Archive for posts on ‘Asia’

Humanitarianism in the network age

I was honoured to speak recently in Bangkok [pictures here] at the Asia-Pacific unveiling of ‘Humanitarianism in the Network Age’ (HINA), a groundbreaking new United Nations social media study. HINA examines the […]

Posted June 14, 2013

The marketing might of modern public relations

On March 23rd I was honoured to address the Bangladesh Brand Forum seminar in Dhaka. In my presentation, I argued that: social media is revolutionizing the way the world communicates and it […]

Posted March 26, 2013

A decade doing PR in Asia

It was exactly ten years ago today that I arrived in Asia at Seoul to start writing a brand new chapter in my communications career (after 12 years working in the North […]

Posted July 7, 2012

How to optimize social media for PR

Recently I was interviewed by Adobo Magazine in Manila and we did a quick stand-up video:

Posted January 2, 2012

How Asian MNCs are using social media globally

Today in Singapore I enjoyed speaking at a great industry platform, The Holmes Report’s Asia-Pacific ‘ThinkTank Live.’ The topic: “How Asian corporations are using social media to communicate with global communities.” Click […]

Posted November 3, 2011

The shift of PR wealth to Asia

Here’s my latest column as the current Asia-Pacific contributor to The Holmes Report’s ThinkTank section: Travelling in Europe the past few days, this Reuters headline caught my eye: “Asia surpasses Europe in […]

Posted June 30, 2011

Helping Asian brands go global

Here’s my latest column as the current Asia-Pacific contributor to The Holmes Report’s ThinkTank section: I first moved to Asia a decade ago. Those days, when people in the public relations business […]

Posted June 1, 2011

The Holmes Report’s ‘ThinkTank’

During the past week I enjoyed my debut as a regular contributor to The Holmes Report’s new ‘ThinkTank’ section. Through this summer, I’ll be writing about news and views from Asia-Pacific. Here’s […]

Posted May 17, 2011

Digital Storytelling for Asian Multinationals

Today at Singapore Management University, in a class convened by Professor Michael Netzley, I was honoured to speak about digital storytelling for Asian multinationals. Worldwide communications for these emerging corporate champions is […]

Posted January 27, 2011

The rise of Asia in the world of PR

These days the media is filled with stories about Asia’s economic advance, and the public relations industry is no exception to the regional macroeconomic trend. If the business momentum of Burson-Marsteller in […]

Posted August 17, 2010

PR videos in Australia + India

I’ve been doing a lot of videos lately, so let me share a couple of recent ones shot this spring during my pan-Asia introduction travels. Here I am speaking with Glen Frost […]

Posted June 1, 2010