Vijay Patel was born and raised in Gujarat, India. Shortly after graduating from M.S. University, he took a leap of faith and moved to the U.S. in the early ’80s to pursue the “American Dream.” Since arriving in the U.S., Mr. Patel has been an active entrepreneur and small business owner. His successes range from developing and acquiring hotels and self-storage facilities to serving as VP of Operations and Executive Director alongside Krish while growing Verizon Wireless’ retail portfolio.