About HTP

Our mission is to be a trusted partner, empowering our business partners with cutting-edge business management technology systems.


Hospitality Tech Partners, a company based out of Lansing, Michigan, has been providing management technology services to business for over 20 years. The key to HTP’s success is personal service with a focus on being truly helpful.

HTP was founded by Dan Maynard, a resident of Lansing since 1967. HTP is known as a long term business partner that can be trusted and provides comprehensive business management platforms that help their customers manage every aspect of their business, skyrocketing performance to infinity and beyond.


Hospitality Tech Partners is your home town team. We provide a proven project management protocol that ensures a smooth implementation of your new
Business Management Systems. Our roots run deep with over 20 years of hospitality management experience, coupled with over 20 years of expertise in “Point of Sale” technology. HTP understands your needs and how a hospitality company operates.

Our primary goal is to build a long-term business relationship that will drive your success. HTP is a partner that will grow with your business and provide a personal service to put your mind at ease. When you need help or advice HTP is a phone/text line of communication away – we are there when you need us. HTP is a trusted partner, deeply invested in the performance of your business to propel you to new heights.

We will install a user-friendly, complete ecosystem that seamlessly integrates all technical components, POS systems, On-line ordering, E-commerce integrations like Door Dash, Loyalty programs, Gift Cards, Marketing solutions and accounting services into a unified platform. Our unwavering commitment to our partners, vast experience and knowledge, and mutual success is what sets us apart.


Our mission is to be a trusted partner, empowering our business partners with cutting-edge business management technology systems. Provide business system and tools that reduce the amount of time need for success and provide a higher quality of life,
by giving our partners more time to spend with family and friends. Elevate your business’s success with HTP by your side.

HTP Team

Dan Maynard

Dan Maynard

Founder, Hospitality Tech Partners

Dan Maynard has been a resident of Lansing, MI since 1965. Throughout the years Dan has owned several businesses. He developed his information technology skills by using computers and technology systems to run his businesses more efficiently.
Dan has over two decades of experience working with restaurants, bars & clubs in the hospitality business. He has always been committed to quality personal customer service and building long lasting partnerships through honesty and trust.

Areas of expertise include business management techknowledge, personal customer service, design and implementation of point of sales systems and computer networks including Wi-Fi. Secure business transactions, and effective/efficient communications with personnel, partners and customers.

Dan is focused on providing an old fashion hometown team approach. He prefers doing business in person allowing him to become a respected partner that is deeply invested in the prosperity of local businesses.

Residing in Lansing, Michigan, Dan is happily married to his wife Carol. Dan is the creative force behind one of the first real estate search engines on the internet that still exists today! Check it out: www.lansing-realestate.com

Lea Shelton

Lea Shelton

Office Manager

Lea Shelton has nearly three decades of experience in customer service and is inspired by engaging with people to creatively problem solve and enhance the customer experience. She has always enjoyed her peace studies and applying the applications to effectively listen to a customer’s needs and create solutions to give peace of mind.

Areas of expertise include customer service, retail sales, hospitality management, support team, administrative, servant leadership, active listening, de-escalation, and excellent communication.

One of Lea’s priorities is that customers feel the team is 100% available to meet their needs. When clients come to us with a request, they know she is committed to providing the best solution for them. “Your wish is my command” is her philosophy, and she will actively listen, see to the root of the request and deliver impeccable service to ensure that HTP customers are heard and seen.

Residing in SW Michigan, Lea loves spending time with her partner and two children. She has a menagerie of furry friends, both dogs and cats, plus one fish! As an extrovert, you will find her talking to people, listening to their stories, hiking with friends, and a million other engaging activities.

Nathan Harlacher

Nathan Harlacher

Partner, Hospitality Tech Partners

Nathan Harlacher is the relationship and information technician manager behind Hospitality Tech Partners, with 20 years in the IT field and 30 years in the restaurant world with varying restaurant environments: bar, fine-dining, full-service, brewery, and 24/7 diners. His family owns two restaurants of similar concept: Robin’s Nest of Eaton Rapids and Country Kitchen in Ovid. Relationships being the key skill needed to be successful in both adventures.

Areas of expertise include customer service, point of sale integrations, database management, installation, preventive maintenance, Nate is still actively running restaurants. He has developed a restaurant menu system that operates very efficiently and delivers the needed information to run any hospitality business smoothly and successfully..

Nathan is drawn to the challenges that customer service environments tend to exhibit while offering solutions to help tame the everyday concerns. His vision of the service industry is molded by every relationship harnessed in Hospitality Tech Partners.

Eaton Rapids is Nathan’s hometown, but lives and works out of Holt, MI with his two German Shepherd dogs. Every day starts with a walk, a cup of coffee, and a yip & a yap from Bear and Anna as he heads to work.

Elevate Your Business With HTP

Hospitality Technology Partners

2237 Luwanna Dr.
Lansing, MI 48910