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Prestige Tastemakers Ball - Award Ceremony Gallery

Prestige honoured nine Tastemakers for their influence and contributions to society – congratulations!

We've also put up a comprehensive list of all the galleries.

The inaugural Prestige Tastemakers Ball held on Friday, March 11 at the Astor Ballroom of The St. Regis Bangkok saw nine “Tastemakers” being awarded for their exceptional and extraordinary contributions towards shaping different spheres of Thailand’s socio-economic landscape.

The black-tie gala event, attended by around 180 guests, had a glamorous 1950s theme with free-flowing Champagne, while award winners included Supaluck Umpujh, chairwoman of The Mall Group, celebrity chef Ian Kittichai, fashion designer Prae Vatanika Patamasingh Na Ayudhya, Kris Narongdej, chairman of KPN Group Corporation, Thapana Sirivadhanabhakdi from The Sirivadhanabhakdi Foundation, and photographer Visarute Angkatavanich, whose collaboration with Apple has brought him global fame.

Said Waraporn Siriboonma, Managing Director of Prestige magazine’s publisher Burda (Thailand): “As an arbiter of style and substance, Prestige has earned a reputation for meaningful, curated content that at once engages and inspires. We are at the forefront of new developments in the various luxury lifestyle sectors, and our inaugural Prestige Tastemakers Ball provided an ideal opportunity to pay tribute to nine individuals who have made Thailand proud in each of their respective fields.”

The various winners of Prestige Tastemaker Awards and categories are as follows:

Visionary – Presented by The St. Regis Bangkok

Supaluck Umpujh, The Mall Group

 

Visionary – Presented by The St. Regis Bangkok - Supaluck Umpujh, The Mall Group

Visionary – Presented by The St. Regis Bangkok - Supaluck Umpujh, The Mall Group

Leadership – Presented by Maserati

Kris Narongdej, KPN Group Corporation (represented by Korn Narongdej)

 

Leadership – Presented by Maserati - Kris Narongdej, KPN Group Corporation (represented by Korn Narongdej)

Leadership – Presented by Maserati - Kris Narongdej, KPN Group Corporation (represented by Korn Narongdej)

Arts & Culture – Presented by Bulgari 

Visarute Angkatavanich

 

Arts & Culture – Presented by Bulgari  - Visarute Angkatavanich

Arts & Culture – Presented by Bulgari  - Visarute Angkatavanich

Design & Innovation – Presented by Porsche Design

Paul-Dominique Vacharasinthu, Renewable Power Asia

Design & Innovation – Presented by Porsche Design - Paul-Dominique Vacharasinthu, Renewable Power Asia

Design & Innovation – Presented by Porsche Design - Paul-Dominique Vacharasinthu, Renewable Power Asia

 

Digital & Technology – Presented by Burda Thailand

Paul, Tom and John Srivorakul, aCommerce & Ardent Capital (represented by Felicia Moursalien)

 

Digital & Technology – Presented by Burda Thailand - Paul, Tom and John Srivorakul, aCommerce & Ardent Capital (represented by Felicia Moursalien, aCommerce)

Digital & Technology – Presented by Burda Thailand - Paul, Tom and John Srivorakul, aCommerce & Ardent Capital (represented by Felicia Moursalien, aCommerce)

New Generation Entrepreneur – Presented by Color Glo

Vittavat Phonphaisarn, Heritage Group

New Generation Entrepreneur – Presented by Color Glo - Vittavat Phonphaisarn, Heritage Group

New Generation Entrepreneur – Presented by Color Glo - Vittavat Phonphaisarn, Heritage Group

Philanthropy – Presented by Thai Airways

Thapana Sirivadhanabhakdi, The Sirivadhanabhakdi Foundation (represented by M.L. Radeethep Devakula)

Philanthropy – Presented by Thai Airways - Thapana Sirivadhanabhakdi, The Sirivadhanabhakdi Foundation (represented by ML Radeethep Devakula)

Philanthropy – Presented by Thai Airways - Thapana Sirivadhanabhakdi, The Sirivadhanabhakdi Foundation (represented by ML Radeethep Devakula)

Style – Presented by NARS

Vatanika Patamasingh Na Ayudhya (Vatanika)

 

Style – Presented by NARS - Vatanika Patamasingh Na Ayudhya (Vatanika)

Style – Presented by NARS - Vatanika Patamasingh Na Ayudhya (Vatanika)

Gastronomy – Presented by Caviar House

Chef Ian Kittichai (represented by Sarah Chang)

Gastronomy – Presented by Caviar House - Chef Ian Kittichai (represented by Sarah Chang)

Gastronomy – Presented by Caviar House - Chef Ian Kittichai (represented by Sarah Chang)