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Laguna Phuket Celebrates 30 Years of Sustainable Tourism and Community Development

Laguna Phuket
December 2017

Caption: Thanate Charoenchitpaisarn, Director of Sales & Marketing of Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket (3rd from left); Sriram Kailasam, General Manager of Banyan Tree Phuket (4th from left); Kanruethai Roongruang, Hotel Manager of Angsana Villa Resort Phuket and Laguna Holiday Club Phuket Resort (5th from left); Tony Pedroni, General Manager of Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort (6th from left); Stuart David Reading, Senior Vice President - Group Property Development, Laguna Banyan Tree Limited (6th from right); Rear Admiral Arkom Tang-on, Deputy Commander, Third Naval Area Command (5th from right); Adul Chutong, Thalang District Chief (4th from right), and Michal Zitek, Area General Manager of Angsana Laguna Phuket, Angsana Villas Resort Phuket, and Angsana Vacation Club (3rd from right), jointly marked the celebration ceremony.

On Friday 8 December, Asia’s premier destination resort “Laguna Phuket” celebrates its 30th anniversary at Banyan Café, Banyan Tree Phuket. Participated by more than 180 partners and supporters from private and public sectors in Phuket, the celebration includes an opening ceremony, exciting performances and product showcases by resorts at Laguna Phuket; Angsana Laguna Phuket, Angsana Villas Resort Phuket, Banyan Tree Phuket, Cassia Phuket, Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket, Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort and Laguna Holiday Club Phuket Resort, as well as leisure facility and service providers; Laguna Golf Phuket, Banyan Tree and Angsana Spas and Laguna Tours. The night concluded with a wonderful performance by Thailand’s leading vocalist Rudklao Amratisha.

Stuart David Reading, Senior Vice President - Group Property Development, Laguna Banyan Tree Limited, said during his opening remarks, “More than 30 years ago, our founders have discovered this very unique location. What was once a barren land transformed into a fantastic destination with an array of Deluxe hotels, residential communities and great facilities. Today we celebrate our past achievements in making Laguna Phuket into one of Asia’s finest destinations that has become “a home” for many, our associates who have worked here with us many for more than10, 20 and more years; our guests many of which return year after year and our homeowners who have made Phuket their home. We are also proud to be known as a leader in sustainable community development with many long-term CSR programmes, one of which the Laguna Phuket Kindergarten who celebrates its 25th Anniversary this year,”

“On behalf of Laguna Phuket, I would like to thank our friends and partners in Phuket who share the same vision in serving the ever-evolving tourism demands and, at the same time, preserving the valuable natural resources as well as giving back to the community,” he concluded.

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