Guiding Principles

Ashford Hospitality Trust embraces five guiding principles which we believe best describe what our company represents. Our guiding principles are our way of doing business. Our adherence to these standards is a key component in building a reputation of excellence and integrity.

  • Ethical 
  • Innovative 
  • Profitable 
  • Engaging 
  • Tenacious 


Ashford Hospitality Trust is an active partner and contributor to our surrounding community and seeks to positively support organizations that assist those less fortunate. Our major company-wide philanthropic events are our Community Service Day (Spring) and Holiday Events Participation (Winter). In addition, throughout the year, we encourage associates to be mindful of community contributions and we financially support many charitable causes in our markets.


Below are just a few organizations we support

  • Habitat For Humanity
  • S.M. Wright Foundation
  • Ashford RISE School
  • Shatterproof
  • Metroplex Civic Association (MCA)
  • Metrocrest
  • Salvation Army
  • Special Olympics Texas
  • The Dallas Children's Advocacy Center
  • American Hotel Lodging Education Foundation
  • Children's Burn Foundation
  • ManeGait