The Team
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Meet The Team

As pioneers of travel and tourism, we work around the clock to meet the needs of our owner partners and guests. With a team of experienced leaders, each property receives a customized approach that sets the Hogan Hospitality Group apart from other hotel management groups. Our ironclad track record and laser-like focus ensure we deliver outstanding results for property owners.

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Gary Hogan

Chief Executive Officer

With 40 years of experience in hotel management and ownership, Gary Hogan leads with integrity and passion. His dedicated leadership style stems from a long family legacy of management and ownership. 

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Gary Hogan
Chief Executive Officer

With 40 years of experience in hotel management and ownership, Gary Hogan leads with integrity and passion. His dedicated leadership style stems from a long family legacy of management and ownership. 

His parents, travel pioneers Ed and Lynn Hogan, founded Pleasant Travel Service, later known as Pleasant Hawaiian Holidays, in 1959. In 1980, Gary began working under them and continues to foster personable partnerships with owners. Gary’s leadership inspires innovation and creative solutions and creates a workplace culture that is fluid and nimble.

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Pat Mitchell

President

Pat Mitchell joined the company in 2005, bringing 23 years of hotel and travel industry experience. Throughout the years, Pat held positions as revenue manager, regional manager, and group vice president, honing her expertise in the areas of hotel sales, marketing, and revenue management.

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Pat Mitchell
President
Pat Mitchell joined the company in 2005, bringing 23 years of hotel and travel industry experience. Throughout the years, Pat held positions as revenue manager, regional manager, and group vice president, honing her expertise in the areas of hotel sales, marketing, and revenue management.

Her hospitality career began in 1982 with a Hilton management training and development program. From there she quickly climbed the ranks, eventually serving as director of sales and marketing and general manager of several hotels. Her previous roles also include vice president of a meeting planning company and director of public relations and communication for a hotel management company. In her current role as president, Pat oversees operations for Hogan Hospitality’s portfolio of hotels, restaurants, and spas. She attended the University of Rome, La Sapienza, and McNeese State University, and is fluent in three languages, including Italian and Spanish.

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Geoff Graf

Vice President of Business Development

Hogan Hospitality strengthened its leadership team with the addition of Geoff Graf. A 30-year veteran in hospitality, Geoff is responsible for identifying and building strategic partnerships as the Hogan Hospitality portfolio expands.

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Geoff Graf
Vice President of Business Development

Hogan Hospitality strengthened its leadership team with the addition of Geoff Graf. A 30-year veteran in hospitality, Geoff is responsible for identifying and building strategic partnerships as the Hogan Hospitality portfolio expands.

His extensive background in property development and asset management, along with his long-standing industry relationships, helps Hogan Hospitality serve an ever-expanding universe of markets on behalf of owners and ownership groups.

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Jerry Sager

Vice President of Revenue

Exceeding the financial expectations of hotel owners requires an effective and stand-out revenue management strategy. 

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Jerry Sager
Vice President of Revenue

Exceeding the financial expectations of hotel owners requires an effective and stand-out revenue management strategy. 

With over 25 years of experience, Jerry is responsible for maximizing revenue at each of Hogan Hospitality's hotels by overseeing pricing, inventory, and yield controls. His ability to develop and execute customized strategies for each market is crucial to the performance of every owner's asset.

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Allison Davis-Brown

Vice President Human Resources

Allison Davis-Brown has a wealth of experience in human resources, hotel guest services, and team member training. 

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Allison Davis-Brown
Vice President Human Resources

Allison Davis-Brown has a wealth of experience in human resources, hotel guest services, and team member training.

Her hospitality career includes 15 years with Westin Hotels & Resorts and Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, San Francisco, where she was the hotel’s manager of the year. In her current role, Allison is responsible for implementing Hogan Hospitality’s hotel operating policies, procedures, and standards, and overseeing legal compliance, insurance, recruiting training, and employment practices.

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Imelda Ramirez

Director Of Reservations

With over 30 years of experience in the hospitality industry, Imelda is responsible for managing our call center and customer satisfaction teams. 

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Imelda Ramirez
Director Of Reservations

With over 30 years of experience in the hospitality industry, Imelda is responsible for managing our call center and customer satisfaction teams. 

She handles the day-to-day operations of the departments to ensure all guest reservation policies, standards, and procedures are met to achieve maximum room revenues.

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Yoana Monroy

Director of Business Services

With a background as the manager of her own family’s hotel business, Yoana Monroy joined the team to oversee the technical infrastructure for the Hogan Hospitality portfolio and manage the company’s proprietary online sales, marketing, reporting, and communications tools. She is responsible for the company’s recruitment initiatives and is fluent in Spanish.

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Yoana Monroy
Director of Business Services

With a background as the manager of her own family’s hotel business, Yoana Monroy joined the team to oversee the technical infrastructure for the Hogan Hospitality portfolio and manage the company’s proprietary online sales, marketing, reporting, and communications tools. She is responsible for the company’s recruitment initiatives and is fluent in Spanish.

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Tim Nichols

Regional Manager

Tim Nichols has more than 30 years of experience in the hospitality and gaming industries. His initial assignment was GM of two full-service independent hotels located in Utah. For Hogan Hospitality Group, Tim serves as the Regional Manager overseeing several hotels located in the Western region of the country.

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Tim Nichols
Regional Manager

Tim Nichols has more than 30 years of experience in the hospitality and gaming industries. His initial assignment was GM of two full-service independent hotels located in Utah. For Hogan Hospitality Group, Tim serves as the Regional Manager overseeing several hotels located in the Western region of the country.

He has held the positions of GM and COO of the AAA Four Diamond Sandia Resort and Casino; V.P Operations for a hospitality management company in California; V.P. Operations of a diverse gaming, entertainment and hospitality company in Colorado; VP of Administration and Human Resources of a Texas-based hospitality management company, GM of the AAA Five Diamond Plaza Athenee in NYC; GM of the AAA Four Diamond Atlanta Hilton Resort and Executive Conference Center; GM of three, AAA Four Diamond, full-service Marriott and Hilton hotels in Texas and California.

Tim specializes in independent, upscale, full-service hotels and resorts. He has designed and implemented hotel database warehouse programs for customer relationship management, revenue management, and marketing analytics. He has opened or fully renovated 12 hotels, 18 restaurants and clubs, three casinos, and three pari-mutuel tracks throughout the United States.