PATA - Pacific Asia Travel Association

02/11/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 02/11/2019 03:36

PATA New York Chapter Lunar New Year Banquet

NEW YORK, February 2, 2019 - The PATA New York Chapter invites your colleagues, family and friends to attend their Lunar New Year Banquet Cukture & Tourism which will be held on February 18, 2019 from 5:00 pm to 8:30 pm.

Don't miss out - Seats are limited
Reservation for Corporate or Family & Friends Table of Ten accepted with payment.

Sit-with-friend requests accepted with payment and received no later than 10 days before the event.

Registration deadline is February 8, 2019.

No payments accepted at the door. Reserve today with payment.
Festive business attire


$80 per person
PATA New York member: $40 per person. It's a special discount of 50%.

Please make check payable to: PATA New York
Send to: Simone Bassous, Executive Director; 375 West End Ave, Suite 6B; NY, NY 10024.

Pay by credit card to: [email protected] with: cc number, expiration, add 3% cc fee/minimum $3, and your email.

Parking is available at Quik Park Garage (Adjacent to restaurant): Enter either from:
38 Bowery (between Canal Street & Bayard Street) or
2-8 Elizabeth Street (between Bayard Street and Canal Street)
Subway: B or D to Grand Street - N or R to Canal Street
MTA Bus M103 (Third Ave) to Canal Street

Elizabeth Chin, Chairman
Email: [email protected]
PATA New York Chapter

Andrew Jones C.H.A., FHCIMA, Guardian
Andrew Jones is British by birth, and a Canadian citizen. After graduating from The Birmingham College of Food, Tourism and Creative Studies, he initially trained in Food & Beverage Management at the Waldorf Hotel in London, followed by two years as Food & Beverage Manager at the Elbow Beach Surf, Bermuda.

Mr. Jones has worked with Hyatt International hotels and spent over twelve years in various management capacities with Westin Hotels & Resorts in Canada and Asia, culminating in the position of General Manager.

He has also consulted with many major hotel companies in Asia as Director of Hotel Operations for Pannell Kerr Forster Ltd., and as Managing Director of Pacific Rim Hospitality Management, his own consulting practice. Mr. Jones spent three years as Vice President, Human Resources for Marco Polo Hotels, prior to founding Sanctuary Resorts.

Andrew Jones is Director, Asia Pacific Affairs for the International Hotel & Restaurant Association, and is associated with the Asia Pacific International Hotel Environment Initiative. Mr. Jones holds the Certified Hotel Administrator (CHA) designation from the American Hotel & Motel Association, as is a Fellow of the Hotel and Catering International Management Association (FHCIMA).

In addition to his vocational activities Mr. Jones is a Past President of the Rotary Club of Kowloon, and Chairman of the KELY Support Group, a charity for young people in need and at risk in Hong Kong