Major Roy Hudson tells the best stories! Three Brits, all living in Thailand, reminiscing over past times with a Sundowner at The Pub. From left: ‘The Pub’ landlord Grahame Quinn, Major Roy Hudson and executive editor of Chiangmai Mail, Dr. Iain Corness.

The August Lunch Bunch saw over 50 ladies at the Amari Rincome Hotel, chatting, exchanging holiday experiences, or just gossiping about what’s new in Chiang Mai. Date and venue of the next Lunch Bunch will be announced in Community Happenings on Page 10 of Chiangmai Mail.

Sumalee Lukuan, marketing manager of Chi Chang Computer Chiang Mai, with Pinyo Sanguansethakul (right), division manager of Sony’s I.T. product sales, invited the press to a very informative lunch at Zen Japanese Restaurant, to update Sony news from the IT fair in Bangkok.

Aree Foxman (third from left) arranged a belated surprise birthday party for her husband Dan Foxman at the Foxy Lady Bar in the center of Chiang Mai. A foxy good time was had by all.

Absolute Hair Design on Huey Kaew Road had a re-opening party for customers and friends after their Hair Studio Unisex received a ‘makeover’, and a five year contract with L’Oreal. L’Oreal’s representative cut the ribbon welcoming Hair Designers Joe, Ong and O as L’Oreal partners for a long time to come. Photo shows the ‘Absolute’ team during the event.

Henry Quick (standing) just past celebrating his 50th birthday, was spotted at Goodview Restaurant, with some of his staff, celebrating the 10 year anniversary of HQ Group Co., Ltd. (parent company of HQ Paper Maker and HQ Art Gallery).

Pissawan Achanapornkul (center), general manager of retail sales and operations for the Shell Company of Thailand Limited, at the launching ceremony of their new formula Shell Helix, on August 15 at the Shell station on Huay Kaew Road, Chiang Mai. Witnessing the launch are the Shell station managers and executives from Chiang Mai province.

Dr. Carolina San Miguel-Thompson, head of the Business Administration Department at Far Eastern College, Chiang Mai, joined the buffet lunch at ‘Chillis’ Restaurant at The Rydges Amora Tapae Hotel on Mother’s Day.