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Privilege News January 2016


Mr.Pruet Boobphakam
Welcome our new Managing Director

Dear Members,

Sawasdee kha, happy new year and welcome to the January issue of the Thailand Elite newsletter. Another year has passed and we eagerly enter 2016, a year we trust will be fruitful, prosperous and filled with happiness for all our members. We also start the year by proudly introducing to you our new Managing Director Khun Pruet Boobphakam.

Khun Pruet brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience in management as former General Manager of Thai Airways, the national carrier in many countries. He took the leadership role in Sweden, Finland, Russia, Malaysia, People’s Republic of China and Australia as well having been appointed as the Regional Director of South East Asia and Australasia. He also held the position of Executive Vice President of Thai Airways. His most recent appointments have been as a special adviser to the House of Representatives and the House of Senators. Before all these prestigious positions Khun Pruet was in the service side of the national carrier and has first-hand knowledge of how business organizations function. He worked hard, put in the extra hours and eventually landed a position in management.



From his experience overseas, Khun Pruet believes in carrying out sound business principles based to trust and integrity. In every event and situation he believes there is a reason and an underlying opportunity to grow. Whether that growth is in experience, learning or even in business opportunities are everyone. In all his managerial and director postings he has had a flat organization with very little hierarchy. Where the field agents have practically unrestricted communication with the upper management. Khun Pruet believes that by doing so, information, instruction, suggestion and guidance gets delivered quickly and unfiltered. Decisions are made quickly and actions carried out with little or no delay.




His extensive experience and strong modern management style will be beneficial to Thailand Elite. Having worked in the service sector throughout his career Khun Pruet is dedicated to customer service and his goal is to provide members with the best experience when travelling and doing business in the Kingdom. He will be making changes to the way Thailand Elite services members and making the process more streamlined. Benefits will be added and more partners will welcome you. If you visit our headquarters and see him, feel free to stop him and say hello. Give him some of your ideas that would make visiting Thailand more enjoyable. He would love to hear from you.







Bangkok Motorbike Festival

From this coming January 28 to February 1, motorcycle aficionados will not want to miss the Bangkok Motorcycle Festival held at the Central World shopping complex. Now in its 7th year, the annual event has attracted a multitude of bikers and lovers of motorcycles with all the major manufacturers having booked their stands. Honda, Yamaha, Kawasaki and Suzuki will be showcasing their latest models as well as KTM, Ducati, MV Augusta, Ural and other specialty makers. The event will feature a large range of motorcycles, scooters, ATV’s plus all the related products, accessories, apparel and services. There will be live demonstrations along with interactive displays, specials guests and many other features to keep visitors entertained. The event will start at 10am in the morning until 10pm. Admission is free.



Phuket International Boat Show 2016

Thailand Elite is pleased to inform you that we are the proud co-sponsors of the Phuket International Boat Show 2016 which will be held on the 7-10 of January at the Royal Villa of the Royal Phuket Marina. This is the region's premiere boat show that has seen the numbers of visitors grow every year. This year he show will features up to 50 yachts and vessels in the water with 100 more on exhibition. A new highlight for the next show will see yachts over 35m taking part in the show. PIMEX will offer a VVIP reception lounge in one of the luxury villas dockside for owners and agents to meet and greet invited guests interested in chartering or purchasing the fantastic array of top shelf yachts now homing in on Phuket, the superyacht hub of South East Asia.




Date: 7-10 January 2016
Time: 11.00 - 19.00 
Place: The Exhibition Hall, Royal Phuket Marina, Phuket Island


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