Seema Bandukda is our Regional Director of Operations for the Southwest Region. She joined OTO Development in 2009 bringing 14 years of hospitality experience. She is responsible for the successful operation of hotels within her region; including revenue and financial performance, guest services scores and associate satisfaction. Previously, she held a successful career with Marriott, Sage Hospitality and DKN Hotels in various positions. During her tenure as General Manager, the property was awarded OTO's prestigious Hotel of the Year for 2010. In 2011 she was awarded General Manager of the Year. Marriott appointed her as the ESSSence Ambassador for the SpringHill Suites brand. She is a graduate of California State University-Fullerton with a degree in Business Management and Marketing.