Holiday Inn Pattaya celebrates the success of IHG Academy Program

General Press Releases Monday May 30, 2016 15:16
Bangkok--30 May--Holiday Inn Pattaya
Holiday Inn Pattaya celebrates the success of IHG Academy programs with over 10 IHG Academy participants in Thailand to giving the students the opportunity to develop skills to work in the hospitality industry.

IHG Academy had launched in China in 2006, the collaboration in the hospitality industry, between IHG properties, local education providers, and community organizations that gives participants real-world experience working in the hospitality industry and allows IHG the opportunity to develop talented people to work in its hotels. The program has continued to grow year-on-year and now spans almost 60 countries worldwide.

Since 2013, Holiday Inn Pattaya has worked with almost 13 IHG Academy participants the opportunity to develop their skills needed to work in the hospitality industry.
Kate Gerits, Area General Manager – Holiday Inn Express, Bangkok and General Manager, Holiday Inn Pattaya, said:

"This is the great opportunity for both our hotel and participants. Our program gives participants the invaluable experience of working in a hotel and we get a chance to improve capabilities, create job opportunities and build a sustainable community where the hotel is located."

Treethip Panyasarakhun, Director of Human Resource said:

"Not only the knowledge that we have given to the participants but also the life experience and job opportunity in hospitality section that they cannot find in the university and we are delighted to be one of the hotels that help local people build their hospitality skills and improves their employability."

Win Hlaing, IHG Academy participants from Stamford University said:
"My experience at Holiday Inn Pattaya has changed my life. It is a good chance to learn and develop my skills and sense of responsibility. IHG Academy was the best experience I have ever had."

Latest Press Release

QNB Announces Neymar Jr as Global Brand Ambassador

QNB Group, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa, has announced the appointment of the Brazilian soccer star and Paris Saint Germain player, Neymar Jr, as the Group's Global Brand Ambassador. (Photo:...

Photo Release: AFC Beach Soccer Championship 2019 draw held at Dusit Thani Pattaya

Dusit Thani Pattaya was proud to be the host hotel for the recent draw of the tournament held on 3 December 2018 at the Point. Mr Poramet Ngampichet, Pattaya's Deputy Mayor, participated at the AFC Beach Soccer Championship 2019 draw together with Mr...

DESTINATION EATS JOIN BBG PRINCESS CUP 2018 7-9 December 2018 at Queen Sirikit National Convention Center

Her Royal Highness Princess Bajrakitiyabha graciously opened this year's BBG Princess Cup 2018 Table Tennis competition, with many entertainment acts including a mini concert by BNK 48 on 7th December 2018 with over 2,000 attendees. On behalf of Hooters...

The Vienna Boys Choir arrives in Bangkok for the kickoff of Celebrations of 150 years of Friendship between Thailand and Austria

The Vienna Boys Choir will begin their Asia Tour in Bangkok, Thailand. The sojourn of the Vienna Boys Choir ( "Wiener Saengerknaben") in Bangkok from 9th to 10th January 2019 is set to be part of the kickoff event for the celebration of 150 years of...


It's that wonderful time of the year again, and here in historic resort town, Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin has put together a feast of exciting events, a choice of tempting cuisine, and sparkling entertainment through the season....

Related Topics