Towkays

Durablinds boss bounces back from business setback

SHE thought she had found a skilled business partner with experience in the industry, but he turned out to be her worst bet.

In trying to overcome high logistics costs, DAP's Gina Toh struck gold

GINA Toh and her husband had only begun thinking about starting their own business when the cost of logistics almost deterred them. But the pair saw opportunity in solving the problem, and...

FoodXervices boss overcomes challenges to drive firm's expansion

FOODXERVICES' turnover has grown about five times to surpass S$60 million since Nichol Ng took charge of the business in 2007, but she was doubted because of her young age and gender at the start...

Joey Yap, Feng Shui Master

WHEN JOEY YAP speaks, everyone listens. He commands an audience of thousands at his popular seminars and workshops, and when he's hired for a...

Former bodyguard is now towkay of his own security firm

SIMON Ng spent most of his life being a security officer, and has now built a company training people in the security field - and doing it quite successfully, too.

Sisters step up to the plate as second-gen leaders at Creative Eateries

Sisters Bernadette and Bonnie Wong behind Creative Eateries Group may look glam, but they have no qualms about getting their hands dirty as the second-generation leadership in the F&B business...

Louken Group: driving SMEs' branding strategies amid "scary" digital change

Louken Group’s Luke Lim has been the driving force behind many of Singapore SMEs’ branding strategies and campaigns.

Joseph Lau of LAUD Architects: "Don't call me towkay"

LAUD Architects initially took on projects that were either housing or churches, but has since expanded its repertoire to include industrial buildings, educational centres and healthcare...