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 January 20, 2014
Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre Appoints TenOnCall Sales Manager

 The Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (the Centre) has appointed Mr Thien Tsen Kiat as TenOnCall Sales Manager.

In his new role, Mr Thien will be responsible for implementing an effective sales plan that will maximise occupancy, revenue and yield for TenOnCall, at the same time promote the Centre's other facilities and services to achieve a profitable business mix in the Meetings segment.

A graduate of Swinburne University of Technology, Australia, Mr Thien has over 14 years' experience in Corporate Sales from the retail, telecommunications and more recently, food & beverage, industries.

The Centre's award-winning TenOnCall offers a combined space of 10 flexible meeting rooms for meetings for 15 to 150 guests. The 'just-in-time' packages offer clients the choice of convenience of organising meetings at very short notice, further complemented with free-flow lifestyle beverage and cuisine from our acclaimed Culinary team, audio-visual and presentation equipment, and built-in LCD signage.

Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre

The Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (the Centre) is a component of the Kuala Lumpur City Centre (KLCC) and is managed and operated by Convex Malaysia Sdn Bhd, a joint-venture company between KLCC (Holdings) Sdn Bhd and AEG Ogden Pty Ltd, Australia.

A winner of numerous awards including the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) Best PR Award, rAWr (Recognising Award Winning Results) Awards 2013 for 'Purpose Built Convention & Exhibition Centre Award For Excellence' in the Business Events category; Kuala Lumpur Mayor Universal Access Award 2013; Meeting Industry Marketing Awards (MIMA) 2012 for 'Best Print Advertising Campaign (Gold)' and the MICE Report Awards 2012 for 'Best Convention Centre in Asia'; the Centre is a wholly-owned facility of Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre Sdn Bhd which in turn, is owned by KLCC (Holdings) Sdn Bhd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS).

The Centre has ISO 9001, ISO 22000, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certifications, EarthCheck Bronze status (environment) and Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points Certification (HACCP) recognition, the international food safety system for international convention facilities and five-star hotels. It is also the first in Asia to receive the 'Gold' AIPC Quality Standards certification.

Comprising two auditoria (seating 3,000 and 500 respectively), 12,310 sqm of Exhibition Halls including a 2,600 sqm standalone marquee, a Grand Ballroom which seats 2,000 diners, a Banquet Hall for 500, a Conference Hall for 1,800 and 20 other meeting rooms, the Centre provides 22,659 sqm of function space in the heart of Kuala Lumpur.