America China Hotel Association Premiere Hotel Gala to be held Nov. 8

On Nov. 8, the America China Hotel Association Corp. will be honoring top-tier hoteliers and real estate and development professionals.

The Association’s Premiere Annual Gala will take place at Terrace on the Park from 5 to 10 p.m.

With networking, a trade show, dinner, and an awards ceremony, the evening will pay tribute to Founder’s Awards recipients John Lam, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Lam Group; Peter Wong, President, KSSNY Inc.; William Su, owner, Wyndham Garden Chinatown; and Derek Law, Founder and Vice Chairman, America China Hotel Association Corp.

 The Outstanding Hotel Award will go to Sam Chang, Founder/Owner, McSam Hotel Group LLC; Ben Seidel, President/CEO, Real Hospitality Group; Gene Kaufman, Principal, Gene Kaufman Architects, PC; Timothy K.T. Chan, Senior VP & Manager, Shanghai Commercial Bank; Bentley Zhao, President, New Empire Corp.; and Hung Luk, Chief Operating Officer, Lam Group.

And the 2017 honorees, to be presented with the Special Hotel Vendors Award, are Terry Tang, CEO, BCGA Concept Corp.; Neil Locke, Owner, Neil Locke & Associates; and Deborah Herman, President, Fabric Innovations.

“This event will gather some of the leaders of the hotel, as well as related, industries,” said honoree Derek Law, Founder and Vice Chairman of the America China Hotel Association Corp. “We look forward, as an Association that aims to strengthen the greatness of Chinese hotels, to honoring these individuals.”

Event sponsors include Akerman LLP, HK BCGA Concept Corp., Beauty Beauty Int’l School, Broadtrade Group, Cathay Bank, Citibank, China Lesso Group Holdings Limited, CL Insurance Agency Inc., East West Bank, Fabric Innovations, Division Builders Inc.; Federal Standard Abstract, Inc.; FLYP Sportwear Inc; Flushing Bank; Gene Kaufman Architect, P.C.; Global Bank; Glorious Sun Group; Kssny Inc; Lam Group; Leon Hotel; McSam Hotel Group LLC; Neil Locke & Associates; New Empire Corp.; Real Hospitality Group; Shanghai Commercial Bank; Solco Plumbing Supply Inc.; United Orient Bank; Wells Fargo Bank; and the Wyndham Hotel.

One hundred percent of the raffle proceeds from the evening will be donated to the children’s programming at Flushing Town Hall.

Tickets and sponsorships are still available. To learn more, call 718-224-5863, ext 227.

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