Bangkok, Thailand (24 April 2016) – The Hotel Management Thailand Summit (HMT), spearheaded by international conference megahouse Questex Hospitality Group, wrapped up its annual HMT Summit with over 30 international speakers and 150 delegates where they were welcomed at the Banyan Tree Bangkok.
Hoteliers ranging from Corporate CEOs/ Presidents, COOs and CFOs, VP Operations to Property GMs, Financial Controllers and Director of operations, to property owners and managing directors had attended the region’s premier conference themed: “Top Line and Bottom Line Management Strategies for Hotel Leaders” in a closed-door environment.
The full-day event was abuzz as speakers, sponsors and delegates shared their latest insights, innovations, and intrinsic know-hows on boosting profitability.
Familiar faces were seen taking part in the day’s lively discussions while for some, this was their first time to the event, as was the case of Acadia Leroy, Trend Strategist, Asia Pacific. Leroy provided the latest insights and analysis of the opportunities that brands and business can adapt to. The rise of the consumers’ expectations is, for one, the key to staying ahead in the ever-changing travel landscape, according to Leroy.
Furthermore, there was a stream of panel discussions ranging from the hot debate about the hotel group consolidations being beneficial to healthy growth to investigating the future of the F&B concepts, marketing efforts and alternatives.
HMT Summit 2016 is part of the Hotel Management Asia summit Series, Asia’s only truly regional hotel management conference series. The series will rotate through Bangkok, Hong Kong, and Singapore this year by leveraging regional experiences, insights, and innovations to address market-specific challenges.