Principal at KIG Consulting
Vipul Dayal is the President of VNR Management, Inc., a hospitality development and management company, that leads the industry in limited service hotel management. VNR Management owns and/or operates a Days Inn and Suites, an America’s Best Value Inn, Lone Star Inn, Cajun Inn, a La Quinta Inn and Suites, and Travel Inn. VNR Management received the Fast 100 Asian American Business Award in 2016 by the U.S. Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce, which showcases the fastest growing Asian American owned companies.
In 2015, Vipul was elected as Director at Large of AAHOA, the nation’s largest hotel owners association. He is responsible for identifying national trends, recommending fundraising tools and techniques, and spreading awareness of AAHOA’s resources and initiatives. Vipul also serves as a member of the Bylaws and Governance Committee and the 2019 Annual Convention Site Selection Committee; is the Chair for the Public Relations and Communications Committee; and serves as the Board Liaison to the Government Affairs Committee. He was recently elected to serve as a Board Member for the CH&LA.
Vipul has been recognized in his community for his professional achievements and charitable service and has received the SD Metro Movers and Shakers 2016, AAHOA Outreach Award for Philanthropy 2015, and SD Metro Men Who Make a Difference 2015.
Vipul attended the Thomas Jefferson School of Law and graduated from the University of North Texas, where he received his BA in Biology. He currently resides in San Diego with his wife and 3 children.