Hotelier Sumit Dalwadi was awarded P&G Professional's 2017 "Community Hotelier of the Year Award" presented in conjunction with the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA). Dalwadi was chosen as the winner after submitting an essay detailing his support of charity: water, which will receive a $10,000 award in Dalwadi’s name. Dalwadi was recognized on stage during the 2017 AAHOA Annual Convention and Trade Show awards presentation in San Antonio.