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In 1997, The Inn Business, Inc. was established to provide unsurpassed hotel and restaurant management services. Through diligence and integrity, The Inn Business has gained the reputation of being an outstanding hospitality management firm.

Our focus has been to develop management services that promote a quality guest experience, while increasing profits for owners through reduced expenses, improved average daily rates and occupancies, higher average daily checks, and improved customer service training systems. TIB provides a variety of services, from consulting to complete oversight of Operations, Accounting, Personnel and Marketing.

Our portfolio of clients include the historic New Sheridan Hotel in Telluride, Colorado, the popular Sand Dollar Inn in Monterey, California, Los Olivos Grand Hotel, an exclusive four-diamond retreat in Santa Barbara, California, the eclectic Fry Canyon Lodge in southern Utah, as well as the Red Rock Lodge in Moab, Utah.

Ray Farnsworth, President, founded The Inn Business. Mr. Farnsworth began his hotel and restaurant career in 1984 with the Trusthouse Forte Group and has held management positions in all aspects if the industry. Before founding The Inn Business, Mr. Farnsworth was Vice President of Operations for Four Sisters Inns.


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Sand Dollar Inn
Pack Creek Ranch