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Richard Schestak appointed Managing Director of Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok

Richard Schestak appointed Managing Director of Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok

Richard Schestak has been appointed as the new Managing Director at Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok. Looking back to 28 years of experience in the international hospitality industry, Richard joins this luxurious, iconic landmark in the heart of Bangkok from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates where he was General Manager at Fairmont Marina Resort and Fairmont […]

| September 11, 2019
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Bangkok Marriott Hotel The Surawongse appoints Blair Fowler as new General Manager

Bangkok Marriott Hotel The Surawongse appoints Blair Fowler as new General Manager

Bangkok Marriott Hotel The Surawongse is delighted to announce the appointment of its new General Manager, Blair Fowler, who officially joined the hotel on 2nd September 2019. Blair is a highly-skilled hotel professional with more than 15 years of operational experience in the USA, UK, Australia and South East Asia. He is no stranger to […]

| September 11, 2019
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Anantara Announces New General Manager Appointments Across Thailand

Anantara Announces New General Manager Appointments Across Thailand

Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas announces a number of new General Managers to properties across Thailand. From the palm fringed shores of Hua Hin, Phuket, and Koh Phangan, responsibilities for all General Managers include managing daily operations, developing key business strategies and establishing the properties as leaders of quintessential Thai hospitality. James Hewitson newly appointed […]

| September 10, 2019
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Alexander Kellermann Appointed General Manager of MEA Sukhumvit Park Bangkok

Alexander Kellermann Appointed General Manager of MEA Sukhumvit Park Bangkok

Marriott International recently announced the appointment of Mr. Alexander Kellermann as the new General Manager of Marriott Executive Apartments Sukhumvit Park, Bangkok. Mr. Kellermann brings with him over 15 years of extensive experience within Marriott group. Mr. Kellermann started his first career with Marriott in 2004 at the Hotel Imperial and Hotel Bristol in Vienna […]

| August 27, 2019
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The Okura Prestige Bangkok Welcomes New General Manager

The Okura Prestige Bangkok Welcomes New General Manager

Leading luxury hotel The Okura Prestige Bangkok has the pleasure of announcing the appointment of Dutch native Niek Hammer as the hotel’s new General Manager, effective 15 August 2019. The 42-year-old hospitality professional from Enschede in The Netherlands holds a Bachelor’s degree in Hotel Management and a Master’s diploma in International Service Management, both from […]

| August 27, 2019
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WEERAKET (JOE) NILAYON EXECUTIVE CHEF, THE HOUSE ON SATHORN

WEERAKET (JOE) NILAYON EXECUTIVE CHEF, THE HOUSE ON SATHORN

Weeraket Nilayon or Chef Joe was first graduated from Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing from Dhurakij Pundit University. After his graduation, he worked in marketing field for quite a while, then he decided to leave to Gold Coast, Australia where his culinary dream began. In 2004, he attended school of Culinary Arts at TAFE Queensland whilst […]

| June 24, 2019
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Hilton Pattaya Press Release: Mr. Jean Baptiste Papin Named Commercial Director of Hilton Pattaya

Hilton Pattaya Press Release: Mr. Jean Baptiste Papin Named Commercial Director of Hilton Pattaya

Hilton Pattaya has appointed commercial director of its unique by design hotel. Jean-Baptiste Papin most recently served as senior cluster revenue manager of the Hilton Revenue Management Consolidated Center, Asia Pacific. “We are excited to welcome Jean-Baptiste Papin to our unique hotel. I am confident that Jean Baptiste’s wealth of knowledge will help bring our […]

| June 22, 2019
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Gerd Kotlorz GM of Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach

Gerd Kotlorz GM of Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach

Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach has announced the appointment of Gerd Kotlorz as its new General Manager, effective 25 February 2019.A German national and highly experienced hospitality professional, Gerd moves to Phuket from Bangkok, where currently holds the position of Area Director of Sales & Distribution for Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia and Myanmar. […]

| March 1, 2019
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Conrad Koh Samui appoints Ruben Gabino as General Manager

Conrad Koh Samui appoints Ruben Gabino as General Manager

Conrad Koh Samui has appointed Ruben Dario Gabino as General Manager. Mr Gabino, 42, moves to Thailand from South Korea where he has been working as Hotel Manager of the 434 – room Conrad Seoul, part of Hilton Hotels & Resorts, since July 2015. His previous experience includes the role of Director of Operations for […]

| February 22, 2019
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Dusit appoints new heads of GSOs in Europe and India, opens new sales office in Germany

Dusit appoints new heads of GSOs in Europe and India, opens new sales office in Germany

Dusit International, one of Thailand’s leading hotel and property development companies, has announced the appointment of new sales directors to head its Global Sales Offices in India and Europe, including a new office in Germany. Recently appointed to take over the reins of Dusit’s GSO in Mumbai, India, is Ms Snehal Koli. An accomplished tourism […]

| February 15, 2019
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NEW EXECUTIVE CHEF AT 137 PILLARS BANGKOK

NEW EXECUTIVE CHEF AT 137 PILLARS BANGKOK

The luxury boutique hotel brand 137 Pillars Suites & Residences is excited to announce the appointment of Maxim Baile as the Executive Chef at 137 Pillars Suites & Residences. With 15 years of experience, he brings a dynamic, innovative energy to the dining experience, ushering in a new era of gastronomy at their properties.  Originally […]

| February 8, 2019
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NEW EXECUTIVE CHEF, CHRISTOPHER MILLER, APPOINTED AT THE ST. REGIS BANGKOK

NEW EXECUTIVE CHEF, CHRISTOPHER MILLER, APPOINTED AT THE ST. REGIS BANGKOK

The St. Regis Bangkok is pleased to announce the appointment of Christopher Miller as Executive Chef. An award-winning chef, he brings more than 20 years of food and beverage excellence from the finest restaurants and five-star hotels and resorts throughout Australia, Central America, Singapore, Indonesia, The Maldives and Thailand. “We are delighted to welcome Chef […]

| February 5, 2019
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The new general manager at Pullman Bangkok King Power

The new general manager at Pullman Bangkok King Power

Pullman Bangkok King Power has recently been appointed the new General Manager Jérôme Denis Stubert. He has over 35 years’ experience within the hospitality industry and first joined AccorHotels in 1989. In 1994 Jérôme transitioned into his first General Manager position at Novotel Samui Resort after that he continued working across various AccorHotels’ properties in […]

| February 4, 2019
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“Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok appoints Jakob Yamac as Director of Food and Beverage”

“Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok appoints Jakob Yamac as Director of Food and Beverage”

Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok has appointed Jakob Yamac as Director of Food and Beverage. Jakob joins the hotel from the UAE where he was Director of Food and Beverage at the Address Boulevard Hotel in Dubai. He began his career as a bartender at the iconic Burj Al Arab Hotel and was later appointed as […]

| September 7, 2018
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Thanpuying Chanut receives prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award

Thanpuying Chanut receives prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award

Renowned hotelier Thanpuying Chanut Piyaoui, founder of Dusit International, receives SHTM Lifetime Achievement Award Accolade marks 70 years of hospitality excellence.

| July 3, 2018
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Centara Appoints Dynamic Corporate Director of Public Relations

Centara Appoints Dynamic Corporate Director of Public Relations

Centara Appoints Dynamic Corporate DiCentara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, announced the appointment of Yupapone Vorapongsukonth as Corporate PR Director, effective 11th June.

| July 3, 2018
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