Lifestyle Asia Website
Lifestyle Asia unveils revamped website
ARTICLE BY ELSE YEO, BURDA DIGITAL 16 NOVEMBER, 2018 | SINGAPORE - Burda International Asia, housed under German media group Hubert Burda Media, announces the revamp of luxury lifestyle digital platform, Lifestyle Asia. After months of research and development, the publisher is thrilled to unveil a brand new layout and features. Lifestyle Asia’s new interface and platform was designed by digital creative agency, Wondersauce, with the latest market trends for a savvy audience. The intuitive and visually-driven aesthetic provides a more immersive experience, allowing readers to both locate information quickly and browse leisurely. Among its ...
Prestige and AUGUSTMAN Singapore take home Gold at Asia Pacific Publishing Awards 2018
Prestige and AUGUSTMAN Singapore take home Gold at Asia Pacific Publishing Awards 2018
Singapore, 13 November 2018 – Burda Singapore received six awards from trade association Media Publishers Association Singapore (MPAS) at its Awards Gala Dinner held at One Farrer Hotel on November 8, 2018. The Asia Pacific Publishing Awards (APPA) and MPAS Awards 2018 was held in Singapore at the One Farrer Hotel Grand Ballroom on Thursday 8 November 2018. The event was organised by Media Publishers Association Singapore (MPAS) and the awards ceremony was attended more then 200 publishers and partners in the industry. The awards’ official sponsor is PressReader, represented by ...
The first DLD Singapore Conference at Capella Hotel on Sentosa
The first DLD Singapore Conference at Capella Hotel on Sentosa
Hotspot Singapore ARTICLE BY: Dorothee Stommel, Head of DIgital Communications at Burda OCT 20th 2018 - SINGAPORE, DLD Event - Diversity is the strength of the ASEAN states (Association of Southeast Asian Nations). The region has been recording high growth rates for years. The increasing economic importance of Southeast Asia and the ASEAN states' new focus on digitization are also of great interest to Burda. That's why DLD welcomed to the first DLD Singapore conference! Newbies and positive chaos A spontaneous questioning of DLD founder Steffi Czerny during her welcoming speech showed that more than half of the ...
Rubin Khoo, Associate Publisher, Burda Asia
The Importance of Education at Work
The Importance of Education at Work Article by: Phoebe Cheong 6 NOVEMBER, 2018 | HBM MALAYSIA - As the current Associate Publisher of Hubert Burda Media Malaysia, it’s hard to imagine that becoming a journalist was never part of Rubin Khoo’s initial plans. With a background in social psychology, his goal when he graduated was to become a child psychologist, with plans to either have his own practice or centre. “My goal was always to be in education,” he recollects fondly. “I had this vision that I wanted to make an ...
Prestige Thailand Celebrates 13th Anniversary with Tastemakers Ball 2018
Prestige Thailand Celebrates 13th Anniversary with Tastemakers Ball 2018
(Bangkok, Thailand) – The Thailand edition of luxury lifestyle magazine Prestige celebrated its 13th anniversary in the kingdom with a glamorous event on September 22 that acknowledged eight tastemakers for their special contributions in different spheres of society. Held in the Magnolia Ballroom of the recently opened Waldorf Astoria Bangkok, the 2018 Prestige Tastemakers Ball saw the cream of Bangkok society dressed to the nines, inspired by a Studio 54 dress code – an ode to an era of style, glamour and unadulterated indulgence. In the late 1970s, the famous ...
Celebrating the MEA's 60th anniversary, with a charity run by AUGMENT.
Celebrating the MEA’s 60th anniversary, with a charity run by AUGMENT.
Article by: Dominique Brouwer AUGUST 1, 2018 (Bangkok) MEA 60th Anniversary, 2018 The AUGMENT Thailand team is organizing a charity run for one of the biggest players in the electric power industry In Bangkok, The Metropolitan Electricity Authority.  Nontalikarn Suriyawat (Meow) and Naddhanin Charoenphol (Koong) from the Thailand Augment team, pitched their creative vision for the custom event format to the MEA and were awarded the project. The custom event will adopt the name: ‘60th Anniversary MEA Smart Run Smart Metro 2018’ and will be the very first large-scale sport ...
Telum Talks To… Petula Kincaid, Publisher and Managing Director: Print Business, Hubert Burda Media Hong Kong
Telum Talks To… Petula Kincaid, Publisher and Managing Director: Print Business, Hubert Burda Media Hong Kong
10 AUGUST, 2018 This interview originally appeared on Telum Media  Many congratulations to you Petula on your first-year anniversary with Hubert Burda Media this month - any exciting changes to expect?  Burda International is making a significant investment to expand its business across the region, bolstering its workforce to offer innovative luxury content solutions across digital, print and creative services. Our mission is to be the first in luxury, connecting affluent consumers with luxury brands and services through targeted content solutions. To assist with this we have restructured the team ...
Lena Kwek, Burda Asia, Luxury Publishing, Singapore
Burda International Asia, announces new Managing Director of Print Publishing for Burda Singapore
Singapore, (August 7, 2018) Burda International Asia, a subsidiary of Hubert Burda Media, has announced the appointment of Lena Kwek as Managing Director of the Print Publishing unit of Burda Singapore Pte Ltd. This follows a reorganisation of the publisher’s leadership team, which was announced on April 12, 2018. Lena has more than 20 years of experience in the Singapore publishing industry; she was formerly General Manager of Sales at Edipresse Media and Atlas Press (T: The New York Times Magazine). She assumed her responsibilities on August 1, following the ...
Alibaba
Burda Digital – Journey to the Middle Kingdom
Burda Digital’s CIO/CTOs have traveled to innovation hub China to discuss current trends and developments with local tech companies. Earlier destinations had been the USA, Stockholm and Tel Aviv. Tech country China is gaining ground It became clear very quickly that companies develop in different circumstances in China. The companies dominating the digital ecosystem in the USA and Europe are, for the most part, blocked by the Chinese firewall there. Therefore the main focus during the company's visit were not the dominant US giants FAGA (Facebook, Amazon, Google and Apple), ...
DLD Campus
Digital masterminds in the “fan-shaped” city
The countdown is on: On July 3 the premiere of DLD Campus, the regional branch of Europe's leading innovation conference DLD (Digital, Life, Design), will take place in Karlsruhe. Following the successful launch of the new format last year in Bayreuth, DLD founder Steffi Czerny is now bringing her renowned conference to the innovation location Karlsruhe in Baden-Württemberg. DLD Campus: Smart minds in Karlsruhe The one-day conference format will be hosted at the Zentrum für Kunst und Medien (ZKM) in Karlsruhe for the first time. Following DLD's motto "connect the unexpected", DLD Campus connects the regional drivers and innovators of ...