Phuket (Thailand) – March 26, 2015 – Montara Hospitality Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Anthony Lark as Managing Director & General Manager of Trisara, the 48 pool villas and 20 privately owned residences resort. In this new role, he will also continue to provide hospitality advisory services to the clients of the Group, and will develop the next generation of young hoteliers to steer the group’s careful expansion.
Anthony has enjoyed considerable success with over 25 years of experience leading luxury hotel groups in the region. Born in Sydney, Australia, he started his career by working his way through all departments at the Wentworth Hotel Sydney, after which his experience includes the Regent (now Four Seasons) Sydney, Amanpuri and several Aman resort properties.
During his illustrious career, he has worked alongside some of the greatest leaders in the hospitality industry.
In 2000, Anthony joined Trisara during its development and design period. Since opening in 2004, Trisara has been the recipient of many accolades and awards, including Robb Report, ‘Resort of the Year’, and Best Leisure Resort, Worldwide 2014 by the readers of the Gallivanter’s Guide, plus Condé Nast Traveller’s Gold list for 2015.
“Anthony was the first General Manager of Trisara and he helped us build the foundation, which made us successful. We are pleased to have him back on board to ensure that the resort continues to evolve to serve the changing needs of our clients.
The last two years were record breaking years for Trisara. Thanks to a new organization structure with centralized sales and marketing, we were able to achieve the best business results since opening 10 years ago. With greater focus on service and guest experience, Trisara has secured the top position on TripAdvisor which we consider a great achievement,” said Bill Black, President, Montara Hospitality.
Anthony’s return also coincides with the start of Trisara’s 3-year renovation plan, which aims to increase the resort’s guest satisfaction by improving the overall look and feel of the resort, while innovating to meet the demands of the future traveler, including the creation of ever-more refined experiences.
“What sets Trisara apart from competitors is our amazing staff and a focus on the finer details of a guest’s overall experience. We understand that our guests value privacy and attention to detail as a standard of luxury. This has become one of the key elements we provide at Trisara. We also understand that change is inevitable so during the ongoing commitment to renovation, we will also embrace the changing guest demographic and technological advancements to ensure that we are always able to exceed the expectations of our guests,” said Anthony Lark.
About Trisara Phuket
Trisara, in Sanskrit “The Third Garden in Heaven” is Phuket Island’s most special resort experience. Wrapped in a tropical forest and exotic gardens, the 48 spacious ocean facing pool villas and 2-6 bedroom private residences all embrace our own quiet bay on Phuket’s sophisticated and natural north-western coastline, just 15 minutes from Phuket Airport. All pool villas, suites and private residences are designed with simple, rich interiors and enjoy a wonderful sense of privacy.
Attention to detail defines the experience throughout the property, including unique natural grey marble infinity pools in all villas and suites which overflow toward the Andaman Sea and its spectacular year-round sunsets.
Renowned for authentic and beautifully simple yet elegant dining experiences, spa treatments and imaginative experiences, Trisara and our guests are cared for by a team of warm Thai service staff who regard hospitality as joy.
For more information or bookings, please call Trisara Phuket, tel. 66 (0) 76 310 100.
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