Our Story

A positive mission

Sethi Management’s mission is to manage outstanding hotels, retail stores, and restaurants. To invest in and develop profitable real estate and continue our growth. To provide our associates a positive work experience each day. To ensure that each of our guests receives professional and friendly service. To deliver optimum results for our owners and investors. To grow in profitability so we can give back to our community.

JP Sethi is the founder and core leader of all that Sethi Management has accomplished. He was born and raised in New Delhi, India and moved to the United States in 1976 in hopes for a brighter future. Mr. Sethi began his business with convenience stores and later expanded to hotels, restaurants, and real estate. With over 30 years of experience, he plans to continue his development in retail and hospitality. His desire is to not only grow himself in this business but also to educate and empower others to do so. Mr. Sethi is always looking for new challenges and is highly active in local community projects such as the Hindu Temple of Fresno, Crime Stoppers of Fresno, Clovis Unified School District, Interfaith Alliance of the Central Valley, and the Fresno Police Advisory Board. He also serves on the Board of Directors for The Security First Bank of Fresno and is the founder of the American Petroleum and Convenience Store Association (APCA). Mr. Sethi constantly seeks to grow his knowledge and experiences through his business and by volunteering his time and resources to his community.

The Sethi Family has successfully owned and operated over 75 businesses across a diversified portfolio, which includes convenience stores, hotels, restaurants, and commercial real estate. Our growth has been substantial and Sethi Management, Inc., continues to progress in today's evolving economy. We specialize in managing hospitality and retail businesses efficiently while optimizing profitability and nurturing loyalty with our investors, franchise partners, guests, and associates. Sethi Management continues to strive for success by building its management structure, developing its executive team, and staying loyal to its values.

Our Values

Open and Free-flowing Communication

The belief system of Sethi Management is based upon the understanding that its stakeholders are entitled to receive “Open, Free Flowing Communication” for each and every activity and service that the Company sponsors and promotes.

Guest Satisfaction

All stakeholders value consistency in guest satisfaction, service delivery, and the quality of our product. Moreover, they view the importance of service excellence as a reflection of the condition of the business, the supporting business facilities, and the overall experience at the business. Sethi Management is therefore committed to assuring the satisfaction of all stakeholders of the business.

Associate Satisfaction

All associates value a stimulating and meaningful work environment. Sethi Management is committed to striving for associate satisfaction through the consistent enforcement of progressive human resource practices.

Fair Return on Corporate Investments and Growth

The belief system of Sethi Management is based, in part, upon the understanding that providing a fair rate of return to our investors (owners) is core to the success of its operations. Growth, both corporate and personal, includes growth in Revenue, ROI, number of rooms, locations, and also leads to personal growth.


Sethi Management believes in accountability for all of its stakeholders including associates, managers, vendors, and owners.