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Hotel executive

Dorsey Ray Brady, American hotel executive. Certified hotel administrator.


Brady, Dorsey Ray was born on April 20, 1942 in Long Beach, California, United States. Son of Arnold Ray and Dora Della (Helzer) Brady.


Student, University of California at Los Angeles, 1959-1963.


Assistant manager, Deauville Country Club, Tarzana, California, 1963-1965;assistant manager, Playboy Club, Hollywood, California, 1965-1966;manager, Hawaii Kai Golf Course, Honolulu, since 1966;assistant, Kauai Surf, Lihue, Hawaii., 1966-1970;resident manager, Kauai Surf, Lihue, Hawaii., 1972-1975;general manager, Kaanapali Beach Hotel, Lahaina, Hawaii., 1970-1971;general manager, Kona Inn, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii., 1971-1972;general manager, The Whaler, Kaanapali Beach, Hawaii., 1975;various positions, Del Webb Hotels, various cities, 1975-1983;senior vice president, staff operations, Del Webb Hotels, Las Vegas, Nevada, 1981;vice president hotel operations, Del Webb Hotels, Las Vegas, Nevada, 1981-1983;vice president western region, Quality Hotels and Resorts, Anaheim, California, 1983-1984;general manager, Surf and Sand Hotel, Laguna Beach, California, 1985;executive vice president operations, Continental Inns Inc., La Jolla, California, 1985-1987;Western regional vice president, Tollman-Hundley Hotels, Santa Ana, California, 1988-1990;vice president operations, Outrigger Hotels Hawaii, Honolulu, since 1990. Lecturer Kauai Community College, Lihue, 1968, member of advisory board, 1974, Maui Community College, Kahului, Hawaii, 1970-1971.


  • Certified hotel administrator.


Board of directors Kauai Visitor Industry Organisation, Lihue, 1973. Served with United States Marine Corps, 1960-1962. Member Confrerie De La Chaine Des Rotisseurs, California Hotel Association, Hawaii Hotel Association (board directors 1974, 94, 95), Skal (Executive Committee 1984, vice president 1994, president 1995), American Hotel and Motel Association, Kailua Kona Chamber of Commerce (board directors 1971), University of California at Los Angeles Alumni Association (life).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: cooking, coin and medal collecting, photography, computers.


Married Patricia Dip Sheong Hoo, August 25, 1968. Children: Diana, Dawn, Dane.

Arnold Ray Brady

Dora Della (Helzer) Brady

Patricia Dip Sheong Hoo

Diana Brady

Dawn Brady

Dane Brady