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New business partners at Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek

by Phuket Raceweek on 30 Oct 2012
Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket raceweek
Phuket Raceweek rights owners Image Asia announced today a new partnership with Media Business Services (MBS).

Formed in 2009 by Phuket Radio 91.5FM’s Byron Jones, MBS facilitates events in collaboration with event organisers, promoters, venues and sponsorship managers. 'Innovation is essential to maintaining and increasing interest and participation in any event,' said Grenville Fordham, Image Asia’s managing director, adding, 'As well as shouldering a share of the event organisation, MBS brings new ideas and a welcome fresh approach to Phuket Raceweek going into its 10th anniversary year. We’re looking forward to working with MBS and to this new phase in our regatta’s development.'

A well-known and respected figure in Phuket’s media and event circles, Byron said, 'We’re excited about the opportunity to get involved in, and have an impact on, the Cape Panwa Phuket Raceweek.'

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