Wimintra Jangnin
Wimintra Jangnin is the founder and Editor in Chief of Hotelintel.co, A Political Science graduate, who falls in love with hotels. When she isn't writing, she is speaking at industry events.
Chef of the month : Songpol Kittikhunwatchana
Chef of the Month
Chef Songpol Kittikhunwatchana began his career at the Grand Hyatt Erawan, Bangkok as an 'Event Trainee' after having graduated from Le Cordon Bleu school. He worked his way up from there and now
A.I. Smart Recommendations Optimize Hotel Operations Driving Better Guest Experience
Features
It’s easy to think of Artificial Intelligence having four key components; Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Speech, and Image Processing. Each of these key components may have one or several technology subsets
How Hotel PR Professionals Can Get Stories Across to Journalists
Features
Some interesting findings were recently revealed by Muck Rack about where journalists find their news and how they view the relationship with hotel PR – and that’s exactly the kind of study that
Hotelier of the Month: Steve Lockhart
Features
Steve Lockhart cut his teeth in the industry as an operations manager in the UK launching entertainment venues, which brought him neatly to a new role as Director of Entertainment at Novotel Bangkok
Hotel Sugar Consumption Remains High Despite Healthy Eating Trends
Features
Sugar is known to be more addictive than cocaine. It’s also safer, which is why it’s legal and freely accessible, but safety in this context is relative. Sugar certainly isn’t
Chef of the Month: Stefan Beutler
Chef of the Month
Chef Stefan Beutler’s career in the hospitality industry spans nearly 30 years. Commencing his culinary journey in 1989, he has steadily risen through the kitchen ranks to successfully become an Executive Chef.
JLL  Reveals Domestic Investors were Most Active in Japan, China and Australia
Features
Hotel investments hit US$4.5 billion in the first six months of 2019, with with more than half of the capital originating from domestic buyers in Japan, China and Australia, says global
Centara Signs Agreement for Two More Doha Hotels
News
Centara Hotels & Resorts signed a hotel management agreement for two new hotels owned by Al Bandary Hotel Management LLC. The agreement represents the third and fourth Doha properties Centara will manage on
InVision Hospitality to Manage New Riverside Property as 'GLOW Bangkok Riverside'
News
Nova asset management has successfully brokered a deal between Chaophraya River Place Co., Ltd. and InVision Hospitality Co., Ltd which will see the launch of a new property - 'GLOW Bangkok Riverside', located
HRS Offers Hotels An Alternative Distribution Solution
Features
Today’s hoteliers rely on a number of different distribution channels, some of which offer better returns than others, but when it comes to bringing in the business clients Hotelintel.co has some
What Would Your Hotels Do When Social Media Is Down?
Hotel Operations
This week both Instagram and Facebook were down, causing panic among social media addicts who flocked to Twitter – which mercifully stayed online – to share their concerns. Websites like downforeveryoneorjustme.com that can tell
Hotelier of the Month: Darren Darwin
Hotelier of the Month
Darren Darwin has come a long way over the past thirty years. From military beginnings in northern England, he forged a career in hospitality, learning his trade in Barbados, Bulgaria, Oman, and Russia,
Up Close & Personal: Sitiphum and Unyanud Wongwijitkul
Up Close and Personal
Young, dynamic, and eager to learn would be the perfect description of the dynamic duo of Sitiphum and Unyanud Wongwijitkul, the managing directors of Vela360 Co. Ltd., who are in their first year
Hotelier of the Month: Jo Sato
Features
The recently opened Nikko Bangkok brings a touch of Japan to the heart of the city – and to make sure everything meets exacting Japanese standards, it takes a Japanese GM. After graduating from