Phuket Rajabhat University students meet Amari Phuket’s professional hoteliers

Phuket, 29 December 2017 – The Amari Phuket team, led by Pierre-Andre Pelletier, Regional Vice-President, Operations – Southern Thailand, Vietnam and the Maldives (front row, third from right) gave a warm welcome to a group of students from Phuket Rajabhat University during their visit for a special lecture on hospitality. The students are studying Tourism and Hospitality Management (International Programme) at the Faculty of Management Sciences. The head of each department spoke to the students about how to be a professional hotelier. The students also learnt how staff at Amari Phuket perform to place the hotel amongst the best in delivering great hospitality on Phuket island.

PSU Phuket International Conference 2018: Creativity and Innovations for Global Development

Prince of Songkla University (PSU), will be hosting the PSU Phuket International Conference (PSU PIC) 2018 to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of PSU. The conference will be held on March 11-12, 2018 in Phuket, Thailand. The two day conference will contain interesting speeches by famous keynote speakers and high-quality research presentations under the theme of “Creativity and Innovations for Global Development”.

– Computing Theory and Technology
– Environmental Technology and Management
– Hospitality and Tourism
– International Business
– International Language and Culture

Extended Abstract Submission Deadline: January 2, 2018

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PSU Phuket International Conference 2018: Creativity and Innovations for Global Development

PSU Phuket International Conference 2018: Creativity and Innovations for Global Development

Amari Phuket welcomes local students for the First Step project

Phuket, 28 September 2017 – The Amari Phuket team gave a warm welcome to the teachers and students from Pluk Panya Municipal School during their visit to the hotel for the key annual CSR activity named “First Step 2017”.

The purpose of this project is to link the hotel to the community by supporting education and introducing students in grades 11 and 12 to the hotel industry, possibly encouraging them to become professional hoteliers in the future. The students observed and learnt about hotel operations under the guidance of Amari Phuket’s experienced senior team from the Food & Beverage and Housekeeping Departments. The students learnt about mixing beverages, making beds, folding towels into various shapes, and setting up full dining tables. After the tour, the students and Amari Phuket team had lunch together.

Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach, Creates Culinary Confidence in Yaowawit School

Phuket, Thailand, 22 August, 2017 – Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach, recently undertook a CSR activity aimed at teaching culinary skills to local children.

The hotel’s kitchen team traveled to Yaowawit School in Phuket to help young students learn basic cooking skills, such as handling kitchen equipment and creating simple recipes. The goal of this project was to build the children’s culinary confidence and help them learn new skills that will benefit their lives in the future.

It also provided an introduction to a possible future culinary career, helping to sustain demand for hospitality professionals in Phuket and Thailand’s southern provinces in the coming years.

This CSR initiative forms part of Marriott’s core brand values, which sees every hotel “Give Back to the Community”.

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