The Dow Hotel Company’s inclusive culture is based on respect—for our partners, our colleagues, our employees, our guests and our environment .
We are committed to operating responsibly and ethically, and upholding the social responsibility practices of our hotel and restaurant partners. These practices include the areas of diversity, safety, environmental sustainability and community outreach.
On March 22, 2014, Murray Dow II gave the commencement address to the winter graduating class at Western Washington University. Murray Dow is a 1970 graduate of the university and earned a degree in Economics and History. He is also a 2013 Distinguished Alumnus of the College of Business and Economics and is a member of Western's College of Business and Economics Advisory Board. Dow discusses his life post graduation and his 30 years in the hospitality business how he worked his way to founding The Dow Hotel Company in 1998. His speech was provided an inspiring message for these young students just beginning their journey.