We were created as a partnership to provide a new service in the Asia Pacific Region in October 2009.
Christopher E. Stafford – Founder and Executive Director Stafford Edison International LLP
Chris Stafford - As an experienced International Hotelier over the past 28 years in Europe, Australia, Tahiti, the Maldives, Singapore and Thailand Christopher E. Stafford has filled entrepreneurial roles in developing his own companies, as well as having managed multiple resort properties in the region. Chris founded the Anantara brand with Bill Heinecke and opened 6 properties for that group before moving into his own enterprise focused on Marketing Strategies, Classic Events and Public Relations to create events such as the King's Cup Elephant Polo which he still organizes as President and Founder of the Thailand Elephant Polo Association. Additionally, he is currently creating destination events in off-season periods to build global awareness for great destinations.
Lee Sutton – Founder and Managing Director – Dynamic PR Singapore
Lee Sutton is a seasoned and passionate PR professional with strong credentials, global media contacts and proven results. She spent the last 15 years working in Asia and the Middle East with Four Seasons, Ritz-Carlton and Marriott International. Dedicated and driven, she has put each of the properties she worked with on the map, helping to win coveted awards in Conde Nast Traveler (both UK and USA editions) and other key publications. In her most recent role as Director of PR, Asia for Marriott International, Lee was assigned to position new properties and new projects in existing properties in Asia, to global media. She has solid experience in branding and crisis management and is highly regarded by the media.