Dora Hospitality Welcomes Ryan Graham as new Regional Director of Operations

Indianapolis, IN (July 1, 2021) – Dora Hospitality LLC today announces the addition of a new Regional Director of Operations to their leadership team.  Ryan Graham, who possesses over 17 years of hospitality experience, began on June 1st and will provide supervision for Dora 8 (and growing) Indianapolis hotels and assist in managing overall operations at his assigned properties, which include a mix of hotel brands and market segments. 

Ryan got his start in the hotel industry as a Guest Service Representative at a Chicago O’Hare hotel before working up the different departments to become a General Manager with White Lodging for 7+ years.  Ryan has worked at several different brands and has a strong background in operations with a focus on the limited service and extended stay categories.    

As Regional Director of Operations at Dora Hospitality, Ryan will act as a bridge between the corporate office and hotel leadership teams.  His areas of focus will include developing and implementing policies and procedures; conducting regular visits of each hotel; reviewing key metrics and developing action plans to address them; and training and mentoring future leadership candidates for growth within Dora. 

“I was drawn to Dora by their strong leadership team and their unwavering focus on providing an exceptional guest, associate and ownership experience” Ryan said. “My goal at Dora is to provide a voice to our field associates and develop each team so that they can deliver the best possible experience to our internal and external guests.”

“Ryan has a clear dedication to the hospitality industry and the Indianapolis market in particular,” said Vince Dora, President of Dora Hospitality. “He has proven experience in creating collaborative environments where employees at all levels can contribute and thrive. This focus on relationship-building and enthusiasm for employee and guest well-being is an ideal fit for Dora, and we welcome him wholeheartedly to the team.”

About Dora Hospitality

The Dora Hospitality Group represents over 60 years of hotel ownership and management expertise, continuing the legacy of the Dora family as hoteliers who operate their business firmly grounded in family values. They develop and operate both branded and boutique hotels, with a focus on the Midwestern United States, and are known for their personal, individualized attention to every property. For more information, please visit or connect with them on Facebook.