Mr. Viroja has acquired, developed, managed and sold various properties through out the years and has proven his success with his longevity in a very capricious industry. Before purchasing his first property in 2010, Mr. Viroja owned and operated Aamco Auto Repair. He has successfully facilitated the financial turnaround and growth of several multi-dimensional hotels and Real Estate Before launching HMV Properties, His immeasurable generosity towards others, and endless drive for success, are deeply rooted in the culture of HMV Properties today. Hiren Graduated from University of North Carolina charlotte with a degree of computer science.
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Hank graduated from UNC Charlotte with a bachelors’ degree in Accounting and Finance. Before joining HMV Properties in 2006 he worked as International Financial Analyst for Bank of America. He joined the Hotel industry in 2011 and stated working as a Manager at various properties in multiple states. Since he joined HMV Properties he has implemented and standardized accounting and financials for the company, Additionally, he is involved in the evaluation of new developments and acquisitions.
Jayul Gandhi (JAY)
Director / VP of Operations
Jay has specialized in hotel operations and guest experience for more than 10 years. He focuses on providing analytical guest research, support, guidance and Budgets. Prior to HVM, Jay worked for many successful hospitality companies and brand such as Hilton, Marriott and IHG as director of operations Jay supports senior leadership in initiatives to manage the evolution of the brands, and social culture for the overall success of HMV properties strategic goals. Jay graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University with a degree in Business Management Accounting and Economics along with a Certified Hotel Administrator certificate.
Digesh Gajjar (DJ)
Regional Operations Manager
With nearly 20 years of experience, Digesh Gajjar’s diverse background in hospitality management encompasses hotel operations and hotel investment. DJ began his career with Ramada Hotels where for nine years he managed a broad range of operational departments like restaurant, lounge and sales. He has managed and operated various brands and portfolios. DJ was responsible for numerous hotel openings, renovations, re-positioning, and re-brandings. He joined HMV Properties in 2014, where he holds positions from General Manager to operations manager. DJ is a graduate and a Certified Hotel Administrator.
Director Of Sales
Temika’s 16-year hospitality career began in Cheraw, SC at the former Jameson Inn as a Night Auditor. From 2004-2014 she held various positions as Assistant General Manager, General Manager and Task Force Manager for Strand Development and became a certified Hospitality Supervisor with American Hotel and Lodging Association. Temika is currently the Director of Sales for the Comfort Suites Pineville, Comfort Inn Downtown Charleston and Comfort Inn Carowinds. She is also pursuing her certification as a Certified Hospitality Revenue Manager.