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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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Ramada Plaza Menam Riverside Bangkok appoints General Manager, Mr. Klaus Sennik

Ramada Plaza Menam Riverside Bangkok appoints General Manager, Mr. Klaus Sennik

Klaus Sennik, a German national with more than 40 years hospitality experience was recently appointed the General Manager of Ramada Plaza Menam Riverside Bangkok, having held the Hotel Manager’s position for 2 years with the same hotel. Before his stint with Ramada Plaza, Mr. Sennik has worked extensively in many parts of the world and with […]

| April 26, 2013 | 0 Comments
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BBH Asia brings Thai legend Rewat Buddhinan back to life in new Johnnie Walker film

BBH Asia brings Thai legend Rewat Buddhinan back to life in new Johnnie Walker film

BBH Asia brings Thai legend Rewat Buddhinan back to life  in new Johnnie Walker film using revolutionary film-making technology     Bangkok, April 9, 2013 – Creative advertising agency BBH has brought Thai legend Rewat Buddhinan back to life in a new film for Johnnie Walker using revolutionary film –making technology. Along with the world’s […]

| April 10, 2013
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THE WESTIN GRANDE SUKHUMVIT, BANGKOK WELCOMES NEW EXECUTIVE CHEF

THE WESTIN GRANDE SUKHUMVIT, BANGKOK WELCOMES NEW EXECUTIVE CHEF

THE WESTIN GRANDE SUKHUMVIT, BANGKOK WELCOMES NEW EXECUTIVE CHEF   The Westin Grande Sukhumvit, Bangkok, is delighted to welcome Peter Zimmermann, the hotel’s new Executive Chef. The Swiss/Australian national has enjoyed a rewarding career working in some of the best kitchens in Europe, Australia and Asia. Prior to joining The Westin Grande Sukhumvit, Bangkok,Peter was Executive […]

| April 4, 2013
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AccuWeather Expands Executive Team to Build on Global Digital Success

AccuWeather Expands Executive Team to Build on Global Digital Success

An expanded executive team was announced today by AccuWeather, Inc., the world’s leading weather information source, reconfirming the company’s focus on digital media. Jim Candor has been promoted to Chief Strategy Officer, Steven Smith has been promoted to Chief Digital Officer, and John Dokes, formerly of Marvel Entertainment, has been appointed Chief Marketing Officer. Jim […]

| April 4, 2013
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Marcus Bauder/Hotel Manager/Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok

Marcus Bauder/Hotel Manager/Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok

Mrs. Amanda Hyndman, General Manager of Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, announced the appointment of Mr. Marcus Bauder as Hotel Manager recently.   A German national, Khun Marcus holds a hotel management degree from a hotel school in Germany as well as several certificates from Cornell University, Ithaca, USA.    He started his career as an apprentice […]

| March 25, 2013
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Centara Grand at CentralWorld appoints Andrias Ananta

Centara Grand at CentralWorld appoints Andrias Ananta

Andrias Ananta appointed as Executive Assistant Manager for Convention Centre   Robert Maurer-Loeffler, General Manager of Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld, has announced the appointment of Andrias Ananta as Executive Assistant Manager in charge of Bangkok Convention Centre. Andrias is an Indonesian national and has10 years of international hospitality industry experience in leading hotels and […]

| March 19, 2013
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