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

At the Astana Economic Forum-2019 Forecasts Are Voiced Regarding the Future of Mankind

Today, on May 16th, the XII Astana Economic Forum (AEF) under the theme "Inspiring growth: people, cities, economies" has begun. At the plenary meeting of the AEF-2019, the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev...

TAANs Chef Table no.3 to Shine a Light on Peranakan Cuisine

TAAN, Siam@Siam Design Hotel Bangkok's Thai fine-casual restaurant, is proud to present the latest installment of its hit Chef's Table dinner series, which this time will put a focus on rare-in-Bangkok Peranakan, or Nyonya, cuisine. Set to take place on...

Panda Asian Food Festival kicks off in Chengdu

The Chengdu Panda Asian Food Festival kicked off on May 15 in Chengdu, capital of southwest China's Sichuan province, attracting foodies and gourmands from across the world eager to taste traditional Sichuan cuisine and delicacies from other parts of...

Marlin Equity Partners Announces Strategic Minority Investment by Blackstone

Marlin Equity Partners, a global investment firm, today announced that Blackstone's (NYSE: BX) Strategic Capital Group has made a passive, minority investment in the firm. Blackstone's Strategic Capital Group is part of Blackstone Alternative Asset...

Bangkok Beauty Show 2019 Register Now!! Get Free Air-Ticket to Korea for five winners only!

Bangkok Beauty Show 2019, one stop service trade show for beauty industry which will be hosted during 11-13 July 2019 start from 10 am to 6 pm at Hall 101 BITEC Bangna. This exhibition is the linkage between the leading companies and distributors in...

Related Topics