Hotel Industry Leaders
Our team has exerepience in Hotel investment, finance development, construction, management and dispostion. Finding the right people to manage a hotel investment is our goal, our company leaders have been in the hotel industry for most of their careers, this is a life time passion for them, which is why Nathsons has been so successful.
Charmaine Nathraj – Chief Executive Officer Hotel Operations
Charmaine started her hospitality career by managing a 19-room motel in Riverside, California. She grew her hotel porfolio by specilizing in value add investment. Some of her success stories includes: Standland Inn & Suites in Borrego Springs, Budget Inn Tulare, Country Inn Grove Ontario and many more.
Charmaine enjoys the hotel business and the opportunity to meet new people from different places and she had the aptitude to make this a family business and a career. She developed a management company with a strong business model which today employs hundreds of people around Southern California while working with a select group of investors. Her companu was the recipient of the following awards.
Awards Outline for Nathsons Hospitality
- Best of the Best Managers of the Year Award-InterContinental Hotels
- Torch Bearer Award-InterContinental Hotel
- Quality Assurance & Quality Excellence Award -InterContinental Hotels
- Best Renovated Hotel Award -InterContinental Hotels
- Outstanding Woman Hotelier of the Year Award- AAHOA
- Directors Award-Best Western International
- Best Rehabilitation and Renovation Award - City of San Bernardino
- Best Rehabilitation and Renovation Award - City of Tulare
Veno Nathraj – Chief Financial Officer Hotel Development
Veno Nathraj has been one of the leading hotel brokers in Southern California for over a decade. He began his hotel career as a broker for Marcus & Millichap. He was subsequently responsible for overseeing the Southern California hotel investment banking practice for PKF Investments, an affiliate of PKF Consulting, a national hotel real estate advisory and capital markets company. Now one of the Principles of Horwath HTL.
Mr. Nathraj had the privilege of working as one of the lead advisors of the FDIC & RTC in the early 90's. His experience is broad in terms of working with owners and banks regarding distressed asset workouts and foreclosures in the hospitality industry. He has also worked with many hospitality industry leaders in the purchase of first trust deeds and property notes in order to reposition properties on their upside potential.
Working with developers as well as city municipalities, Mr. Nathraj has developed policies and mandates to increase the standards of hospitality construction and development. Mr. Nathraj has developed and constructed hotels in the Southern California market for the last twenty years. He has also created and designed a unique model for project management in the hospitality industry.
Yatish Nathraj – Director of Hotel Operations Research and Development
Yatish Nathraj grew up as a first generation hotel operator, seeking a more passionate role in the industry Mr. Nathraj chose to manage many different brands throughout his career from Holiday Inn Express, Best Western and many independent hotels and motels. He has a scholastic back ground in the Hospitality Industry as well as Casinos. Mr. Nathraj has traveled abroad as well to help assist with international hospitality investments. He has spoke at forums that deal with Financial responsibility for entrepreneurs to investing in emerging markets. He has completed over 700 rooms of construction in the last five years with a total of over 1200 rooms in renovation in the past ten years.
Mr. Nathraj has Bachelors from the University of Nevada in Hotel Administration & Gaming Management as well as a Master of Real Estate Development from the University of Southern California. He has helped implement new marketing techniques to the industry that has help increase investor's returns. He has talked about the profound nature of investing in Africa as an Emerging Market at the Pan- African Investors Conference. Mr. Nathraj has many community ties in the Hospitality industry, with the Asian American Hotel Owners Association. Mr. Nathraj specialized in hotels and motels turn around management, streamlining operations and financial integrity.