Skal International Bangkok held its monthly meeting recently at the Imperial Queen’s Park Hotel, Bangkok.
With a record attendance of over 80 Skalleagues and guests who were also able to witness the inauguration of the Bangkok Club’s new president, Mr. Andrew Wood, GM of the Chaophya Park Hotel, received the chain of office from outgoing president, Mr. Brian Sinclair Thompson, VP Swiss International Airlines.
The key note speaker was Khun Natwut Amornvivat, President -Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) who spoke on the Role and Objectives for TCEB in 2008 and beyond.
Skal International Bangkok was formed in 1956 and is a member of Skal International, the World’s largest association of travel and tourism professionals. Skal Intl has over 22,000 members in 500 clubs in over 80 countries globally. Skal’s aims are to promote Tourism through Friendship and Peace along with our central theme of Doing Business among Friends.
Skal is equally committed to promote ecotourism and the pursuit of sustainable development. Skal Intl annually presents it’s Eco Tourism Awards each year at the Skal World Congress, this year to be held on the 12th-17th October, 2008 in Taipei.