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Ashis Roy A shis Roy is the Managing Member with El Toro Group, owner of Holiday Inn Express & Suites in Morgan Hill. In 1999, his father Arvind Roy developed and constructed the 85-room hotel, which offers 4,500 sq. ft. of banquet/meeting space. Roy brings to his work a deep knowledge of commercial investment experience, hotel operations, and a passion for the hospitality indus- try. He has served as El Toro Group’s Managing Member for over eight years. Previously, Roy held management positions in investment banking and financial services in San Francisco. He also worked for a carbon technology start-up in Dallas, Texas. Roy earned his B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Southern California. He is a board member of the Morgan Hill Chamber of Commerce. “Morgan Hill is coming into its own as a destination, which contributes to the growth of our local economy. The city has many underutilized assets and its appeal as a destination is only as good as our ability to promote it. With this in mind, I’m inviting key stakeholders, including city officials, hoteliers, restaurateurs and winery owners, to come together in 2017 in support of a tourism business improvement district.” GILROY • MORGAN HILL • SAN MARTIN JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2017 gmhtoday.com 25