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Tom Chng brings out the human face of watches in online interview

Tom Chng brings out the human face of watches in online interview

News   •   Dec 01, 2020 07:50 +08

​Think about watch collectors and you might imagine technical discussions about watch faces, dials, or movements. But Tom Chng of the Singapore Watch Club goes into the stories of each watch, making us nominate him for the Hong Bao Media Savvy Awards 2020.

Dr Lau Cher Han breaks through the complexity of data in BFM interview

Dr Lau Cher Han breaks through the complexity of data in BFM interview

News   •   Dec 01, 2020 07:50 +08

Data has been described as the new oil, yet in trying to explain it on camera you run the risk of either boring or confusing your audience. Thankfully viewers can turn to Dr Lau Cher Han, who uses analogies to break down the complexity so well that we are nominating him for the Hong Bao Media Savvy Awards 2020.

Ema Shazneen's interview style is as authentic as her Kelantanese dishes

Ema Shazneen's interview style is as authentic as her Kelantanese dishes

News   •   Dec 01, 2020 07:50 +08

Ema Shazneen is not just a businesswoman who sells authentic Kelantanese food from home. Her authentic interview style on BFM took us on a journey to meet women entrepreneurs typical of the state worthy of a nomination for the Hong Bao Media Savvy Awards 2020.

Bryan Chin puts best foot forward in sneaker preview

Bryan Chin puts best foot forward in sneaker preview

News   •   Dec 01, 2020 07:50 +08

Bryan Chin is so relaxed on camera you would think you are speaking to a friend instead of an interviewee. This is why we have nominated him for the Hong Bao Media Savvy Awards 2020. Some business leaders could follow in his footsteps. Okay, maybe not barefoot, but at least not so straight-laced.

Quek Siu Rui focuses on the human aspect of tech in Ferris Wheel merry-go-round

Quek Siu Rui focuses on the human aspect of tech in Ferris Wheel merry-go-round

News   •   Dec 01, 2020 07:50 +08

What goes around comes around, as Quek Siu Rui showed in a recent interview on Bloomberg. The co-founder and CEO of Carousell focuses on how the marketplace app connects people. It's a winning approach many corporate spokespeople could learn from, and is one of the reasons why we have nominated him for the Hong Bao Media Savvy Awards 2020.

Dr Bernard Cheong delivers stories like clockwork in timeless interview

Dr Bernard Cheong delivers stories like clockwork in timeless interview

News   •   Dec 01, 2020 07:50 +08

Dr Bernard Cheong has an obsession: he collects watches. But for us who obsess about interview techniques, it was his appearance on CNA which had us spellbound, which is why we have nominated him for the Hong Bao Media Savvy Awards 2020.

Miya Toh practices what she preaches in Zoom interview about Zoom interviews

Miya Toh practices what she preaches in Zoom interview about Zoom interviews

News   •   Dec 01, 2020 07:50 +08

Miya Toh shares in a radio interview how to have successful Zoom discussions when you are working from home. She shows how confidence and giving clear answers can make an interview come alive, which is why we have nominated her for the Hong Bao Media Savvy Awards 2020.

Keon Chee makes a sensitive subject less daunting in radio interview

Keon Chee makes a sensitive subject less daunting in radio interview

News   •   Dec 01, 2020 07:50 +08

Planning for your death is an uncomfortable issue for most, and Keon Chee, founder of Legasy Planners, has the unenviable task of broaching the morbid subject and explaining estate planning on CNA938.

Damian Lee of Sunnyhills is exemplary for smooth storytelling

Damian Lee of Sunnyhills is exemplary for smooth storytelling

News   •   Dec 01, 2020 07:50 +08

​Damian Lee of Sunnyhills impressed us with the calm and effortless way he tells his stories during an interview with The Royal Singapore. We like that his stories are interesting and humorous, but they are also on point with his brand’s message.

Sunshine Kingdom CEO gives colourful interview in a meaningfully bright shirt

Sunshine Kingdom CEO gives colourful interview in a meaningfully bright shirt

News   •   Dec 01, 2020 07:50 +08

Wearing a bright shirt on camera is not usually a good idea - unless you're CEO of Sunshine Kingdom, and it's done with purpose. Aesos Lai looked the part in a T-shirt with the image of a durian, as he talks about his Malaysian brand of durian products in a media interview. Even more importantly, he uses good interview techniques, as we discuss in this story.

Sunny Verghese gets balance between business and humanitarian issues right

Sunny Verghese gets balance between business and humanitarian issues right

News   •   Oct 03, 2020 13:55 +08

Olam International is facing "four big shocks" to its business, but in a CNBC interview CEO Sunny Verghese finds the right balance in also addressing humanitarian issues.

Loh Boon Chye trades difficult questions for credible responses

Loh Boon Chye trades difficult questions for credible responses

News   •   Oct 03, 2020 13:54 +08

The Singapore Exchange has had a string of bad news in recent months, but CEO Loh Boon Chye dealt with them well in his on-camera interview on ChannelNews Asia.

Seah Kian Peng's adept Covid communications check out

Seah Kian Peng's adept Covid communications check out

News   •   Oct 03, 2020 13:53 +08

Consumers fighting over toilet paper has become a defining image of the Covid lockdowns - and NTUC Fairprice CEO Seah Kian Peng reflects expertly on all the craziness in his supermarkets.

Eric Chua nails YouthTech interview with conviction

Eric Chua nails YouthTech interview with conviction

News   •   Oct 03, 2020 13:53 +08

We rarely nominate politicians to these awards, to avoid any allegations of bias. But we can't help but nominate Eric Chua, Parliamentary Secretary of the Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth, who displays excellent presentation skills, not least of which is the conviction with which he speaks.

Ho Kwon Ping's CNBC interview shows how candour creates credibility

Ho Kwon Ping's CNBC interview shows how candour creates credibility

News   •   Oct 03, 2020 12:58 +08

Ho Kwon Ping's CNBC interview shows how candour creates credibility

Mark Laudi on Malaysia's BFM, on the four tangible business reasons why CEOs need to be media savvy

Mark Laudi on Malaysia's BFM, on the four tangible business reasons why CEOs need to be media savvy

News   •   Jul 02, 2018 20:14 +08

Mark Laudi, Managing Director of Hong Bao Media and former CNBC Asia anchor, talks about the Hong Bao Media Savvy Awards, and explains in this radio interview how being media savvy can grow your business value.

Asian Entrepreneur sat down for an interview with our CEO, Mark Laudi

Asian Entrepreneur sat down for an interview with our CEO, Mark Laudi

News   •   Aug 24, 2015 13:04 +08

From anchorman to entrepreneur, Mark Laudi is always thinking of new ideas for his business.

Singapore MICE Forum 2015... here we come!

Singapore MICE Forum 2015... here we come!

News   •   Apr 27, 2015 11:10 +08

Hong Bao Media has officially signed up to be the web television partner at the Singapore MICE Forum 2015.