Vinod Patel's family has been entrenched within the Hospitality industry for over thirty years. Vinod continues the family legacy in his active role as partner and Chief Operations Officer of American Hospitality Services. Vinod's career in hospitality began in 1988 when he managed the Bronx Hotel in Stockton CA. He soon relocated to the Tropicana Inn, Restaurant & Bar located in Bakersfield, CA, for a number of years before returning home and operating his family’s Townhouse Motel in Stockton, CA, along with management of the East Bay Motel & Apartments located in Oakland, CA, and the Holiday Inn Express and Suites in Woodland, CA. Having been directly involved in the day to day operations in the lodging industry for over eighteen years, Vinod brings an unrivaled understanding of the core operations required to run a hospitality successful venture.
Vinod is a proud father of 3, loving husband, and past president of the Yolo County Rotary Club.