About

Who we are

We are a growing hotel development and management company operating in five key markets in five different US states.

We operate mid-scale hotel brands that provides Select and Full-Service hotel experience. We operate IHG and Best Western Brand hotels and looking to start two Hilton hotels in San Francisco Bay Area.We value our team members and we are driven by the changing needs of the Guest Experience.

We focus on the long-term success of the hotel asset and our team associates.

Our History

The Dhillon Hotel Mgmt. & Development Group was founded with what started as a single hotel in the State of Montana. Today, the Dhillon group of companies and it’s partnership has grown to become a driving force in the Northwest Territories of the United States.Throughout the years, Dhillon Hotel Mgmt. & Development Group has had an ownership interest in and operated over 7 hotels with strategic alliances formed with many of the world's largest hotel brands. These include InterContinental Hotels Group, Hilton, and Best Western. Dhillon Hotel Mgmt. & Development Group has a very diversified portfolio ranging from extended stay, limited service, and upscale full-service hotels to mid-market business and large conference hotels to banquet and gaming properties.

Dhillon Hotel Mgmt. & Development Group provides an all-around approach to their real estate acquisitions, due to their extensive development and management services. The company offers land acquisition, land-use planning, architectural design, and construction management services. It also provides hotel operations consulting and management services including fiscal and accounting, sales and marketing, advertising, asset management and valuation services.

The values and spirit that continue to drive the company are the same that it started with, which are focused on treating the team well and serving the guest needs.

Our Culture

 We pride ourselves to be sales oriented &in providing a Quality experience to our guests &team members. Our hotel General Managers are the leaders at each hotel that groom others to be a leader in their roles. We trust our team members decision to drive business and we look for long term solutions and don’t provide Band-Aid solutions to our associates and guest concerns. We encourage feedback from our guests and our team members. We cherish differences in opinion that makes the team strong. We value the team members that grow above and beyond to make things right for the clients. We recognize the unsung heroes in the hospitality.

Our Guiding Philosophy

We pride ourselves on our ability to adapt to a diversified spectrum of hotel properties while being recognized by its franchisers, investors, and clients as operations intensive. We are especially proud of our successes in taking over new development or value-add properties and repositioning and revitalizing the hotels byusing our expertise in hotel management operations, and consequently, bringing an appreciated value to the asset and the surrounding agencies, businesses, residents, and visitors of the community.

The Dhillon Hotel Mgmt. & Development Group considers itself to be a small, yet aggressive and growing company, and their private, family-oriented approach is what sets themselves apart whether when providing a hassle-free and organized process in working with the city and their respected officials to selecting, being affiliated with, and building long-standing partnerships with those associated with the Group in their mission to grow successfully, together.

While our focus today is centered around investment, development, and management operations of our hotels, Dhillon’s diversified and proven expertise in the commercial and retail sectors additionally includes gas stations, convenient stores, office buildings, multi-family residential, and single family residential in the States of California, Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, Wisconsin.

We strive to develop and manage hotel brands that will serve travelers needs in key markets.  Our hotel General Managers are encouraged to go above and beyond for guest satisfaction and to secure more business.

All company decisions are made to ensure it will positively impact the guests.Ownership is always ready to plan ahead and help General Managers in meeting the business needs. Our target approach to stay ahead in the changing market and using technology to labor cost

Our Team

President – Yadewinder S. Dhillon ( Raj Dhillon )

Email- Raj@dhillonco.com

Having simplified his name to Raj, Mr. Dhillon brings the same consolidated approach to the complex and extensive areas of asset management and operations. Raj’s multi-faceted experience affords him an in-depth understanding of the intricacies of the retail, operations, valuations, development, redevelopment, management, financing and franchise of the hospitality industry.

“I draw from my experience in development, management and unique ability to reposition and draw value from neglected, old opportunities into new, exemplary models of performance and quality.”

Raj Dhillon is considered by many of his peers to be a true entrepreneur whose extensive experience in lodging, hotel land development, redevelopment, retail, customer service, and day-to-day management has successfully built multiple ground-up hotels, which are being owned by Dhillon Hotel Mgmt. & Development Group of Companies and managed today by the full service Dhillon Hotel Management Company. In the capital-intensive hotel industry, it is essential to have an operator who thinks like a developer and an owner. It is this equally shared understanding and focal point of Raj & Gurpreet, residing in Dublin, CA with their three children, that drives their enthusiasm for delivering exceptional products not only for their own children, but for generations to come. The developer side produces these exceptional products which, tomorrow, can still be defined as ground-breaking to the city and community, and the owner side which not only establishes, but manages the pillars of success to ensure objectives are achieved.

Raj Dhillon has created a well-developed network amongst individual investors, institutions, small and large local contractors and businesses, and internationally recognized hotel brands and parent companies that allows a creative approach to their opportunities. When not building on his passion, Raj serves as Vice President of a nationally recognized lodging industry organization known as Independent Lodging Industry Association (ILIA) and having served as secretary of the 7-Eleven Franchisee Owners Association made out of more than 400- 7-Eleven stores in the Greater Bay Area from 2003-2006.

 

Regional Manager of Operations

Mr. Rajinder Singh Chahal

Email – rchahal@dhillonco.com

Experienced in hotel operations,improving service levels and new hotel development with IHG, Hilton, Hyatt, Radisson hotels for the past 16 years in different capacity.  Hospitality journey started as a family venture in Texas to manage a Holiday Inn Express and then spent 12 years with IHG QA department for all the IHG Brands. Recent experience as Corporate Director of Hotel Operations in San Francisco Bay Area where Rajinder oversaw operations of Hotel Indigo Napa Valley, Holiday Inn SFO, Hampton Inn San Francisco Convention Center, and opened two new build hotels (Hyatt Place Santa Barbara and Virgin Hotel in San Francisco).

Finding solutions to current problems and setting standards to avoid them in the future is the passion that drives Rajinder.

Hotel General Managers

  • Holiday Inn Express – Elko, NV -Ms.MichelliLeedy leads the newest hotel in Elko.  She brings wealth of market knowledge and sales experience to drive business.
  • Holiday Inn Express – Boise, ID – Mr. Chris Vaughn leads the downtown hotel that serves travelers visiting Boise. Mr. Vaughn brings wealth of training experience in the industry.
  • Holiday Inn- Great Falls, MT – Open Position
  • Best Western Plus – Williston, ND – Ms. Brenda Heaps leads the team of the beautiful hotel and she brings wealth of knowledge of the oil market that brings travelers to Williston.
  • Best Western Premier – Brookfield , WI –Mr. Noe Garcia leads the hotel in the corporate market. He has in depth knowledge of corporate market and accounts. He brings 10 + years of GM experience with a focus on F & B.

 

Architect &Design

Company engages with Architect & Designer with 30 + years of experience designing hotels and retail.

 

Procurement

Dedicated contacts within US and around the world helps our company to source the Quality products for new builds & renovations.

Non-Profit Work

Company serves religious and non-religious organization’s that provides services in the communities