Golf Industry Central May 2012 - Page 9

Industry News Mission Hills Invests In New Leisure And Commercial Landmark (cont.) IMAX imaging technology in China leisure and living experience.” • Children’s play area River Delta. Within a one-hour drive of Shenzhen, it enjoys easy • Home decoration megastores Mission Hills Centreville features access to major expressways • Brunswick bowling center a host of environmentally-friendly that drastically reduce travel time • 800-metre SIYO ice skating club measures, and its architectural between Mission Hills and downtown design allows for abundance of Shenzhen, Dongguan and Hong Dr Ken Chu, Chairman and CEO natural lighting to enter the building Kong. With the ‘World’s Largest Golf of Mission Hills Group, said: “Over structure. It is commissioned by the Club’ at its core, Mission Hills has the last 20 years, Mission Hills has world-renowned property design become the landmark of Shenzhen. been a strong advocate for sports, and architectural firm, Callison, The commercial potentialities of leisure and wellness. Mission Hills and CCDI, creators of the Olympic both Shenzhen and Dongguan will Centreville is an urban HOPSCA showpiece ‘Water Cube’. be immensely enhanced with the development that will continue this addition of Mission Hills Centreville. focus by providing local residents Mission Hills Centreville is and enterprises with a world-class conveniently located on the Pearl Source: Asia Pacific Golf Group Tenniel Chu Assumes Senior Role at OneAsia Tenniel Chu, Vice Chairman of Mission Hills China, has joined OneAsia as a senior official as the golf Tour embarks on its fourth and biggest season yet. Chu, who has extensive relationships in golf throughout the world, joins as Secretary-General, reporting directly to OneAsia Commissioner and Chairman Sang Y. Chun. He will handle an array of responsibilities, including working OneAsia boasts the national Opens “Mission Hills and OneAsia share a with national golf governing bodies, of five countries – Australia, China, common vision about the enormous professional golf associations, Indonesia, Korea and Thailand – potential of golf in Asia, and both tournament sponsors and course and among its 14 tournaments, and are pioneers in elevating the status resort owners to develop additional offers a total purse of over US$16 of the game in the region.” events for an OneAsia platform that million. has already seen steady growth “It is an honour to have Tenniel Chu Chu hails from a family that put since its launch in 2009. join the OneAsia team,” said Chun. golf on the map in China. The Golf Industry Central May 2012 7