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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.

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.

HBMSA: CEO with a sense of humour! Japfa's Tan Yong Nang

HBMSA: CEO with a sense of humour! Japfa's Tan Yong Nang

News   •   Oct 09, 2020 08:10 +08

CEO of milk producer Japfa, Tan Yong Nang, uses clever analogies to get his points across, and his quip about baijiu had us in stitches.

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

The power of stories: Our 3 Hong Bao Media Savvy Award nominees show you how

The power of stories: Our 3 Hong Bao Media Savvy Award nominees show you how

News   •   Aug 30, 2018 04:22 +08

In this week's round of nominations for the Hong Bao Media Savvy Awards 2018, we are shortlisting three local business leaders from various backgrounds, who displayed good media savvy in their interviews.

Financial literacy for children is a breeze for media savvy Roslinda Mohd Solihin

Financial literacy for children is a breeze for media savvy Roslinda Mohd Solihin

News   •   Aug 16, 2018 13:24 +08

Educating young children on personal financial is difficult for many parents. But in discussing how to do that on Money FM 89.3, Roslinda Mohd Solihin, Head of Adoption Services and Senior Manager of Programmes at APKIM Resources and ACOSS, also showed off her media skills.

Calling senior business leaders who think their English isn't good enough to appear in the media

Calling senior business leaders who think their English isn't good enough to appear in the media

News   •   Aug 07, 2018 14:42 +08

One of the objections senior business leaders raise to appearing in the media is that their English is not good enough. But our shortlisted candidate for the Hong Bao Media Savvy Awards 2018 this week disproves this - if not in person, then in the topic of her presentation.

Jerome Tan: How candid should you be in bankruptcy

Jerome Tan: How candid should you be in bankruptcy

News   •   Jul 31, 2018 13:25 +08

It's easy to say authenticity in media interviews is important - until you are a bankrupt. How candid should you be about your negatives. Jerome Tan, Founder of PIP Holdings, shows the way.

Mayank Parekh: Setting standards for HR professionals ...and online interviews

Mayank Parekh: Setting standards for HR professionals ...and online interviews

News   •   Jul 16, 2018 05:55 +08

Mayank Parekh, CEO of Singapore's Institute for Human Resource Professionals (IHRP) explains the importance of building and professionalising the practice of workforce management - and in the process excels at his HRMTV interview.

Its been an 'event'ful week for us at HBM

Its been an 'event'ful week for us at HBM

News   •   Sep 17, 2015 16:42 +08

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.

HBM has been shortlisted in the Best Event Supplier category at the Asia Pacific MICE Awards 2015

HBM has been shortlisted in the Best Event Supplier category at the Asia Pacific MICE Awards 2015

News   •   May 08, 2015 12:09 +08

We've made the cut! Hong Bao Media has been shortlisted in the Best event supplier/contractor category at the Asia Pacific MICE Awards 2015 to be held in Singapore on September 10, 2015.

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.