View From The Top

View From The Top

Not a one-legged stool anymore

Orlando-based Associated Luxury Hotels has morphed into a full service independent hotel chain with its purchase of WorldHotels 18 months ago. Its chief commercial officer Tom Santora, also executive chairman of WorldHotels, shares more about the acquisition synergies

Support from an old hand

Expectations are high for Myanmar’s minister of hotels and tourism Ohn Maung, whose decades of practical experience as a hotelier and tour operator dates...

View from the Top: Jason Peck

Our first View From the Top in 2012 is a feel-good story of how a director of sales rose to become the CEO of...

It’s chow time

Lucas Chow never bites off more than he can chew. The group CEO and MD of Far East Orchard Singapore tells Raini Hamdi how...

Making a good change agent

The first travel agent to become tourism secretary in the Philippines, Wanda Tulfo Teo wants to prove that she has the mettle and industry experience to change the country's travel industry for the better.

No airs about her

Down-to-earth ‘Maan’ is possibly Asia’s only female CEO, president and shareholder of an airline. But she’s also an activist, journalist, TV host and environmentalist Marianne...

Life beyond Six Senses

Almost a year after Pegasus Capital acquired Six Senses Resorts & Spas, Timothy France catches up with its former founder and CEO, who is...

View from the top: Boh Tuang Poh (Asiatravel.com Holdings Singapore)

A pioneer in Asia’s online travel sector, Boh is still standing while most early players have perished. Business has become tougher with more competitors...

We built the City

The ‘City’ he built turned 50 last year – richer, greener and peppered with hotels. At 72, the Singapore tycoon has more indefatigable energy...

Family matters at The Travel Corporation

He built a travel empire from a hotel business, but the biggest achievement of Stanley Tollman, founder/chairman of The Travel Corporation, may well be...

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