Our Team

Meet Our Professional Team

Franklin Eng

Founder & President

40+ years of experience in hospitality, from management, consulting, brokerage to commercial.

10+ years of experience in franchised hotel management, specialized in cost-control and revenue-driven, add-value to the franchised hotel owners.

Experienced hotel broker with an extremely effective but discreet approach in the market, avoiding unexpected publicity, and only introduce qualified investors to properties that best fit their financial expectations and investment goals.

Maintained a strong relationship with various lenders, investors, franchisors, operators, developers, general managers, suppliers and other players in the hospitality industry, offered instant access to various information sources and add-value commercial business in hospitality.

Christopher Slattery

1st Vice President & Principal

34 + Years of Hospitality Management, Consulting and Development. Founded and scaled Hospitality Resource Group as a part of 147 domestic and international hospitality related projects to date.

Held key leadership roles in major hospitality companies, including Vice President at RLH Corporation and Franchise Service Director at Choice Hotels International, leading to significant strategic and operational improvements.

Contributing expertise to boards of hospitality and healthcare companies and holds a CHA certification, with leadership training from AHLA/Cornell and memberships in key hospitality associations.

Expert in complete hospitality Operations, Marketing, Revenue Management, and Forecasting. Fluent in Spanish and offering an international hospitality perspective.

Orlando Johnson

Vice President & Principal

BBA in Public Administration from U.C.L.A and a Juris Doctorate from Western Sierra Law School, solid foundation in administration and law.

Dedicated to public service as a key role in the City of El Centro and community organizations, served on the Building and Appeals Board, Parks and Recreation Commission, and leading the Imperial Valley Homeless Taskforce.

Former CEO of the Calexico Housing Authority managed a diverse portfolio of multifamily and HUD-assisted units. Outstanding acquisition of funding and strategic management skills led to the development of sustainable housing solutions for low-income and homeless populations in Imperial County.

As Former Vice President of Commercial and Real Estate Lending at Sun Community Federal Credit Union demonstrates his financial acumen. His meticulous review process ensured the alignment of loans with investor requirements, facilitating property rehabilitation, business expansion, and multifamily housing development.

Paavan Patel

Director of Sales

10+ years of experience in Hospitality Sales, Development, Management, and Operations.

Possessing exceptional multitasking abilities, adept at navigating high-paced work settings effortlessly. Proven track record as a productive and service-oriented sales consultant, offering 8 years of expertise in conveying precise product information and effectively closing sales.

Driven and detail-focused sales associate, dedicated to cultivating customer relationships and fostering growth through collaboration with diverse clients and companies.

Maintaining outstanding connections with investors, lenders, major hotel franchises, and industry stakeholders, contributing to a broad network and respected presence in various organizations within the hotel industry.

Alvin Wang

Director of Hotel Supplies

10+ years of LED lighting experience in manufacturing, supply chain management, logistics, US warehouse operation.

Successful service to 1000+ hotels, consistently delivering quality lighting solutions at competitive prices.

Established connections with factories and supply chains, specializing in franchise hotel supply and production.

Get in Touch

We invite you to contact us if you have specific questions or require further assistance. Contact our team at info@hotelpartnergroup.com or fill out our contact form on our website. We are here to help you unlock the possibilities and embark on a transformative journey with Hotel Partner Group, Inc.