Best Western Hotels & Resorts recently concluded it 11th Asian Members’ Meeting, which gathered the company’s executives, hotel managers and owners from across Asia for two days of meetings, discussions and networking opportunities.
Running under the theme BW & Beyond, this year’s event cast a look into Best Western’s future, with the company having launched eight new brands since 2015.
At the upscale Montien Riverside Hotel in Bangkok (which will soon become a Best Western Premier hotel), Ron Pohl, Best Western’s senior vice president and COO, delivered the opening address; while Olivier Berrivin, managing director of international operations – Asia, provided updates about the company’s ongoing regional expansion.
Delegates were also given an update on technological developments by guest speakers from Google and Agoda.com. Best Western’s hotel owners and procurement company also addressed the meeting.
The meeting concluded with a glittering farewell dinner in the hotel ballroom, and an award ceremony to honor Best Western’s best performing hotels in Asia.