People on the move
JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa Appoints New Director of CSR
Protecting Mai Khao Beach’s natural environment and serving the local community have always been important to JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa. These are key elements of the resort’s CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) program, a program which is now seeing increased attention and with plans to add more activities.
Heading up the increased focus on CSR is Sean Panton in the newly created role of Director of Corporate Social Responsibility. Reporting directly to the general manager, Sean is responsible for the development of internal and external community and environmental programs and initiatives, which are designed to complement the resort’s commitment to the Marriott International Sustainability plan of best global practices.
231 Moo 3 Mai Khao,Talang · Phuket, 83110 Thailand
Phone: +66 (0) 76-338000
Fax: +66 (0) 76-348348
Angsana Laguna Phuket welcomes new Area Director of Sales & Marketing
It is with great pleasure that Banyan Tree Group announces the appointment of Ms. Heather Cornish to the position of Area Director of Sales & Marketing of the Group’s two Phuket resorts, Banyan Tree and Angsana Laguna Phuket. Ms. Cornish brings with her over 20 years’ Asia Pacific experience with leading global brands across the tourism, airline, consumer goods and hospitality sectors. Her last post before joining Banyan Tree Group was Head of Global Brand Management – Resorts at the Intercontinental Hotels Group Asia Pacific. She shall be overseeing all Sales & Marketing functions of Banyan Tree Phuket & Angsana Laguna Phuket, reporting to the General Manager of both hotels.
10 Moo 4 Srisoonthorn Road, Phuket 83110, Thailand
Tel: +66 (0) 76 324 101
Fax: +66 (0) 76 324 108
The exclusive Bourgogne suite at Mom Tri’s Villa Royale
Set in exclusive surroundings adjacent to Villa Royale, the new one of a kind 115sqm Bourgogne suite at Mom Tri’s Villa Royale offers privacy, tranquillity and seclusion. The suite features a Jacuzzi bathtub and separate shower room and 2 bathrooms. There is also a kitchenette with an espresso maker. The living room and bedroom share an open floor, and feature a large optional divider.
A winding path leads you through mature gardens to the sun decks situated on the rocks at the water’s edge, where guests can enjoy unmatched panoramic sea views.
12 Kata Noi Road, Kata Noi, Phuket
Tel: +66 (0) 76 333 568
Food & Beverage
The Sushi Bar- The latest outlet from Twinpalms
The Sushi Bar, located at Bake Cherngtalay, is the latest outlet run by innovative Twinpalms and is one of Phuket’s newest best kept secrets serving cutting edge Japanese cuisine. Fresh sushi is served in deliciously sized portions and an array of authentic Japanese specialties is complemented by a wide range of Chilled Drinks including Sake and Asahi Super Dry Beer.
The restaurant’s skillful master chef demands tireless attention to detail, obsessed with the impeccable standards of his art he uses only the best and well-sourced ingredients. The Sushi Bar honors the traditions of Japanese culinary art by upholding the principles of high quality and the freshest fish for exacting sushi standards.
The Sushi bar is open daily from noon – 22.00 hrs.
58 Lagoon Rd, Cherngtalay, Thalang, Phuket
Tel: +66 (0) 076 325 674
Health & Wellness
Blood Type Therapy at Cool Spa
This form of natural therapy targets deep into the body’s immune system and the energy channels within. Each treatment is specifically designed to match your blood group in order to ensure the therapy is appropriate for one’s body balance. Delivered by professionally trained therapist, this program is designed for those seeking a new experience and discovery of how our blood type is associated with our well being. Formulated with high-grade concentrated botanical extracts, vitamins and natural essential oils, each blood group’s product blend is specially designed to match the personality traits that correspond to each blood type.
Cool Spa operates from 10am-9pm daily
88 moo 8, Sakdidej Road, Vichit, Muang, Phuket 83000, Thailand
Tel: +66 (0) 76 371 000
Fax: +66 (0) 76 371 004
Opening Promotion at Holiday Inn Express Phuket, Patong Beach Central
To celebrate its launch, Holiday Inn Express Phuket Patong Beach Central is offering guests a special opening rate from THB1,999++ per night for stays from now till 31 October 2013. Rate is inclusive of free breakfast and free high-speed Wi-Fi access throughout the hotel.
For reservation, please visit holidayinnexpress.com/phuketpatong
8 Hatpatong, Patong Beach, Phuket, 83150, Thailand
Tel: +66 (0) 76 360 000
Fax: +66 (0) 76 360 050