Centara Hotels And Resorts News

New head of human resources for Centara as growth continues

New head of human resources for Centara as growth continues

16 March 2018 Hotel News

Centara Hotels & Resorts has appointed Rujapa Hamnilrat to the role of vice president for human resources. Rujapa has over 20 years of experience in human resources in consulting, general administration and organisational development for leading companies such as Accenture, Kimberly-Clark, and Robert Bosch. 

Markland Blaiklock, deputy chief executive, Centara Hotels & Resorts

Markland Blaiklock, deputy chief executive, Centara Hotels & Resorts

12 March 2018 Videos

As Centara Hotels & Resorts unveils an ambitious expansion plan, Markland Blaiklock, deputy chief executive with the Thai-based hospitality company, here tells Breaking Travel News what it entails. Also on the agenda are buoyancy of the Asian hospitality market, the importance of Germany as a source market, and his personal ambitions for the role.

Thomas appointed vice president business development at Centara

Thomas appointed vice president business development at Centara

8 January 2018 Hotel News

Centara Hotels & Resorts has announced the appointment of Allen Thomas as vice president business development. Thomas has 28 years of experience developing hotel and resort businesses, a career that includes positions with HPL and Como Hotels and most recently Resorts Holdings International.

Centara takes ownership of Centra by Centara Government Complex Hotel, Thailand

Centara takes ownership of Centra by Centara Government Complex Hotel, Thailand

4 January 2018 Hotel News

Centara Hotels & Resorts has signed a long-term lease agreement for the Centra by Centara Government Complex Hotel & Convention Centre, Chaeng Watthana. Centara chairman Suthikiati Chirativat signed the agreement for the 204-room hotel and conference property in the Thai government community ten minutes from Bangkok’s Don Mueang International Airport.

Centara outlines ambitious expansion plan for next five years

Centara outlines ambitious expansion plan for next five years

27 November 2017 Hotel News

Following Centara’s recent announcement that it had strengthened its management team by welcoming back seasoned industry professional Markland Blaiklock in a newly formed role of deputy chief executive, the group has now released its significant expansion plans for the next five years.

Centara appoints Blaiklock to new deputy chief executive role

Centara appoints Blaiklock to new deputy chief executive role

9 November 2017 Hotel News

Centara Hotels & Resorts has appointed Markland Blaiklock to the role of deputy chief executive officer, effective immediately. Blaiklock will be responsible for steering the continued expansion of Centara, which aims to double both its revenues and number of properties over the next five years.

Thamrongwarasart to lead Centara Chaan Talay Resort & Villas Trat

Thamrongwarasart to lead Centara Chaan Talay Resort & Villas Trat

7 August 2017 Hotel News

Centara Hotels & Resorts has announced the appointment of Thatthep Thamrongwarasart to manage the beach resort in Trat, on the east side of the Gulf of Thailand. Thatthep graduated with a bachelor’s degree in general management from Bangkok University and has a diploma in travel and tourism from Cavendish College London.

Poungvarin to lead Centara Kata Resort Phuket

Poungvarin to lead Centara Kata Resort Phuket

22 May 2017 Hotel News

Centara Hotels & Resorts announced the latest movement of its management executive team with the transfer of Veerapol Poungvarin, former resort manager at Centara Chaan Talay Resorts & Villas, to be the new resort manager of Centara Kata Resort Phuket.

Centara opens first hotel in Middle East

Centara opens first hotel in Middle East

20 May 2017 Hotel News

Centara Hotels & Resorts continues to expand internationally with the opening of a four-star, 152-room hotel in Muscat. The property becomes its fifth hotel outside Thailand and first of three planned for the Middle East.

Taulien promoted to general manager at Centara Ceysands Resort

Taulien promoted to general manager at Centara Ceysands Resort

9 May 2017 Hotel News

Mario Taulien appointed general manager of Centara Ceysands Resort & Spa, Sri Lanka. Centara Hotels & Resorts has appointed Mario Taulien, former resident manager at Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui Thailand, to the role of general manager at Centara Ceysands Resort & Spa, Sri Lanka.

Centara Hotels & Resorts signs on for fourth Maldives property

Centara Hotels & Resorts signs on for fourth Maldives property

10 April 2017 Hotel News

Centara Hotels & Resorts has signed a new hotel management agreement for its fourth beach resort under the Centara umbrella in the Maldives - Centara Grand Muthaafushi Resort & Spa Maldives. The signing ceremony took place between Centara Hotels & Resorts and partners Muthaafushi Orient Investments and Well Land Investment.