Dayna Patel has extensive experience in the lodging industry. Her family has owned and operated multiple hotels, including nationally franchised brands and independents in Oregon and California. Because she grew up in the lodging industry, she has a wide range skills learned from working in several departments, including guest services, housekeeping supervision, accounting and a variety of managerial positions. Ms. Patel also worked for an owner-operator of several hotels, including being the operations manager for three hotels in the San Francisco Bay Area.
She joined Marin Management in January 2011 and has since sold groups and major volume accounts in all market segments, including associations, corporate and wholesale FIT. Ms. Patel is fluent in three languages–English, Hindi and Gujarati.