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Lanson Place Hotel won “Highly Commended Hotel” in association with Bloomberg Television and Google

June 3, 2011, Hong Kong — Lanson Place Hospitality Management is pleased to announce their Lanson Place Hotel in Hong Kong has won the award to be “Highly Commended Hotel” in its inaugural Asia Pacific Hotels Awards 2011 in association with Bloomberg Television and Google. The award ceremony took place in Shanghai on 1st June, 2011.

The Hotel Awards were launched by the organization that runs the International Property Awards, established 17 years ago by Bloomberg Television, which are regarded as the definitive awards’ programme with an aim to identify and highlight the very best hotels and hospitality professionals across the globe.

This is carried out through a meticulous process involving a judging panel of 20 experts, chaired by Anthony Murkett, managing director of The Sloane Club in London. President of the International Hotel Awards, Stuart Shield, said, “The Asia Pacific Hotel Awards and networking event in Shanghai was a resounding success. Many happy participants were concluded with the announcements of the Asia Pacific nominees who will represent the region at the International Hotel Awards. Attaining one of these coveted awards is indisputable evidence that all the winners are capable of winning over some exceedingly strong contenders within the keenly competitive Asia Pacific hospitality arena.”

Mr. Anson Chan, General Manager of Lanson Place Hotel, shared his excitement after the Award announcement; he says “We are the winning hotel in Asia Pacific and later this year, we will compete against other winning companies and hotel brands from Europe, Africa, The Americas and Arabia to find the ultimate World’s Best in each category. The hotel’s hardworking teams from all departments have gained this terrific recognition which is simply unbelievable to win being in against fierce competition not just in Hong Kong but also the whole Asia Pacific.”

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About Lanson Place – Boutique Hotels and Serviced Residences

Lanson Place, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Wing Tai Properties Limited (HKEx stock code: 369), is a premium hospitality investment and management brand in Asia, managing the award-winning boutique hotel in Hong Kong and six serviced residences in Shanghai, Beijing, Kuala Lumpur and Singapore.

Lanson Place milestones

1998 – Grand opening of Lanson Place Winsland Residences in Singapore
1998 – Grand opening of Lanson Place Kondominium No.8 in Kuala Lumpur
1998 – Grand opening of Lanson Place Ambassador Row in Kuala Lumpur
2005 – Grand opening of Lanson Place Jinlin Tiandi Residence in Luwan District, Shanghai
2006 – Grand opening of Lanson Place Hotel, Hong Kong in Causeway Bay.
(first member of “Small Luxury Hotels of the World” in Hong Kong)
2008 – Grand opening of Lanson Place Central Park Residences in Chaoyang District, Beijing
2010 – Grand opening of Lanson Place Jin Qiao Residences in Pudong New District, Shanghai
2012 – Lanson Place Bukit Ceylon Residences to open in Kuala Lumpur

Media enquiries:
Nicole Ko
Marketing Services Manager
Lanson Place Hospitality Management Limited
T: (852) 2752 2186
E: nicole.ko@lansonplace.com
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