CEO Kobi Elbaz and VP Jason Payne, along with their team from Tulip Group were readily available to welcome everyone to their beautiful show suites.
Dignitaries and celebrities who graced the party included Israeli Ambassador to Thailand HE Itzhak Shoham, Khunying Rose Boribalburibhand, Mayor Itthiphol Kunplome, Bundit Sirithunyhong, Charoonsri Sukhanil, Yachitr Yuvaboon, Runcha Boribalburibhand, Romanee Thienprasiddhi, Pornpan Jiranansuroj, Iadsiri Ritthepamorn, Songsak Visudharomn, Napatsawan Chillanond, Nuchanaat Raveesangsoon, Thanong Purananda, Byron and Cindy Bishop, Emi and Jimmy Apichairuk, Kamala Kamphu Na Ayudhaya and many more.
Upon arrival guests were greeted by beautiful hostesses, followed by photo sessions by the paparazzi. Fresh Signature CGR vodka cocktails were served while each guest toured the luxurious show suites.
Three dazzling mermaids, with tails and flowing hair at the show suites pool caused everyone to pause and admire them on their way into the party. A large video screen projected presentations of the stunning Centara Grand Residence features, alternating with the live feed from the main stage.
The non-stop flow of fine wine, great cuisine and delicacies, catered by Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort Pattaya contributed to the excellence of the night. Combined with great entertainment from the finest professional dance and performance art group, Bangkok Dance Legends, it was a night to remember for all. Bangkok Dance Legends cover every style of dance and theme including hip hop, jazz, funky, Broadway, belly dance, contemporary, tap, ballet, salsa, tango, acrobatics mime and street theatre.
On the main stage, which was set up on the beach in front of the show suites, jazz tunes played while the guests, dressed up in their stylish outfits, continued to enjoy their cocktails in good company. Then began the important part of the evening when HE Itzhak Shoham, Kobi Elbaz, Mayor Itthiphol Kunplome, Khunying Rose Boribalburibhand, Jason Payne and Bundit Sirithunyhong presided over the ribbon-cutting ceremony to officially launch the Centara Grand Residence Pattaya.
The exciting night continued with an extravaganza Regardez-Moi bikini and beach wear fashion show by Pattaya based designer Louisa Cunningham Girod. Founder of Regardez-Moi Fashion Brand, Louisa brought with her the complete beach ensemble starting with bikinis, wraps and beach bags and carrying through to women’s business accessories, including purses, planners and laptop accessories.
Spectacular fireworks lit up the sky while internationally-renowned DJ Nakadia with her great talents kicks the party up a notch until after midnight.