Pattaya, Thailand - Royal Cliff Hotels Group emerged as the overall Champion of the 7th edition Pattaya Food & Hoteliers Expo 2013 held at the award winning Pattaya Exhibition And Convention Hall (PEACH) from August 8-10, 2013.
The resort achieved a total of 18 medals in 11 categories including 5 trophies and 9 gold medals from the F&B, Housekeeping and Spa Competitions. Making a broad sweep of the awards and garnering the top scores for 4 categories, namely for Spa Display, Free Style Fruit and Vegetable Carving Showpiece, Tapas Display Competition and the Theme Coffee Break Challenge, Royal Cliff Hotels Group ultimately received the much coveted prestigious H.R.H Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn’s Trophy that was for the first time awarded to the expo’s overall winner since its inception.
Chef Udorn Sermbootr, Executive Sous Chef of Royal Cliff Hotels Group described this year’s win as an incredible achievement. “Our team must be commended for their constant attention to detail and their relentless pursuit of excellence in their specific crafts” Chef Udorn Sermbootr said. “This proves that Royal Cliff Hotels Group, through the efforts of its dedicated staff, continuously strives to improve its exceptional services and the quality and excellence of its cuisine.”
In recognition of this remarkable achievement, the Royal Cliff Hotels Group presented the participants with cash tokens and certificates to congratulate them and acknowledge their exceptional performance and outstanding contribution in making this feat possible.
“Royal Cliff Hotels Group takes great pride in our dedicated and professional team who are truly committed to provide an unmatched level of services to our clientele” Mr. Vitanart Vathanakul, Executive Director of Royal Cliff Hotels Group said “To be recognized with these prestigious awards authenticates the values and high standards we embrace as a company. These tokens of appreciation to our participants show that we recognize and reward those who share our longstanding commitment to excellence.”
Royal Cliff Hotels Group is one of the main sponsors for the Pattaya Food and Hoteliers Expo 2013, a 3-day event which consisted of a diversity of activities including electrifying culinary competitions. Chonburi Provincial Administration Organization Chairman, Mr. Wittaya Khunpluem and Pattaya Mayor, Mr. Ittipol Khunpluem were given the honor of presiding the opening ceremony.
Pattaya Exhibition and Convention Hall, a world-class award winning convention facility under the flagship of the Royal Cliff Hotels Group, successfully hosted this year’s event gaining accolades from exhibitors, food enthusiasts and business entrepreneurs alike. “PEACH, as a one stop shop convention center, is the perfect venue for exhibitions and can hold any kind of event” said Chef Chumpol Chaengprai, Iron Chef Thailand. “It is very convenient to go from our hotel to the exhibition hall because of the available on-site 5-star accommodations of the Royal Cliff Hotels Group.”
Situated on a 64 acre private parkland estate overlooking the stunning Gulf of Thailand, the Royal Cliff Hotels Group has recently won the best convention hotel award from International Hotel Award in association with HSBC. It is home to four award winning 5-star hotels offering a sensory experience defined profoundly by its style, culture and elegance - all presented with the distinctive spirit of the State of Exclusivity and Fascination.
Chonburi Provincial Administration Organization Chairman, Mr. Wittaya Khunpluem, Pattaya City Mayor, Mr. Ittipol Khunpluem together with Mr. Gissur Gudmundsson, President of the World Association of Chefs Societies were granted the honor of presiding the opening ceremony of Pattaya Food & Hoteliers Expo 2013 at Pattaya Exhibition And Convention Hall
Royal Cliff Hotels Group General Manager, Mr. Cristoph Voegeli greets Chef Chumpol Chaengprai of Iron Chef Thailand during the Pattaya Food & Hoteliers Expo 2013.
Theme Coffee Break Display of Royal Cliff Hotels Group which won the Gold Medal and was the top scorer of the Theme Coffee Break Challenge
Fruit carving showpiece of Royal Cliff Hotels Group which won the free style fruit and vegetable carving showpiece competition.
Spa Display and Tapas Display of Royal Cliff Hotels Group which won gold medals and were the top scorers for the Spa Display and Tapas Display competitions
Royal Cliff Hotels Group won the prestigious H.R.H Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn’s Trophy that was awarded for the first time to the overall champion of the Pattaya Food and Hotelier’s Expo 2013.
Top Management of Royal Cliff Hotels Group with award-winning participants of the Pattaya Food and Hoteliers Expo 2013 showcasing their trophies, medals and certificates