3 finalists will film Anantara Vacation Club Mai Khao Phuket; Public voting for the grand prize winner starts 1 May.
April 10, 2017 – Anantara Vacation Club, Asia’s leading luxury shared ownership concept for discerning travellers, is pleased to announce that three videographer finalists have been selected to compete for a grand prize of a five-star vacation at four Club Resorts and the opportunity to create compelling videos about them.  The three finalists were selected by the public and a judging panel from a field of 129 entries representing more than a dozen countries.
“We’re delighted by the enthusiastic response of both the public and the artists who chose to enter,” said Yanick Targonski, Digital Marketing Manager of Anantara Vacation Club.  “The three finalists are skilled and creative, and we can’t wait to see how they capture the Club Resort at Mai Khao Phuket.”
The three finalists were selected from a field of 129 submissions representing Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, China, Philippines, Malaysia, and other SEA countries.. Videographers submitted 30-second videos highlighting their talent and work and received close to 4,000 votes . The three finalists and their submissions are:
·         Jervin Louis Dalupe
·         Kent Limbaga
·         Mark Jervies Baldemoro
The finalists will travel to Anantara Vacation Club Mai Khao Phuket at the end of April for a 4-day/3-night vacation where they will produce a one-minute video about the resort.  The public will have the opportunity to vote for the winner on Anantara Vacation Club’s dedicated contest website from 1 – 14 May 2017.  The grand prize winner will be announced on 15 May.
The winning videographer will receive a five-star vacation to Anantara Vacation Club Resorts in Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Koh Samui and Bali and the opportunity for worldwide exposure through developing a series of Club Resort videos that will be showcased across Anantara Vacation Club’s digital and social media channels.  The winner will develop a one-minute video for each property. On top of that, to make the trip more enjoyable, the Grand Prize winner will receive a total of USD 1,000 spending money. 
About Anantara Vacation Club
Launched in 2010, Anantara Vacation Club is Asia’s premiere shared holiday ownership programme. Offering a portfolio of eight luxurious Club Resorts across Thailand, Indonesia, China and New Zealand, it provides Club Points Owners and their guests with the opportunity to explore top holiday destinations. Club Points Owners’ travel opportunities are further enhanced through the use of the flexible Club Escapes and Global Traveller programmes, which provide access to hundreds of partner resorts and hotels internationally. 
Anantara Vacation Club is part of Minor Hotels, a hotel owner, operator and investor with a current portfolio of 155 properties under the Anantara, AVANI, Elewana, Four Seasons, Marriott, Oaks, PER AQUUM, Tivoli and St-Regis brands. Today, Minor Hotels operates in 23 countries across Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Africa, the Indian Ocean, Europe and South America.
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