USTA Welcomes Asian American Hotel Owners Association Vice Chairman to Board


Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) vice chairman Tarun S. Patel has been appointed to the board of the U.S. Travel Association.

"We are very pleased that Tarun has agreed to serve on the U.S. Travel Association board,” said Roger Dow, U.S. Travel Association president and CEO. “His experience as a successful 'hands-on' developer, owner, and operator as well as in leading the Asian American Hotel Owners Association will add depth and strategic value to U.S. Travel and help ensure our industry's long-term vitality."

“The travel industry is an absolutely integral part of our nation’s economic backbone,” said AAHOA’s Patel. “I am pleased and honored at the invitation to join this prestigious group and at the opportunity to help bring about positive change in our industry.” 

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