In a tribute article by Hotel News Now, Jyoti Sarolia and her mother Savita Patel detail their work managing the family hotels and growing their business in new and innovative ways. As current COO, Sarolia is currently in the process of facilitating these changes as she works to help Ellis Management transcend the hospitality industry and take on new ventures.
The HNN article works to detail the family’s humble beginnings, particularly the hard work of her mother. Patel details her childhood, one of hardwork and dedication to succeed. After immigrating to the US at 17 years old with her husband Raman, Patel was ready to make her mark on the hospitality industry and grow the family business. Years later, Patel and her husband would move away from the extended family business to form their own hospitality company, that would one day transform into Ellis Management.
Within the article, Sarolia also takes the time to detail her own upbringing throughout the hospitality industry. She recounts years of working with her mother and shares fondly the lessons she learned during that time. Sarolia nods graciously to the foundation her mother laid that allowed her to become the successful woman she is today. In the end, that foundation is one of the many things that has helped Sarolia persevere and continue to grow the family business.
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