Amari Phuket Celebrates 32nd Anniversary

Amari Phuket Celebrates 32nd Anniversary

Phuket, 19 January 2017 – The Amari Phuket management team, led by Pierre-Andre Pelletier – Vice President and Area General Manager, South Thailand (middle), Tipaporn Koonphol – Deputy General Manager (left), and Richard Margo – Hotel Manager (right), recently organised a Buddhist ceremony to celebrate the hotel’s 32nd anniversary.

Every team member in each department took part on this special day and were congratulated on the success of the hotel after three decades of operation. The hotel will continue delivering its service as one of the best hotels on Phuket Island.
Amari Phuket Celebrates 32nd Anniversary

Amari Phuket Celebrates 32nd Anniversary

Amari Phuket Celebrates 32nd Anniversary

Amari Phuket welcomes Swiss society members

From left to right: Arnaud Foucard-Perrin (Collaborator to Lysandre C. Séraïdaris), Pierre-Andre Pelletier (Vice President and Area General Manager, South Thailand), Brigitte Lehmann (Committee member of Swiss Society Phuket), Lysandre C. Séraïdaris (Son of Cléon Séraïdaris, polymath and private tutor of two Thai monarchs, His Majesty King Rama VIII and the late King, His Majesty King Bhumibol Rama IX), Andrea Kotas (President of Swiss Society Phuket), Peter Gisin, (Secretary of Swiss Society Phuket), Paul Richle (Treasurer of Swiss Society Phuket), and Jürg Schwendener (Vice President and Webmaster of Swiss Society Phuket)

Phuket, 27 December 2016 – Amari Phuket’s representative, Pierre-Andre Pelletier – Vice President and Area General Manager, South Thailand

Amari and Chulalongkorn University raise awareness on e-waste disposal

Bangkok, Thailand, 26 November 2016 – Amari representatives led by Mr. David Cumming (third from right), Vice President & Area General Manager, Bangkok, ONYX Hospitality Group, hand over e-waste products collected from hotel staff and their families to Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sutha Khaodhiar (third from left), Director of Chulalongkorn University’s Center of Excellence on Hazardous Substance Management (HSM), as part of the “Amari & Chula Love Earth” Campaign.  All of the e-waste collected will be professionally managed by TES-AMM Thailand, a specialistin technology deployment, recovery, remarketing,and recycling.

A joint campaign between Amari hotels and resorts across Thailand and Chulalongkorn University’s Center of Excellence on Hazardous Substance Management, “Amari & Chula Love Earth” aims atraising public awareness on the importance of proper disposal and recycling of electronic waste such as old digital cameras, notebooks, mobile phones, batteries and chargers.

The campaign also includes educational sessions in Bangkok, Pattaya, Hua Hin, Samui, Krabi and Phuket by HSM for hotel staff, on the detrimental impact to human health and the environmentresulting from improper disposal and handling of e-waste.

Photo (From left – right)
1. Mr. Luc Scholte Van Mast, Managing Director, TES-AMM (Thailand) Company Limited
2. Asst. Prof Dr Manaskorn Rachakornkij, Director of Research and Academic Services, Center of Excellence on Hazardous Substance Management, Chulalongkorn University
3. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sutha Khaodhiar, Director of the Center of Excellence on Hazardous Substance Management, Chulalongkorn University
4. Mr. David Cumming, Vice President & Area General Manager, Bangkok, ONYX Hospitality Group
5. Ms. Lisa Thomas, Director of Corporate Social Responsibility, ONYX Hospitality Group
6. Ms. Latiporn Tongkhunna, Executive Assistant Manager, Amari Watergate Bangkok

“Ferrari”, one of the fastest vehicles, visits Amari Phuket

"Ferrari", one of the fastest vehicles, vists Amari Phuket
From left to right: Tipaporn Koonphol (Deputy General Manager of Amari Phuket), Leong Kah Wah (Vice President of Ferrari Owners’ Club Singapore), Teo Bee Tat Gregory (President of Ferrari Owners’ Club Singapore), Wong Jes (Motoring Director of Ferrari Owners’ Club Singapore) and Pierre-Andre Pelletier (Vice President and Area General Manager, South Thailand)

Phuket, 25 November 2016 – Amari Phuket’s representatives, Pierre-Andre Pelletier – Vice President and Area General Manager

Amari Phuket supports the Vegetarian Festival at Kathu Shrine

Amari Phuket supports the Vegetarian Festival at Kathu Shrine
From left to right: Pierre-Andre Pelletier (Vice President and Area General Manager, South Thailand) and Poonsak Tantavech (Kathu Shrine Committee)

Phuket, 10 October 2016 – Amari Phuket’s representative, Pierre-Andre Pelletier – Vice President and Area General Manager, South Thailand (left), recently visited the Kathu Shrine, Phuket’s most ancient shrine, to make a donation of foodstuffs, including water, jasmine rice, vegetable oil and sugar, to Poonsak Tantavech – Kathu Shrine Committee (right). These items will be used for cooking meals for the people participating in the 2016 Vegetarian Festival.

Amari Phuket voted Best Beach Resort in Asia-Pacific for second consecutive year

Amari Phuket voted Best Beach Resort in Asia-Pacific for second consecutive year
From left to right: Michael Chow – Group Publisher of TTG Travel Trade Publishing,
Pierre-Andre Pelletier – Vice President and Area General Manager, South Thailand, ONYX Hospitality Group
and Pierre Quek – Online Publisher of TTG Travel Trade Publishing

Phuket, 6 October 2016 – Amari Phuket is proud to announce its second consecutive win of the Best Beach Resort in Asia-Pacific title at the 27th Annual TTG Travel Awards 2016. Pierre-Andre Pelletier, ONYX Hospitality Group’s Vice President and Area General Manager, South Thailand, received the award on behalf of Amari Phuket and ONYX Hospitality Group.