What We Do

We Create Marketing Tools for the Hospitality Industry

Such a simple statement for a creative marketing firm.  But this declaration represents our company’s strengths, direction and philosophy...”It is what we do.”  We work exclusively with affiliated hospitality businesses and are experienced with the dynamics and competitive environment that affect it’s ever-changing marketplace.


Since 1986 we have successfully served hotels, resorts, regional convention facilities and statewide hotel associations, located in all markets of the US and Mexico...So when selecting a marketing partner that knows your industry and can help anticipate market influences, look no further!

Creative Services

Who we are

Marketing Tools for the Hospitality Industry

Dave Davis is the President of Hotel Marketing Group. An award-winning creative designer, marketing developer and graphic artist, Dave is a graduate of San Diego State University with an advanced degree in marketing communications and fine arts.  


Dave has four decades of professional experience in marketing, public relations and advertising in the hospitality industry, starting his career with Atlas Hotels, Inc. through Crest Advertising in San Diego. Dave spent 17 years with Atlas Hotels as Director of Advertising, developing an expertise focusing on a variety of market segments including, convention, trade show, leisure packaging, group and individual corporate travel, theme restaurants and health facilities.  


Founder of Davis Design & Communications in 1986, Dave worked with hundreds of hotel properties both domestically and internationally in a marketing and advertising management capacity, creating thousands of ads, collateral pieces and marketing tools. Over the past 32 years in business Dave Davis has lead Davis Design & Communications through mergers and expansions into Davis McDowell, Inc. in 1994 and in 2000 to (dba) Hotel Marketing Group, a hotel advertising, marketing, public relations and web design company now representing hotels, hotel associations, convention bureaus, restaurants, management companies, allied and associated hospitality providers and purveyors.  


Today, Dave works with a variety of creative writers, artists and production developers in creating marketing tools to help the hospitality industry sell products and services.

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Hotel Marketing Group

8030 La Mesa Blvd. #271, La Mesa, CA 91942, US

(619) 462-2170