, 2015 – Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) President and CEO Chip Rogers spoke this morning at the 13th annual Southern Lodging Summit in Memphis, Tenn., as part of the conference's Presidents Panel.

Read more


Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer Hosted at AAHOA Property with the Coalition to Save Local Businesses

WALDORF – August 14, 2015 – Jay Shah, Principal at Shamin Hotels and member of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA), generously hosted Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Maryland) today for a small business tour and roundtable in conjunction with the Coalition to Save Local Businesses.

Read more


AAHOA Director at Large Named One of San Diego's "20 Men Who Make a Difference"

SAN DIEGO – July 30, 2015 – The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) is proud to announce that Vipul Dayal, AAHOA Director at Large, has been named among the 2015 "20 Men Who Make a Difference" by San Diego Metropolitan magazine.

Read more