Raj PatelPresident & CEO
Rajesh "Raj" Patel is the founder of I & A Development and Construction Hotels. He serves as the Chief Executive Officer and President of the company providing direction for the company's growth, development, investments and operations. Under his passionate leadership and positive vision, the company has experienced substantial growth in the past few years. Mr. Patel serves on numerous boards and committees including: Longview Chamber, East Texas Hotel/Lodging Association and Longview Hotel Lodging Association. He is a graduate of Austin College, where he earned his B.S. in Management and Marketing. He has also completed both CHA & CHO hotel certification programs. Raj and his wife Pina are very proud of calling East Texas home and strive to make this a great community to live and conduct business in.