SOCIAL SCENE

(From left) Polpong Ongworawut, Managing Director of Epson (Thailand), Toshiyuki Yakuwa, President of Epson (Thailand) and Thanakit Panitcheewa, President of ICON Square at the Grand Opening of the Epson Showroom Chiang Mai, at ICON Square Building.

Thongchai Wongrianthong, Chiang Mai deputy governor (center), Nongnart Watanachat (4th right), director of domestic office of TAT, Orachorn Chanwiwattana, General Manager of Central Airport Plaza Chiang Mai (3rd left), and travel agents from the southern region of Thailand at the opening of the Northern Lam Thong tourism promotion at Central Airport Plaza.

Chiang Mai Governor Suwat Tantipat and his wife Ornadda (2nd and 3rd from left), together with Junnapong Saranak, Director of TAT’s Northern office Region 1 (3rd from right), welcomed by Supattra Jirathiwat, Senior Vice-President of Hotel and Resort Business Development Department for the Central Group (centre), at the first anniversary of the Sunflower Chinese Restaurant at the Central Duangtawan Hotel Chiang Mai,.

The 2nd annual Charity Rooftop Party at Hillside 4 raised a total of 766,000 baht, and the beneficiaries received vouchers for items, goods and services. (From left) Benjamas Toedtienwong, Down Syndrome Center, 100,000 baht; Dr. Carolina Thompson and Scott Jones, FERC, 141,500 baht; Wachara Tantranont, Committee Chairman Princess Raweepan Sojaritkul, Baan Kingkaew Orphanage, 141,500 baht; Dr. Akron Sindhai, Child Development Centre, 100,000 baht; Dr. Apichana Kowinta, Foundation for the Disabled, 141,500 baht; Sopa Chanpen, Viengping Children’s Home, 141,500 baht. Mark your calendar for next year’s Gala, which will be held on Saturday, January 14, 2007, on the Hillside 4 rooftop.

Wipharat Chokekobkitkul, Branch Manager of Central Kad Suan Kaew Department Store (4th from left), Thatsanee Yi-Ai, Group Product Manger (5th from right), and Sawai Khao-In, Group Product Manger (right) with staff during the “Fancy Night KS 2006” party.

ArtSpace Student Art Exhibition, “The Figure” - opened last Thursday at the Art Caf้, those attending had a chance to meet the artists. The paintings are on show until February 19. (From left to right), Laura Spector, Gilles Rousset, Thanyalak Rousset, Chadwick Gray (front row), Meghan Reynard, Joanna Moon (back row), Ronny Lavin, Mika Kodama-Douglas, Natthida Sanwong.

Combining business with pleasure – Pingkaew and Wim Fagel, Amari Rincome Hotel, and US CG Bea Camp and David Summers, all obviously enjoying the flashlights.