Tuesday June 19, 2018 17:07

FOUNDER AND Press Releases

INTERNATIONAL DESIGN ICON GETS HEAVY WEIGHT INVESTOR Stcoks—08 Jun 18

The board of Jacob Jensen Holding A/S has announced that Jobindex founder and IT billionaire Kaare Danielsen has joined Jacob Jensen Design A/S as investor and co-owner. Scandinavia's most award-winning design consultancy Jacob Jensen Design, which

Young Living Founder D. Gary Young Passes Away General—16 May 18

LEHI, Utah--16 May--PRNewswire/InfoQuest
CEO Mary Young and President & COO Jared Turner   Will Continue to Run the Business

D. Gary Young (July 11, 1949 – May 12, 2018), the founder and chairman of the board of Young Living Essential Oils , passed away at the age of 68 in Salt Lake City, due to complications following a series of strokes, the company announced.

Young Living also announced that chief executive officer, Mary Young, and Jared Turner, president and chief operating officer, will continue to run the billion-dollar enterprise.

"This is a very difficult time for our boys and me but also for our Young Living family," said Mary Young. "Sharing the amazing benefits of essential oils with people around the world was a passion that Gary and I shared. It's why we built Young Living. To continue that mission and carry that legacy into the future, in recent years we have been recruiting and developing a truly world-class executive team. Gary had the utmost confidence in Jared to lead our talented team and was at peace that the company is well-positioned to follow the path he envisioned."

The undisputed leader of the global essential oil movement, Young spent 35 years studying the benefits and perfecting the extraction of essential oils, while building a billion-dollar global business designed

IB Graduation Senior Prize Ceremony Regents International School Bangkok 18 May General—22 May 18

Dr. Virachai Techavijit, Founder and Chairman of Regent's International School presided over the 2018 IB Graduation and Prize Ceremony. Ms.Kwanshanok Techavijit, Director; Mr. Peter Hogan, Principal and Dr. Peter Jones, Head of Secondary School also

PURE BLUE FOUNDATION PLANS TO ELIMINATE SINGLE-USE PLASTIC IN ALL AKARYN HOTELS RESORTS AND Lifestyle—31 May 18

AKARYN Hotel Group (AHG) held a press conference to announce a partnership between Pure Blue Foundation, the group's about-to-open akyra TAS Sukhumvit Bangkok Hotel and The Lab fitness brand. Established by Anchalika Kijkanakorn, Founder and Managing

Daniel S. Duffy Appointed New CEO of Camargo Pharmaceutical Services, Stcoks—02 May 18

Camargo Pharmaceutical Services, LLC, ("Camargo") the global leader in 505(b)(2) drug development and global equivalents, today announced the appointment of Daniel S. Duffy as new Chief Executive Officer. Kenneth V. Phelps, Founder and President, will

Regents International School Bangkok hosts global Round Square Conference 6 10 April General—09 Apr 18

Dr. Virachai Techavijit, Founder and Chairman, Regent's International School presided over the official opening ceremony of the first Round Square Globally Accessible Conference in Bangkok in the company of honoured guests on Saturday, 7 April 2018 at

Outrigger Hotels and Resorts Announces Jeff Wagoner as President and General—30 Mar 18

Outrigger Hotels and Resorts today announced that Jeff Wagoner is joining the company as president and chief executive officer, effective April 26, 2018. KSL Resorts co-founder and CEO Scott Dalecio, who has been serving as Outrigger's interim CEO since

The crowdfunding campaign of One Man, Stand-Alone: On the trail of the old movie General—30 Mar 18

Philip Jablon, the founder and principal of The Southeast Asia Movie Theater Project, is holding a crowdfunding campaign to raise money for a feature length documentary about his work photographing forgotten stand-alone movie theaters in Myanmar and

ASIA DMC TAKES CROSS-CULTURAL COLLABORATION TO SOUTH AFRICA WITH SEEZA General—28 Mar 18

SEEZA Destination Network's Founder and Director, Mr Septi M. Bukula, visits Hanoi as part of partnership focused on self-improvement, practical learning and promoting new business opportunities… Award-winning destination management company, ASIA

CRYPTONISTs Press Conference forum Revolutionary digital Trading Innovation General—21 Mar 18

Mr. Shahar Rabin, Co-founder and CEO of Capitalise Crypto (http://capitalise.ai/), Mr. Pipat Rungruang, Founder and CEO of Skynet Systems Co., Ltd. (http://www.skynetsystems.co.th/), Mr. Niranv Pravithana, Founder and CEO of AVA Advisory

Breakthrough Search Advice for Tourism Operators in an Age of Artificial Lifestyle—20 Mar 18

Getting the online basics right with Google will go a long way to creating a successful tourism marketing website, says Bronwyn White, co-founder and travel futurist at MyTravelResearch.com Google is becoming more like a personal assistant than a search

Have No Fear that Robots are Here IT—16 Mar 18

"Robots need us in a relationship and partnership. People must view this as an opportunity, not with fear," Dr. David Hanson, founder and CEO of Hanson Robotics, said during a press conference in Bangkok organized by Thailand's Slingshot Group along with

Designer threads: SO Sofitel Hua Hin unveils ASAVA-designed uniforms Lifestyle—05 Mar 18

SO Sofitel Hua Hin recently showcased its line of ASAVA-designed uniforms, an extension of the resort's Imaginative Escape concept, adding to the fabric of SO-ciety. Illustrious Thai fashion designer Polpat Asavaprapha, founder and creative director of

To Succeed, Destination Marketing Organisations Must Publish or Perish Lifestyle—02 Mar 18

Bronwyn White, co-founder and strategist of MyTravelResearch.com, says that with artificial intelligence driving sophisticated semantic search algorithms, DMOs must become publishers of content and create an emotional connection to the prospect

ODEM.IO Sees Blockchain Shaking Up Multi-Trillion-Dollar Education IT—28 Feb 18

The $6 trillion international education and training industry is poised for revolutionary change as a result of the emergence of blockchain technology, says Richard Maaghul, co-founder and CEO of ODEM.IO , the world's first On-Demand Education

Photo Release: Cryptovation is raising ICO quote CXO 50,000 Ether Stcoks—28 Feb 18

Mr.Pondet Ananchai (middle), Founder and CEO of Cryptovation along with Mr.Richard Cayne (right), Founder and CEO of Asia Wealth Group (AsiaWealthGroup.com) and Mr.Niran Pravithana (left), Founder and CEO of AVA Advisor (AVA.fund) are raising fund

Photo Release: Index Creative Village joins AirAsia For KILORUN 2018 Bringing Fun, Food and Friends Lifestyle—01 Feb 18

Mr Kriangkrai Kanjanapokin, co-founder and co-chief executive officer at event organiser Index Creative Village PLC (4th from left) Mr.Santisuk Klongchaiya, Director of Commercial, Thai AirAsia Co., Ltd. Announce the Launch of KILORUN 2018 THE RUNNING

How Destination Marketing Organisations Can Better Defend Their Budgets General—17 Jan 18

Don't wait for budget kick-back to happen. Here's how to be better prepared with data and arguments so you can retain valuable destination marketing budget By Carolyn Childs, co-founder and strategist, MyTravelResearch.com It's brutal reality. Many

DAMAC#s Hussain Sajwani to Speak on the Digital Skills Imperative at World Economic Forum in General—17 Jan 18

- "Innovation and rapid digitalization are creating a pressing need to address ICT skills gaps globally," says Sajwani The Founder and Chairman of DAMAC Properties, Hussain Sajwani, will be speaking about the increasing demand for advanced digital

PaM+s Managing Director and Founder wins her first Thailands Woman Leaders 2018 General—16 Jan 18

Panasporn Pam Nopasri, Founder and Managing Director of PaM++ wins her first CMO Asia's Thailand Woman Leadership Award 2018. The award ceremony recognized the female leaders of various industries both in Thailand and Cambodia and was held on January 12,

Photo Release: Delta Incorporation Founder Graces the Inaugural Delta Thailand SD Week IT—20 Dec 17

Delta Electronics (Thailand)'s executives led by Mr. James Ng, Chairman, welcomed Mr. Bruce Cheng, Delta Incorporation (DEI)'s founder and Mr.Yancey Hai DEI's Chairman, to preside the grand opening of Sustainable Development (SD) Week 2017 exhibition at

ShopBack Thailands first cashback website and application Launches Double-Cashback promotion for IT—15 Dec 17

After its launch earlier this year, ShopBack, the one-stop lifestyle portal that powers smarter purchase decisions, is ready to conquer Thailand's e-commerce and online shopping market. Kawin Prachanukul, the founder and general manager of ShopBack

Why Customer Experience Is (Rightly) Such a Hot Topic in Travel Lifestyle—14 Dec 17

Companies that anticipate and deliver what travellers want, when they want it, are more likely to command loyalty – and profits By Carolyn Childs, co-founder and strategist, MyTravelResearch.com Why is customer experience such a hot topic and buzz

Huang Xiaodan, Uoolu Founder CEO, won 2017 Future Star by Hurun Report Properties—21 Nov 17

Huang Xiaodan, founder and CEO of Uoolu (a global real estate investment internet platform), won the award for being the 2017 Future Star on the 18th anniversary at the 10 Most Respected Enterprise award gala that was put on by Hurun Report. The Future

WISE Prize for Education 2017 Presented to Patrick Awuah, Founder of Ashesi University College, General—15 Nov 17

The prestigious WISE Prize for Education has been presented to Mr Patrick Awuah, founder and president of Ashesi University College, a private, not-for-profit institution that has become one of Ghana's premier universities in little over a decade. Her

URBANA BIO PLUS NEWEST COSMECEUTICALS LAUNCHES IN BANGKOK Business—07 Nov 17

Ritu Lamba, founder and managing director of Urbana Holding Company Limited, is pleased to announce the launch of "URBANA BIO PLUS" in Bangkok. URBANA BIO PLUS brings in a wide range of personal care and advanced solutions formulated for busy individuals

Korean Pop Star CL Celebrates the Grand Opening of THOMAS SABO Ocean Terminal Flagship Store and General—06 Sep 17

Leading German jewellery brand THOMAS SABO was delighted to host its opening of the Hong Kong Ocean Terminal flagship store and special preview of the latest Dragon Nights Edition on 5 September 2017. To celebrate this special occasion, founder and