(04 Mar 2022, 11:48 +07)
S Inns and Resorts, the hospitality arm of Singha Property,
just lately appointed
Bart Callens as Cluster Normal Supervisor of the SAii Phi Phi
Island Village and SAii Laguna Phuket resorts in Thailand.
A Belgium nationwide, Bart has
greater than 25 years of expertise within the hospitality business.
A major a part of Bart’s skilled life has
been spent with InterContinental Inns Group the place he rose from
the place of Restaurant Supervisor at InterContinental Mayfair in
London to change into Director of Meals & Beverage at InterContinental
New Orleans within the USA in 2005.
2 and a half years with Langham Place Lodge Mongkok in Hong Kong
and a couple of years 4 months at Kerzner Group’s Mazagan Seashore Resort in Morocco,
Bart returned to IHG in 2011 to change into Resident Supervisor of the Crowne
Plaza West Hanoi in Vietnam.
Bart stayed in Hanoi for simply over two years
earlier than transferring to Thailand to work as GM of the Vacation Inn Bangkok
Sukhumvit in 2014.
His first posting in Phuket got here in 2016 as GM of
the Vacation Inn Resort, a task IHG expanded in 2019 when the
firm promoted Bart to Space Normal
Supervisor, overseeing 5
resorts beneath three manufacturers – Vacation Inn Categorical, Vacation Inn and
Crowne Plaza – whereas persevering with to function GM of the Vacation Inn Resort
“It offers me nice pleasure to welcome Bart
to the S Inns & Resorts household,” mentioned Dirk De Cuyper, CEO, S
Inns & Resorts. “With a lifetime of
top-level expertise within the worldwide hospitality business, he has
a confirmed monitor document of elevating resort efficiency, motivating his
groups and exceeding visitor expectations. Bart can be extremely
educated in regards to the Thai tourism business, having managed
worldwide inns within the Kingdom for the final eight years. I’m
assured that his abilities will elevate our two distinctive SAii
Resorts to new ranges of excellence.”