Ghanshyam BhattChairman and Chief Executive OfficerGhanshyam Bhatt has been the Chairman and CEO of Newbury Hospitality Management since our inception in 2006. Mr. Bhatt immigrated to the United States of America in 1982, and began his career in the Hospitality Industry in Atlantic City, NJ. In 1984, Mr. Bhatt purchased his first property in North Bergan, NJ, located minutes New York City. Over the course of the past 40 years, he has developed, acquired, and managed over 15 successful business ventures. In 1999, Mr. Bhatt, and a group of childhood friends, decided to invest in their native City of Vadodara, Gujarat, India and develop and open the Taj Residency Vadodara. In 2002, Mr. Bhatt was awarded Outstanding General Manager of year by the Connecticut Lodging Association. In 2003, Mr. Bhatt was awarded the 2003 General Manager of the Year award by the American Lodging Association in Las Vegas, NV. In 2006, Mr. Bhatt and his son Prashant became the first approved Franchisees for Hyatt Hotel Corporation’s New Select Service Brand Hotel “Hyatt Place”. In 2007, the Bhatt’s completed $13 million Construction on Hyatt Place Milford/New Haven CT. Mr. Bhatt and his wife Anila are active members in the Milford Red Cross, Milford Chamber of Commerce, CT Lodging Association, American Hotel and Lodging Association (AH&LA), and Lifetime Members of Asian American Hotels Owners Association (AAHOA). The Bhatt’s are also actively involved in community service and spiritual organizations including Yogi Divine Society, Gujarati Samaj of Connecticut, Brahmin Samaj of USA, and Association of Indian Americans in North America (AIANA). Mr. Bhatt received his Bachelor of Commerce degree from M.S. University in Vadodara, Gujarat, India.