Boxing: Emmanuel Tagoe beats George Ashie

first_imgBoxer Emmanuel Tagoe, who is trained by legend Azumah Nelson defeated his long-time rival George Ashie to win the WBA International lightweight title.The bout staged at the Accra Sports Stadium which headlined Asamoah Gyan’s maiden boxing promotion, saw Ashie approach with more aggression early in the bout.But Tagoe, popularly known as the Game Boy, later warmed himself into the bout and was able to counter with his speed.Eventually the score-cards read 114-114, 113-115 and 112-116 in Tagoe’s favour.In other bouts, Raymond Commey won the West African and National super bantamweight title after defeating Emmanuel Quartey, while Abraham Osei Bonsu defeated Michael Pappoe in a featherweight contest.last_img read more

Anantara Vacation Club appoints Maurizio Bisicky as CCO

first_imgSource = Anantara Vacation Club Anantara Vacation Club appoints Maurizio Bisicky as CCOAnantara Vacation Club appoints Maurizio Bisicky as Chief Commercial OfficerAnantara Vacation Club, Asia’s leading luxury shared ownership concept for discerning travellers, is pleased to announce that Maurizio Bisicky, formerly Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, has been appointed to the role of Chief Commercial Officer.As Chief Commercial Officer, his scope includes Sales & Marketing, overseeing the Club Services and Resort Operations teams and developing the Human Resources division, with a key focus on attracting top talent.Since joining the company in May, Maurizio has helped drive leads across all of its sales and marketing centres and has increased the total number of Anantara Vacation Club Points Owners by 13% in 2016’s last two quarters. He oversaw the opening of a new Club Resort in Chiang Mai in October 2016 and has enabled Anantara Vacation Club to partner with a number of industry leaders in the banking, hospitality and aviation sectors through his strategic and innovative initiatives.About Anantara Vacation ClubLaunched in 2010, Anantara Vacation Club is Asia’s premiere shared holiday ownership programme. Offering a portfolio of eight luxurious Club Resorts across Thailand, Indonesia, China and New Zealand, it provides Club Points Owners and their guests with the opportunity to explore top holiday destinations. Club Points Owners’ travel opportunities are further enhanced through the use of the flexible Club Escapes and Global Traveller programmes, which provide access to hundreds of partner resorts and hotels internationally.Anantara Vacation Club is part of Minor Hotels, a hotel owner, operator and investor with a current portfolio of 155 properties under the Anantara, AVANI, Elewana, Four Seasons, Marriott, Oaks, PER AQUUM, Tivoli and St-Regis brands. Today, Minor Hotels operates in 23 countries across Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Africa, the Indian Ocean, Europe and South America.For more information, please visit www.anantaravacationclub.com, or follow Anantara Vacation Club’s blog or social media channels on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and Weibo.last_img read more