Bharat Shah, a native of India, arrived at the shores of the United States of America in 1964 for higher education. With a doctorate degree in Food Science and Technology he spent a decade as a research scientist in food industry. A real estate opportunity knocked at a door in 1979 and he risked his entire life savings and more to accept the challenge. Thirty five years of immersion in hospitality business, industry associations and providing a helping hand to anyone in need has been his lifestyle. He lives with his wife Milan in Atlanta. His life story is a testimony to the American Dream fulfilled which is still alive and well for anyone who dares to dream!