Dinesh Chawla is the CEO of Chawla Hotels, Inc. This is a family owned business of 19 hotels in the Mississippi Delta. The company was started by Dr. V.K. Chawla in 1985. Current projects include the development of the worlds first Scion Hotel, a four star brand, and American Idea Hotels. Both flags were created by the Trump Family. In addition, new partnerships are being developed with the Retzer Family, which is the largest domestic franchisors of McDonald’s restaurants. Chawla is married to wife Parveen, and has two sons, Sameer(22), and Nayan(19). The business is developing beyond hotels and branching out into profit based and philanthropic ventures in multiple fields.