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When John Hendricks, founder and chairman of Discovery Communications, thinks about the most beautiful place on earth, the American West, specifically the red rock country of Colorado, tops his well-traveled list. Hendricks fell in love with Colorado shortly after graduating ...

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A ‘Buggsi’ Life

First things first…when did the nickname begin? “My name’s a long name and when I was in boarding school in England it was shortened,” Bakulesh “Buggsi” Patel says of his well-known moniker. “Actually, my dad spelled it one way so ...

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Return Engagement

As a high school student in his native Minneapolis, Minn., Tim Walker got his indoctrination into the hotel business. He started working in a hotel in his senior year, and has been in the business ever since. “I’ve been in ...

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60-Second Profile: Joe Smith, Chesapeake Hospitality

When you can’t find Joe Smith on the job at Chesapeake Hospitality, you’re likely to find him out on the water, fishing for bass. The executive vice president at the Maryland-based management company fishes on the professional bass tour. “On ...

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