Amari Nova Suites recently celebrated its 1st
anniversary, after a full year of successful operations. Wouter Banning
(front left), general manager, and management held a Buddhist ceremony at
the -5 Supperclub, the popular restaurant at the 5-star suite hotel.
On the occasion of his 60th birthday, Captain John hands
over 60,000 baht to Wild Bill of the Jesters Care for Kids that was recently
raised at La Gondola Restaurant in Jomtien. Of this total, 20,000
baht was raised by Mr Reine for cutting his hair at the event.
Oranuch Chantramala (3rd left), Dusit Club manager at Dusit Thani Pattaya
presents a bouquet of flowers to hotel guest Gertrud Alma Keller from
Switzerland on her birthday, joined by Gertrud’s husband and hotel staff who
wished her a happy birthday.
M.L. Nandhika Varavarn (2nd left), vice president of
corporate communications for Bangkok Airways recently teamed up with
Francois Huet (right), area general manager and Russell Loughland (center),
director sales and marketing for Banyan Tree Phuket to hold a ‘Pearl of the
Andaman’ party to launch the airways’ ‘Andaman Pearl’ package. The party,
which featured many celebrities, was held at the Banyan Tree Phuket.
The British Chamber of Commerce Thailand elected
its Board of Directors for 2009 at its Annual General Meeting held recently.
Standing from left: James Pitchon, Stephen Frost, Colin Hastings, Trevor
Allen, Richard Smothers, Willie Tham, Bruce Darrington. Seated from left:
Pissawan Achanapornkul, Kevin McQuillan, Mark Devadason, Rodney Bain, Graham
Macdonald, Simon Matthews, Mark Hensman.
PATA (Pacific Asia Travel Association) and Skål jointly
held their annual Christmas lunch at the Chaophya Park Hotel’s Grand
Ratchada Ballroom recently. The attendees were warmly received by the
hotel’s general manager, Andrew J. Wood (not shown), who is also Skål
Ali Greening, wife of Richard ‘The Defence’ Greening
celebrates her Birthday at Jameson’s The Irish Pub, with the staff
led by manageress Ae, and many friends, having just flown in from Portugal.