ASSOCIATED COMPANY MEMBERS
American Councils for International Education, Inc.
A leader in international education, academic exchange, and overseas language immersion, American Councils creates opportunities that prepare individuals and institutions for success in an increasingly interconnected world. American Councils administered programs focus on improving understanding between countries, exchanging ideas among individuals, and enhancing collaboration through education. Since its establishment in 1974, American Councils has designed and administered hundreds of short term programs for over 20,000 professional participants with themes such as Small Business Development, Youth Entrepreneurship, and Eco Tourism. In its administration of the Professional Fellows Programs ( PFP) emerging business leaders in their 20s and 30s take part in curated internships, cutting edge entrepreneurship training, and networking events to that support the development of partnerships and creation of joint projects that contribute to the social and economic development of their communities. In Thailand, American Councils is a proud administrator of the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative for Professional Fellows that works with young professionals to expand economic opportunities and expertise throughout the region.
Representative: Michael Curtis, Vice President, Program and Business Development Representative: Leslie Ryan, Program Manager, Professional Fellows Program
STR Globalsingapore Pte Ltd.
STR is the source for premium global data benchmarking and analytics to help hotels strategize and compete within their markets.
Founded in 1985, STR’S presence has expanded to 12 countries with a corporate North American headquarters in Hendersonville, Tennessee, and an international headquarters in London, England. The cornerstone of our business from the start has been the hospitality industry. Today, we receive data from more than 55,000 hotels across 175 countries, accounting for over 7.4 million rooms. In 2014, we expanded our reach to advance performance across other industries, leveraging our experience as the leader in competitive benchmarking and analytics for the hospitality sector. Our vision for the future is to be a trusted advisor, partner and innovator for any global industry that relies on data.
Today, our range of products includes data- driven solutions, daily and historical analytics, and unrivalled market insights. But the work we do goes beyond the numbers. We provide a service that empowers people and their businesses to
reach new heights, and we strive to make that happen each and every day.
We provide data that is confidential, reliable, accurate and actionable, and our comprehensive reports empower our clients.
Representative: Jesper Palmqvist, Area Director Asia Pacific Representative: Fenady Uriate, Business Development Manager