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Suthikiati Chirathivat (3rd left), Chairman of the Executive Board of Central Plaza Hotel Public Company Limited (CENTEL), receives eight awards from Vijay Verghese (3rd right), Editor of Smart Travel Asia online magazine, in the publication’s Best of Travel Poll 2011.

Centara Grand at CentralWorld was awarded as one of the Top 25 Conference Hotels in Asia and Top 25 Business Hotels in Asia; Sofitel Centara Grand Resort & Villas Hua Hin was awarded one of the Top 25 Spa Hotels & Resorts and Top 25 Leisure Hotels and Resorts in Asia. Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui and Centara Grand Beach Resort Krabi were voted as being among the Top 25 Spa Hotels and Resorts, and Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort Pattaya was named as one of the Top 25 Leisure Resorts. The ceremony was held at the company’s corporate office,at Centara Grand at CentralWorld.

Photo shows from left to right:

– Thirakiati Chirathivat, Vice President for Procurement at Centara Hotels & Resorts

– Thirayuth Chirathivat, Senior Vice President for Project Management of Centara Hotels & Resorts

– Suthikiati Chirathivat

– Vijay Verghese, Editor & Director, Smart Travel Asia.com

– Dr Ronnachit Mahattanapreut, Senior Vice President for Finance & Administration, Centara Hotels & Resorts

– Robert Maurer-Loeffler, General Manager of Centara Grand at CentralWorld