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Honorary Past President
Davidson & Jones Hotel Corporation
1207 Front Street, Raleigh NC 27609
Jay Mahan has been a Sheraton franchisee since 1985 and is a founding member of ASFONA, having served as its president from 1997 through 2003. He is part owner and operator of the Sheraton Imperial Hotel & Convention Center and is currently assisting with the conversion of an independent property to a Four Points by Sheraton under a third party management agreement. In addition to his hospitality investments, Jay is also involved in owning and operating assisted living facilities.
After graduation from West Virginia University, Jay attended the University of Toledo Law School. He is a former member of the Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau board of directors and served as its chairman from 2001 until 2003. He is a former member of the board of directors of the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce and remains very active in civic affairs.