Dipak Thakker, Principal

As Principal and Founder of Aroma Hotels, Mr. Dipak Thakker shares the lead in business development efforts including acquisition and finance. His commitment to driving profit and market share are complimented by his ability to successfully managing financial and marketing operation of the company. Mr. Thakker's leadership, insight in operations and business planning contribute significantly to the company's value. Dipak holds an MBA degree from University of Maryland, College Park. He brings in strong finance and management background and hands on experience in managing people and controlling cost at various stages in delivering a business solution.

Annette Cougburn, General Manager

Annette Cougburn is the General Manager of the Holiday Inn - I95 South in Fayetteville, NC. Annette is been working at the hotel for past 20 years at various role. Prior to assuming GM role, she worked at the hotel as the controller for over 5 years.
As the GM, Annette oversees all aspects of Property Management in accordance with Company mission statement, including maximization of financial performance, guest satisfaction, and staff development within established quality standards. She is responsible for the hiring, training and discipline of all hotel staff.

about us

Our management

At Aroma Hotels, we strongly believe in –

  • Diversifying our portfolio with quality and high performing assets and staying focused on returning best values to our partners and investors.

  • Expanding our professional capabilities while maintaining the highest standards in the industry

  • Thriving to hire, train and nurture the highest quality people and providing them opportunities for personal and professional development

Our inspiring vision and attaining goal is to continue to grow our hospitality portfolio on a path to steady and strategic growth by earning trust and reputation guest-by-guest and day-by-day and keeping our investor base consistent and eager to reinvest. We are a family business that focuses on decorating your home with characteristics that describe you. We love to mix styles like modern and classic or industrial and glam-chic to give you a design that compliments your lifestyle and interests.

Aroma Hotels