RARINJINDA WELLNESS SPA CHIANG MAI AND CHIVA-SOM were big award winners at this year’s World Spa and Well-Being convention.
Rarinjinda Wellness Spa Chiang Mai received three top awards in the Peoples’ Choice Category – Traditional Thai experience, Destination or Wellness Spa and Amazing Resort Spa.
The awards were presented at a special ceremony attended by leaders in the Thai spa industry and held at the Grand Diamond Ballroom, Impact Exhibition Hall, Bangkok.
Seven other awards were awarded in the Peoples’ Choice Category:
Spa Product-Retail Award – ORGANIKA; New Spa Award — Le Sens Family Spa; Amazing Day Spa Award — Tria We Enhance Your Life; Amazing Hotel Spa Award – Rarinjinda Wellness Spa Ploenchit; Amazing Medical Spa Award — Tria We Enhance Your Life; Innovative Marketing Campaign — Let’s Relax Spa; and Amazing Value For Money Spa Award — Let’s Relax Spa Siam Square.
Top winner in the Industry Category was Chiva Som, which received three awards for Innovative Spa or Wellness Cuisine; Greenspa; and Spa Educator-Institute.
Other awards in the Industry Category:
Innovative Spa Treatment – Rojana & Sangthong (Love story couple) package) by In Balance Spa, Novotel Phuket Village Park Panpuri Organic Spa; Creative Spa Design –- Panpuri Organic Spa; National Product Award – Panpuri Organic Collection; Spa Product – Professional – Puri Alchemy Co. Ltd.; and Spa Educator – Individual – Natkritta Charoensrithongchai.
The Exhibition Award, presented for the best booth design, went to I Plus Q Co. Ltd.
The industry’s most prestigious award was presented to Ukod Im-arom, Thai Spa Association consultant.
Thailand Spa & Well-being Awards 2015 was organized by Department of International Trade Promotion, Ministry of Commerce, in collaboration with Thailand Spa Association; Department of Tourism; Ministry of Tourism and Sports; Department of Health Service Support; Ministry of Public Health; and Tourism Authority of Thailand.
Jatuporn Wattanasuwan, Executive Director, Office of Service Trade and Trade Logistics, DITP, acted as emcee for the award presentation ceremony, attended by a number of senior government officials, including Kalin Sarasin, chairman of Tourism Authority of Thailand; Squadron Leader Boonruang Triruangworawat, director general of the Department of Health Service Support, Ministry of Public Health, Dr. Tares Krassanairawiwong, deputy director general of the Department of Health Service Support; Singhadet Chu-amnat, deputy director general of the Department of Skill Development, Ministry of Labour, Lawan Kanchat and Jamnan Siritan of JSL Global Media; ML Thanavisuth Visuthi, Bangkok Post; and Sirina Pavarolarvidya, chairwoman of Thai Chamber of Commerce.
Find out more at www.thailandspaawards.com.