BANGKOK, 9 October 20128: Centara Hotels & Resorts announced the appointment of Vatmongkol Rasisawas Monday as general manager of the group’s new COSI hotel on Thailand’s Samui island.
Vatmongkol takes over responsibility for the first hotel of Centara’s new COSI brand that was launched last December to serve a new generation of independent travellers.
The hotel is located on Samui’s popular Chaweng beach.
She has more than 15 years of experience working in five-star hotels in Bangkok and Pattaya including Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld.
Before rejoining Centara, she was general manager at Sovereign Group Hotel in Bangkok.
Her hobbies of skateboarding, sailing and surfing suit her well for the youthful COSI branding, designed for freedom-loving travel lifestyles with innovations such as social hubs, smartphone integration and 24/7 café credits included with room rates.
“We’re excited to have Vatmongkol join us” said Centara deputy CEO, Markland Blaiklock. “I can’t think of anyone better suited to run the fun new COSI on Samui.