SITE Thailand wins Rising Star Award

Press Room > 2020

The Thailand Chapter of Society for Incentive Travel Excellence (SITE) won the Rising Star Award for 2019 at SITE’s 2020 Global Conference held in Vancouver, Canada. The annual awards honour individual members and chapter organisations that have contributed to the association and the world’s incentive travel industry.

SITE Thailand was established last year during the SITE Global Conference 2019 in Bangkok with 22 members. Its membership has since grown to 30 – comprising destination management companies, hotels, event planners and trade associations.

The Rising Star Award recognises SITE Thailand’s steady membership growth, varied activities and strong support for SITE’s Young Leaders Program and defined leadership structure. Also for its timely submission of reports during the qualifying period overall resilience and performance.

Thailand’s other winner at the conference is Max Boontawee Jantasuwan, founder and chief executive officer of Events Travel Asia in Bangkok, and SITE Thailand Chapter president. He won the Kevin Forde Spirit Award 2019, which is given each year to individuals who best exemplify the generosity of time and energy that Kevin Forde had for fellow incentive travel professionals and volunteerism.