Phatsalawadee Pimpila has been named Meliá Koh Samui’s director of sales and marketing.
The Thai national was previously director of sales for Kanda Residences, another five-star hotel situated on Koh Samui, Thailand.
Pimpila has also worked as the managing and sales director for O-Pa Television, that she co-founded, focused on travel and leisure television production. She also served as a presenter for a weekly show the company produced for a Thai digital TV channel.
Other roles she has assumed in her two-decade-long career in sales and marketing include senior sales management roles for Hua Hin-based hotel Unico Sandara Cha-Am, production company Capital TV, and developer Celadon Land Asia Pacific.