September's Program

As the island's beaches undergo an extreme makeover, how are tourists and locals reacting to the "New Phuket"? AMCHAM Thailand has organized a special tourism forum, which will be led by hospitality branding leader David Keen, who is Founder and CEO of Quo Global along with a panel of industry leaders.

While Brand Phuket has evolved into a mainstream mass marketplace, and the island evolves back of dramatic changes, welcome to the crossroads of change. Come high season how will visitors perceive a new beach experience? David Keen's extensive experience a number of large-scale leisure destination branding projects is expected to create an exciting backdrop, which will encourage event attendees to share their views and opinions.

Set for Friday September 12th at the Angsana Resort Laguna Phuket ballroom the event is a must for those in the hotel, tourism, real estate and yachting sectors.

Registration for the event, which is organized by the Greater Phuket Chapter American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM), begins at 4:00 p.m., with the forum running from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend with admission for non-AMCHAM members THB 100. Networking drinks will follow afterwards.

To sign up for the forum, please visit the website www.amchamthailand.com, or contact Sheree Tanpensuk by email sheree@amchamthailand.com or telephone 02-254-1041 ext. 212

Date
Friday September 12, 2014
Time
06:00 PM
Where
Angsana Laguna Phuket
David Keen

David Keen

David Keen is a leading brand strategist in Asia for the hospitality and tourism industries.

Two plus decades in the industry. Published and interviewed in dozens of publications. Featured speaker at conferences, tradeshows and professional events.

Born in London and educated in New York at Cornell University's School of Hotel Administration. After embarking on his career in London and the United States, Keen ventured to Hong Kong as a travel writer and editor, travelling widely in the region as well as globally, and developing a network of close contacts with the world's most talented photographers, writers and travel professionals.

Leveraging this network and continuing to grow it, both within the agency's team as well as in partnerships, QUO channels this collected expertise into visionary work for a portfolio of distinguished clients.

For more information, visit: http://quo-global.com/

Angsana Laguna Phuket

Angsana Laguna Phuket is located in scenic Bang Tao Bay, Phuket's most coveted resort address. Just 20 minutes from bustling Phuket Town and the Phuket International Airport, lies the contemporary beachfront resort with unrivaled access to the emerald waters of the Andaman Sea.

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