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SOFITEL BANGKOK SUKHUMVIT APPOINTS NEW GM

SOFITEL BANGKOK SUKHUMVIT APPOINTS NEW GM

Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit, the brand’s flagship hotel in Southeast Asia, is delighted to announce the appointment of Mr. William J. Haandrikman as its new General Manager. The position is effective immediately. A Dutch national, William is a graduate of the Hotel School in the Netherlands, the ESSEC Executive Management Program, and the Executive Management Programme […]

| February 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Martin Heiniger appointed Centara Area General Manager for Samui

Martin Heiniger appointed Centara Area General Manager for Samui

Thirayuth Chirathivat, Chief Executive Officer of Centara Hotels & Resorts has announced the appointment of Martin Heiniger from Cluster General Manager of Centara Hotels & Resorts Bali, Indonesia to Area General Manager Samui and General Manager of Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui. Martin’s experience in hotel management goes back more than 20 years, and he has […]

| February 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
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New Talented Mixologist at Anantara Bangkok Riverside

New Talented Mixologist at Anantara Bangkok Riverside

Taking the cultured art of cocktails to a whole new level, Anantara Bangkok Riverside Resort & Spa has appointed the talented Roberto Cuda as its expert Mixologist at the Pacific Rim restaurant and bar, Trader Vic’s. Roberto fell in love with mixology while working in some of the world’s most famous bars.   He has […]

| January 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
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New Team Members at The Okura Prestige Bangkok

New Team Members at The Okura Prestige Bangkok

New Team Members at The Okura Prestige Bangkok Henry Jordan Chef de Cuisine Elements Restaurant Henry Jordan has joined the F&B team at The Okura Prestige Bangkok as Chef de Cuisine.  Henry, a US national, joins the award-winning five star hotel in Bangkok’s Central Business District from The Ocean House in Rhode Island, USA – the […]

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments
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New Manager and Italian Chef at Brio Anantara Bangkok Riverside

New Manager and Italian Chef at Brio Anantara Bangkok Riverside

Anantara Bangkok Riverside Resort & Spa is renowned for its diversely exciting culinary journeys, and is delighted to announce the appointment of Italian Chef and World Pizza Champion Danilo Sangrigoli as Manager and Chef of the Italian restaurant Brio. Besides, the day to day management of Brio, Chef Danilo will oversee the restaurant’s kitchen operation, […]

| December 17, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Pre-opening Manageement Team at Radisson Blu Plaza Bangkok

Pre-opening Manageement Team at Radisson Blu Plaza Bangkok

Radisson Blu Plaza Bangkok , the brand’s flagship hotel in Southeast Asia and a member of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is scheduled to open mid February 2014. We would like to welcome its dynamic pre-opening team:   General Manager Peter Schuler Austrian native Peter Schuler is a respected veteran of the luxury Radisson family, […]

| December 12, 2013 | 0 Comments
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New Chef De Cusine of D’Sens, French Restaurant

New Chef De Cusine of D’Sens, French Restaurant

D’Sens at Dusit Thani Bangkok is delighted to reveal Wilfrid Hocquet as the restaurant’s new Chef De Cuisine with immediate effect. Chef Wilfrid will surely make an exceptional addition to the restaurant’s highly talented team. Born, raised and educated in France, Chef Wilfrid graduated from culinary school before receiving on-the-job education at The Martinez in […]

| December 2, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Absolute Hotel Services Announces New General Manager

Absolute Hotel Services Announces New General Manager

  Mr. John Westoby, Absolute Hotel Services Managing Director for South East Asia, is delighted to announce the appointment of Khun Phakapol Yawaluk as General Manager of the second of the award-winning groups’ U properties in Phuket, U Zenmaya. Phakapol, a Thai native, has a long and varied career in hospitality including senior and general […]

| November 27, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Jane-Therese Mulry Executive Chef for The Siam

Jane-Therese Mulry Executive Chef for The Siam

“It is with great pleasure that I announce the appointment of Jane-Therese Mulry as Executive Chef for The Siam effective November 16th. Chef and I first worked together when I recruited her to Qualia, so I am intimately familiar with her food philosophy and expertise. Her food represents her culinary soul and should always be […]

| November 22, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Appointment PR Manager Mandarin Oriental Bangkok

Appointment PR Manager Mandarin Oriental Bangkok

Amanda Hyndman, General Manager of Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, recently appointed Karn (Gail) Puntuhong as Public Relations Manager, International. Karn or Gail  joined Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok in 2007 as an officer in the Business Centre prior to transferring to the Public Relations Department  in 2008.  During the past five years she has established excellent media relations […]

| October 28, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Rudolf Tröstler General Manager Of Hilton Pattaya

Rudolf Tröstler General Manager Of Hilton Pattaya

Hilton Worldwide today announced the appointment of Rudolf Tröstler as new general manager of Hilton Pattaya. In this role, he will oversee hotel operations and lead the team in delivering upscale quality and exceptional guest experiences at this award-winning property. “Tröstler is one of Hilton Worldwide’s great assets due to hisoutstanding successful track record and strong […]

| October 23, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Dusit Thani Bangkok’s new Director of Revenue Management

Dusit Thani Bangkok’s new Director of Revenue Management

Dusit Thani Bangkok is happy to announce the appointment of Mr. Rao Muhammad Israr-Ulhaq to the position of Director of Revenue Management with immediate effect. Educated in his birth country of Pakistan with a Bachelor from Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan and an Executive MBA from Arid University, Rawalpindi, Mr. Israr-Ulhaq’s training continued throughout his 11-years […]

| October 9, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Glenn de Souza Powers Up Middle East List

Glenn de Souza Powers Up Middle East List

Best Western International (BWI) is delighted to announce that Glenn de Souza, the company’s Vice President of International Operations for Asia and the Middle East, has once again been named on Hotelier Middle East’s annual ‘Power 50′ list. In the 2013 edition of the report, Mr. de Souza was named as 25th most powerful man in […]

| October 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Seasoned GM Takes New Post in Crowne Plaza Bangkok

Seasoned GM Takes New Post in Crowne Plaza Bangkok

Tash Tobias also named as Area General Manager for Bangkok Ms. Tash Tobias has been appointed as General Manager of the 243-room Crowne Plaza Bangkok Lumpini Park effective June 2013. While based in Crowne Plaza, Tash will also oversee the Holiday Inn Silom, Holiday Inn Pattaya, and the upcoming Hotel Indigo Wireless Road as part […]

| September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Anantara Bangkok Riverside Appoints Michelin Star Executive Chef

Anantara Bangkok Riverside Appoints Michelin Star Executive Chef

Anantara Bangkok Riverside Resort & Spa is proud to announce the appointment of Chef Aurélien Poirot as Executive Chef.  Taking up his new position in July 2013, Chef Aurélien Poirot brings with him a wealth of Michelin star restaurant experience in Paris, Brussels, London, Amsterdam and Bangkok.  He joins Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas from […]

| August 27, 2013
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New GM Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao

New GM Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao

 Andre Brulhart appointed General Manager at Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok Thirayuth Chirathivat, Chief Executive Officer of Centara Hotels & Resorts has announced the appointment of Andre Brulhart as General Manager of Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok, effective from 1 August 2013. Mr Brulhart was previously Area General Manager of Centara Grand Mirage […]

| August 27, 2013
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