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Hospitality Industry and AAHOA Conference 2011

Hospitality Industry and AAHOA Conference 2011

AAHOA Conference and Trade Show Westminster Colorado

Hospitality Industry and AAHOA Conference 2011

          The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) Southwest Regional Director Hitesh Patel, invited members of the community to participate in this year’s Spring Conference which helps bring awareness in the success and positive growth of the hospitality industry. The event consisted of a Golf Tournament on the 18th with educational seminars, networking, luncheon and afternoon Trade Show on the 19th of April. Guests and speakers from out of State and across Colorado attended; sharing ideas, information, products and services of interest that assist in bringing progress and innovation to the community, Hoteliers and the hospitality industry.

Conference at The Westin Westminster Hotel     The event was held at The Westin Westminster located at 9650 Sheridan Blvd., Westminster Colorado. The conference room provided plenty of room for all attendees to network, gather information, and share their new products or services with guests and members. Why is this event so important? Well, in addition to the AAHOA role in being a voice for owners in the hospitality industry offering professional development, membership benefits, industry innovation and community involvement; the organization helps grow our economy by creating more than 500,000 jobs and contribution with an annual payroll of more than $9 billion. Also contributes in the real estate market. As an organization they have a great mix between 11,626 franchises and 8,530 independent owners many who live and work right here in Colorado. Hitesh Patel’s company is the Best Western Gateway Inn, Aurora, Colorado and serves as director to the southwest region consisting of Colorado, Utah, Arizona and New Mexico
Kate Getchell, Director of Customer Development for Image National Signs at the Trade Show.

 Hotel Phone Systems Consultants

There were many companies represented and entrepreneurs in attendance from Colorado among them Erin Hudson of Denver Mattress Company, PhoneSuite Co. of Broomfield Colorado, Joshua Hursa of Sunward Consolidated  Group Denver. Business development networking professionals from out of State were Shaun Trivedi of Matrix Telecom Security of Orange California, Office Star Products represented by George J. Maniscalco of Ontario California and Kate Getchell from Nampa Idaho Director of Customer Development of Image National Signs, among many others participants. One could learn so much about new developments such as the energy savings provided by the signs from Image National, the solar panels used by The Westin saving on operating costs, the new yet effective comfort designs by Denver Mattress, or the interesting industry products offered by American Hotel Register Company. Also among others the new two in tone white sheets that give sheets more pizzazz making white more glamorous, phone systems, office furniture and other fascinating products were part of the suppliers’ exhibits at the trade show. In all it was an educational and rewarding time leaving many with the desire to learn and do more both for the public and their enterprises.   There were many companies represented and entrepreneurs in attendance from Colorado among them Erin Hudson of Denver Mattress Company, PhoneSuite Co. of Broomfield Colorado, Joshua Hursa of Sunward Consolidated  Group, Denver Business.  

The Asian American Community shares many of our values for they have a rich tradition of entrepreneurship, hard yet effective work ethic, strive for education and have a natural joy in family values. The Hotel industry in general helps tourism, the economy, provides a space for visiting relatives, business activities, conferences and civic events. The Asian American Hotel Owners Association is one of the leading forces in the hospitality industry that helps provide answers to the challenges facing many hoteliers today. (AAHOA, 2011).  It also assists in being a source for new ideas, advocacy, legal assistance, community services, and educational programs to include others.  Patel’s next event will be held in Las Vegas June 15-18, 2011 with stays at the luxurious The Venetian and The Palazzo. 

Publicist, Theresa Nielsen, Business Colorado Directory.com  

 

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