Centara opens Vietnam sales office
Nguyen Thuy Y Nhu (Jenny), a Vietnamese national with nine years’ experience in international sales, marketing and public relations will head the new office.
The office will act as support for Centara’s hotels in Vietnam, of which there are at present two, with a third soon to be announced, and also help raise the profile of its properties in Thailand, Bali, Shanghai, the Maldives, Mauritius and Sri Lanka.
“Our strategy is to increase the number of our own sales offices throughout the Asia and Indian Ocean regions and in other key markets,” says Chris Bailey, senior vice president for sales and marketing at Centara Hotels&Resorts.
“Our Vietnam office will handle both sales and promotional activities, and also support our recently launched loyalty card, Centara – The 1 Card.”
Jenny Nguyen, a graduate of the Natural and Science University of Vietnam, had previously spent two years promoting the Genting Group’s Resorts World Sentosa in Singapore to the Vietnamese market. Prior to joining Centara, she had spent a year as business development manager of Nagaworld Cambodia.
Contact details for the new Centara Hotels&Resorts sales and marketing office in Vietnam are: 4th Floor Ben Thanh TSC Building, 186-188 Le Thanh Ton Street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Tel: +84 8 3914 7940. Fax: +84 8 3914 7938. Email: href="mailto:email@example.com">firstname.lastname@example.org
Centara Hotels&Resorts is Thailand's leading operator of hotels, with 41 deluxe and first-class properties covering all the major tourist destinations in the Kingdom. A further 17 resorts in the Maldives, Vietnam, Shanghai, Bali Indonesia, Sri Lanka, and Mauritius Indian Ocean, brings the present total to 58 properties. Brands and properties within Centara ensure that specific categories such as couples, families, individuals, and meetings and incentives groups will all find a hotel or resort that is appropriate to their needs.
Centara operates 27 branches of Spa Cenvaree, one of Thailand's most luxurious and innovative spa brands, together with its newly-launched value brand Cense by Spa Cenvaree, which provides core spa services for busy travelers. The company's Kids' Club is available at all the family-friendly resorts to ensure that the youngsters and teens are taken care of. Centara Hotels&Resorts also operates two state-of-the-art convention centers in Bangkok, and two in northeastern Thailand, one being located in Udon Thani and the other in Khon Kaen.
The latest Centara brand is named COSI Hotels, an economy brand designed for travelers who predominantly make their bookings via the Internet and who want comfort and convenience at the most friendly prices available, which is under development with the first property due to open in 2015.
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PHOTO: Chris Bailey, senior vice president for sales and marketing at Centara Hotels&Resorts
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