Congratulations to students from Vatel Thailand; Mr Nakorn Sirinuntananon, Ms. Rudeerus Apinuntano & Mr. Pitchaya Mepattana, who won Accor's Student Take Off Worldwide Challenge 2014. The finals were held in Paris during June and the Thai team beat schools from Switzerland, Spain, Nigeria and New Zealand.
The first round of the global competition started in April 2014 and attracted 130 teams from different hospitality schools. The final 5 teams were then invited to Paris by Accor to present their concepts on the theme of 'Mobile technology transforming the hospitality industry and customers experience'.
As well as being awarded first prize by Mr. Sebastien Bazin, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Accor, the students will also be treated to 4 amazing days at a luxury Accor hotel from a list of selected cities in Europe or North Africa. As 4th year students, they will graduate in July with a BBA in Hotel Management which is a double degree program with Silpakorn University International College in Thailand.