Bangkok (Thailand) – March 9, 2018 (travelindex) – Best Western Hotels & Resorts has said a big “thank you” to its partners and associates in Thailand with a glittering party in Bangkok. The Best Western Appreciation Night 2018 was hosted at Beer Republic, the popular venue in the heart of the Thai capital. It gathered approximately 70 of the company’s closest partners, including marketing companies, travel agents, journalists and influential bloggers.
The event provided an exclusive opportunity for guests to catch up with the Best Western Asia executive team, enjoy delicious drinks and snacks, and network with like-minded friends and colleagues in a casual atmosphere. And of course, it allowed Best Western to express its deep appreciation to all its awesome associates!
A prize draw was also held during the night, with fantastic prizes including Best Western-branded luggage and amazing holidays in Phuket and Japan!
Ms. Sareewan Sudsanit of Krungsriayudhya Card won a two-night stay at Best Western Premier Bangtao Beach Resort & Spa, including return flights for two people to Phuket, and the first prize went to Ms. Jiraphon Bupsiri of N.S. Travel & Tours, who won return flights for two between Bangkok and Osaka and a two nights’ accommodation at Best Western Osaka Tsukamoto, including breakfast.
“At Best Western Hotels & Resorts, we truly value the contributions of all of our partners. We would not succeed without the efforts of all our associates, from the travel agents who sell our hotels to their clients to our media and marketing partners who ensure that we stay in the limelight,” said Olivier Berrivin, Best Western’s Managing Director of International Operations – Asia.
“We are delighted to welcome so many of our esteemed partners to the Best Western Appreciation Night 2018. This is our way of saying ‘thank you’ for their efforts, and we look forward to establishing even stronger relationships with our partners in future,” Olivier added.
About Best Western Hotels & Resorts:
Best Western Hotels & Resorts headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, is a privately held hotel brand with a global network of 4,200* hotels in more than 100* countries and territories worldwide. Best Western offers 11 hotel brands to suit the needs of developers and guests in every market: Best Western®, Best Western Plus®, Best Western Premier®, Vīb®, GLō®, Executive Residency by Best Western®, BW Premier Collection®, and BW Signature CollectionSM by Best Western; as well as its recently launched franchise offerings: SureStay® Hotel by Best Western, SureStay Plus® Hotel by Best Western and SureStay Collection® by Best Western. Now celebrating more than 70 years of hospitality, Best Western provides its hoteliers with global operational, sales and marketing support, and award-winning online and mobile booking capabilities. Best Western continues to set industry records regarding awards and accolades, including 64 percent of the brand’s North American hotels earning a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award in 2017, Business Travel News® ranking Best Western Plus and Best Western number one in upper-mid-price and mid-price hotel brands, and Best Western receiving seven consecutive Dynatrace® Best of the Web awards for its leading hotel website. Best Western has also won nine consecutive AAA®/CAA® Lodging Partner of the Year awards, recognizing the brand’s commitment to providing exceptional service and great value to AAA/CAA’s nearly 58 million members in the U.S. and Canada. Best Western-branded hotels were top ranked in J.D. Power’s 2017 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index Study – ranking first in breakfast (food and beverage category) for midscale; and second in overall guest satisfaction. Over 32 million travelers are members of the brand’s award-winning loyalty program Best Western Rewards®, one of the few programs in which members earn points that never expire and can be redeemed at any Best Western hotel worldwide. Best Western’s partnerships with AAA/CAA and Harley-Davidson® provide travelers with exciting ways to interact with the brand. Through its partnership with Google® Street View, Best Western is the first major company of its size and scale to launch a virtual reality experience for customers, setting a new industry standard and reinventing how guests view hotels.
– All Best Western and SureStay-branded hotels are independently owned and operated.
– Numbers are approximate, may fluctuate, and include hotels currently in the development pipeline.
Marketing Communications Department
Best Western Hotels and Resorts – Asia
Tel: +66 2 656 1260