AKARYN appoints resort manager

January 17, 2018 by  
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PHUKET, 17 January 2018: AKARYN Hotel Group has appointed Thomas Koessler as its new cluster resorts manager for two hotels in Phang Nga province on the mainland facing Phuket island.

He will be responsible for the day-to-day operations at Aleenta Phuket Resort & Spa and akyra Beach Club Phuket.

A native of Austria, Koessler has worked in the hotel industry for more than 22 years in several countries including the UK, UAE, Russia, China, Vietnam and Thailand. Read more

Bangkok Kempinski names manager

November 16, 2017 by  
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BANGKOK, 16 November 2017 – Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok has hired  Andreas Johan Magnus as its hotel manager.

He relocated from Hotel Beijing Lufthansa Centre in China where he held the position of  hotel manager since 2015.

A Norwegian national, he began his hotel career in his home country before moving to the US.   He worked for the Orient Express Hotels, New Orleans, and then later transferred to Belmond Grand Hotel Europa in St. Petersburg, Russia. Read more

Centara names Trat manager

August 7, 2017 by  
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TRAT, 7 August 2017: Centara Hotels & Resorts, announced, Friday, the appointment of Thatthep (Kevin) Thamrongwarasart as resort manager of the group’s beach resort in Trat, the far south east province on the Gulf of Thailand.

He has worked for more than 15 years in hotel management. Prior to join Centara he held a senior management position at Sofitel So Bangkok.

Thatthep graduated with a bachelor’s degree in general management from Bangkok University and has a diploma in travel and tourism from Cavendish College London. Read more

SALA hires managers

August 2, 2017 by  
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BANGKOK, 2 August 2017: SALA Hospitality Group recently announced three key appointments to strengthen its management and sales teams.

SALA head office sale team welcomed Weeraya Sakolchai, as sales manager.

She will focuses on group and corporate sales for the SALA Resorts and Spas properties on Phuket and Samui islands. Read more