Our professional team brings a wealth of experience to the table, representing all facets of the hospitality industry including hotel management, construction, development, ownership, and asset management. Since its inception in 1995, Blue Star has maintained a commitment to senior-level accessibility and a focus on building long-term relationships with our investors, clients, lenders, and guests. Our quick thinking and flexibility has generated steady, positive results in constantly changing economic environments.

Our experienced hospitality management team with a combined average of 20 years of experience each in their various segments of the lodging industry including the takeover, re-positioning, and optimization of hotel operations; shares an entrepreneurial spirit and collectively is capable of achieving aggressive objectives.

Satis Patel – President

  • 21 Years Combined Experience in Acquisitions , Development and Management
  • Property & Casualty insurance, Real Estate and Hospitality Product Sales to Hospitality Industry
  • Ownership and Management Experience
  • Franchise Sales & Development

Katherine Patel – Vice President


Jessica Green – Director of Administration

  • 15 Years Experience in Hotel Operations & Management
  • Specializing in Operational Standards, Accounting, Payroll and Audits
  • Human Resources

Olmedo Vargas – VP of Operations

  • Renovations & Construction Project Management
  • 10 Years Experience in Hotel Operations

Thomas O’Neal – Director of Operations

  • 20 Years Experience In Operations
  • Renovations & Construction Project Management
  • Purchasing Management

Paul Ellis – Director of Real Estate

Sharon Gordon – Chief Accounting and Financial Manager

  • 25 years experience in accounting, budgets, audits and financial reports
  • Financial Consultation

Gulian Maxey – Regional Director of Sales


Kenzie Doucette – Administrative Assistant

  • Accounting
  • Human Resource Management
  • Payroll and Audits


Career Opportunities

We are always looking for talented, energetic people to join our staff. Please email our Human Resources department for more information.