Ms Anne Arrowsmith has been promoted to Corporate General Manager for 137 Pillars Hotels & Resorts, effective from 1 February 2020.
A British National, Anne joined the Group in 2016 as General Manager at the luxury all-suite 137 Pillars House Chiang Mai which opened in March 2012 and was refurbished in 2019. The hotel has been the proud recipient of many awards since opening including the prestigious Travel + Leisure USA Magazine’s World’s Best Awards for Best Hotel in Asia in both 2016 and 2017.
In her new role Anne will be oversee all aspects of operations for both 137 Pillars Suites & Residences Bangkok and 137 Pillars House, reporting directly to the owners and working with them on several potential new properties that are currently under development.
Anne’s wealth of experience in both hospitality, marketing and operations as well as her gracious manner and meticulous attention to detail make her the perfect person to take the helm of the Brand.
Anne’s extensive marketing experience to her role from a sterling career spanning several decades; the majority of which was with Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts in both Asia and the United States of America. Prior to joining 137 Pillars House, she was Director of Marketing at Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts’ Regent Singapore for the last 11 years.
This is Anne’s second time living in Thailand; the first being as Director of Marketing at Four Seasons Hotel Bangkok prior to moving to Singapore. Anne has also held senior marketing roles with Le Meridien Hotel at Beverly Hills, California and Mondrian Hotel, West Hollywood, California. Additionally, she was Deputy Purser with the P & O Cruise Company in London for 5 years.
“It is both a joy and a privilege to play a part in curating, crafting and expanding the 137 Pillars Hotels & Resorts brand” said Anne.