Skål International Phuket members have re-elected the
existing Executive Committee for another 2 Years term (2009-2011).
The entire committee of the season 2008/2009 has been re-elected for an additional term.
The members also agreed to create another committee position which will be
responsible for member development. Mr. Simon Samaan (GM
NewspaperDirect Phuket) has been elected to join the committee
as the new Member Development Director.
Executive Committee 2009-2011
President: Blandine Cressard (GM
at Novotel Cape Panwa)
Vice President: Claude Sauter (GM Cape
Secretary: Jorge de la Torre (F&B, Sales &
Marketing Mgr. Cape Sienna Hotel Phuket)
Singh (GM Karon Sea Sands Resort & Spa)
Fred R. Münger (MD, bitsiren.com)
Director: Simon Samaan (GM, NewspaperDirect Phuket)
Skål is one of the largest travel and tourism organizations in the world
and the exclusive membership is made up of the top executives
in the industry.
Skål International-Phuket and South Thailand
is a professional organisation of leaders from all branches of
the travel and tourism industry. The aim of the club is to promote
global tourism and friendship.
The club's dinner meetings,
usually held on the third Thursday of each month, offer members
and guests a venue for networking and discussion. Most meetings feature a presentation by a notable speaker or
member of the business community.
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