News for the Hospitality Executive
Pan Pacific Hotels Group Names Danny Lingham as General
of Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Bangkok
Singapore, 20 August, 2009 - Pan Pacific Hotels Group announces the appointment of Danny Lingham as General Manager of Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Bangkok which will open late October 2009.
Following the success of Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Singapore, launched last year, Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Bangkok is the first extended-stay property for the Pan Pacific Hotels Group outside of Singapore. Danny, in his new appointment, will oversee operations at the 148-suite property.
Residents at Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Bangkok can expect luxury extended-stay
accommodation replete with a dedicated Personal Assistants (PAs) service,
providing them with local connections to the city. Part of the upscale
and trendy Eight Thonglor development (located between Sukhumvit Soi 55
and Petchaburi Road) in the heart of Bangkok, Pan Pacific Serviced Suites
Bangkok features 148 well-appointed Suites with various configurations,
premium branded amenities and high speed internet connectivity. Leisure
facilities include a state-of-the-art fitness centre and swimming pool
and a Pacific Lounge where guests can unwind. Residents will also enjoy
easy access to a wide variety of shopping and dining options.
“Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Bangkok is our first extended-stay development outside of Singapore and we are delighted to have Danny helm it. Developing the extended-stay accommodation market is a key business focus in our planned expansion and we will continue to review suitable opportunities globally,” said Mr. A. Patrick Imbardelli, President and CEO, Pan Pacific Hotels Group. “Danny’s experience in hotels and extended-stay accommodation makes him an ideal leader of the opening team and adds to our overall capabilities in extended-stay accommodation management.”
“Leading the opening team at Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Bangkok is an exciting challenge,” said Danny Lingham. There is a growing market for luxury extended-stay accommodation in Bangkok and with our unique Personal Assistants service that will instantly connect our residents to the city, we are poised to meet that demand.”
About Pan Pacific Hotels Group Limited
Pan Pacific Hotels Group Limited 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, manages and/or markets over 30 hotels, resorts and serviced suites with over 10,000 rooms in Asia and North America including those under development. The Group comprises two acclaimed brands: Pan Pacific® and Parkroyal®.
Pan Pacific ® is a leading brand in Asia and the Pacific Rim situated in key cities of distinguished destinations offering upper upscale accommodations and services. Parkroyal® is an upscale regional Asia Pacific brand which promises a lifestyle-approach to hospitality that will leave guests with an experience to remember. For more information, visit pphg.com
Pan Pacific Hotels Group
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