11 October 2013
Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa recently organized the Annual Partners Appreciation Event for the day time golf competition and evening dinner as a show of appreciation for the support given to the resort throughout the years by all sectors that includes suppliers, loyal clients, travel agents and media.
Despite the wet weather, the event kicked off with 90 golfers bracing the rain at Dalit Bay Golf & Country Club 18-hole golf course for a good old fashioned golf game and a chance to win exciting prizes.
The gross team winner prize went to team members Mr. Bernard Chan and Ms Eveline Lim from Jebsen & Jessen, Mr. Gavin Weightman, resident manager of Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa and captained by Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa director of golf Mr. Aaron Johnston with a gross score of 65.
The 1st runners up for the gross team are Mr. Paul Yee from ACE Jerneh Insurance, Mr. Jonathan Yee from Papar Layer Farm. Mr. Anthony Dumpangol from Sabah Urban Development Corporation and captained by Mr. Alfons Olim, director of rooms Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa with a gross score of 68.
The evening function started with a cocktail party at the ballroom foyer before the grand ballroom opened its doors to welcome approximately 200 guests for a mouth-watering expansive. This was followed by a golf game prize presentation lucky draws, music and karaoke.
The highlight of the evening was the range of lucky draw prizes, especially the coveted all-in-one 4 days 3 nights stay in Shangri-La Pudong and 4 days 3 nights stay in Shangri-La Jing An inclusive of a round trip flight ticket from Kota Kinabalu to Shanghai via Asiana Airlines.