Towkays Speak

Irvin's Salted Egg was born out of a bleeding business

LOCAL snack brand Irvin's Salted Egg may be a regional empire now, but its famed chips were once a stopgap solution to bolster a struggling...

Furthering a philanthropic vision

WHEN it comes to entrepreneurship, it always helps to have the backing of one's family. And what better foundation is there than a family of successful entrepreneurs?

Former minister bodyguard turned security boss

Leacov founder Simon Ng spent most of his life guarding others, but has now built a company training people in the security field, and doing it quite successfully, too.

Fewer births no worry for MindChamps

MindChamps founder David Chiem thinks that there is still plenty of room to grow in Singapore and overseas for preschools like MindChamps.

Startup search engine has ambitious plans

BOOGLE, a recently launched homegrown search engine, is looking to appeal to users who are big on data privacy and want unfiltered access to information.

Big plans ahead for local vertical farm Sky Greens

Sky Greens, a local vertical farm fresh off a partnership with Nespresso, has major plans in store for the future.

MyRent aims to become the rental version of Carousell

MyRent, a rental marketplace likened to Carousell, has recently launched. We sat down with Ishwar Dhanuka, co-founder of MyRent, to learn about the origins of MyRent and their plans for the future...

Innovating beyond the traditional

Ewan Sou, founder of Instantly.sg, shares his business journey and thinking behind creating innovative photo booth experiences.

Starting small, but with big ambitions

Zac Chua, founder and CEO of The Kettle Gourmet, which produces uniquely flavored popcorn, has a "just whack" mentality when it comes to entrepreneurship.

Making the right choices, avoiding the landmines

Mr Jacky Tai, Principal Consultant of Unbroken Branding, shares how he has learnt from his business journey and helped his clients brand themselves well.