News for the Hospitality Executive
Singapore, 16 August, 2011 - Pan Pacific Hotels Group has announced the appointment of Jacqui Cuthbertson as General Manager of Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Bangkok, the premier extended-stay property conveniently located in the heart of Bangkok city.
In her new role, Jacqui will oversee the operations at the stylish 148-suite establishment, a part of the trendy Eight Thonglor development situated in the bustling shopping and entertainment enclave of Sukhumvit Soi 55 and Petchaburi Road.
A British national, Jacqui, brings with her over 12 years of experience as General Manager in the serviced suites segment of the hospitality industry and her areas of expertise include staff coaching, development and retention. Her most recent appointment was General Manager at Fraser Place Shekou, Shenzhen, China. Not a stranger to Thailand, Jacqui also spent three years at Fraser Suites Sukhumvit in the same capacity in 2007.
“We are delighted to have Jacqui return to Thailand and helm Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Bangkok.” said Mr. A. Patrick Imbardelli, President and CEO, Pan Pacific Hotels Group. “Jacqui’s knowledge and love for Bangkok complements Pan Pacific Serviced Suites’ proposition of connecting its residents to the pulse of the city. We look forward to Jacqui heightening consumer awareness and preference for the Pan Pacific brand in Bangkok and the country - a key growth market for us.”
Opened last year 2010, Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Bangkok is the first Pan Pacific Serviced Suites outside of Singapore. Featuring 148 fully-furnished luxury suites complete with a well-equipped fitness centre, swimming pool and a Pacific Lounge where guests can unwind, dedicated attention is also assured with a team of Personal Assistants (PAs) who offer round-the-clock service to connect residents to
business, professional and social networks they need as they settle down in a new city.
The next Pan Pacific Serviced Suites is slated to open in Ningbo, China in 2012.
About Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts
Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts comprises 19 premium hotels, resorts and serviced suites (including those under development) in 12 countries across Asia, North America and Oceania. The “Pan Pacific” brand provides refreshing Pacific experiences inspired by an invigorating blend of its Pacific Rim locations. It is focused on enriching experiences that draw on a diversity of landscapes and cultures; and relevant choices that convey freedom and individuality. Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts has been recognised by Condé Nast Traveler magazine as one of the 25 hotel companies demonstrating social responsibility and has won esteemed accolades such as World Travel Awards, AAA Four Diamond Award, Condé Nast Gold List and Readers Choice Awards. For more information, visit panpacific.com.
About Pan Pacific Hotels Group
Pan Pacific Hotels Group is a listed hotel subsidiary of Singapore-listed UOL Group Limited, one of Asia’s most established hotel and property companies with an outstanding portfolio of investment and development properties. Based in Singapore, Pan Pacific Hotels Group owns and/or manages over 30 hotels, resorts and serviced suites with over 10,000 rooms including those under development in Asia, Oceania and North America. The Group comprises two acclaimed brands: Pan Pacific® and PARKROYAL®. Pan Pacific ® is a leading brand in Asia and the Pacific Rim with hotels offering premium accommodations and services. PARKROYAL® is a collection of comfortable leisure and business hotels and resorts located in the heart of cities and interesting locales across Asia Pacific. For more information, visit pphg.com.
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