Back in the early days of Hoffman Asia Pacific, U.S. clients asked us to provide tour support for their executives visiting [...]
I had barely unpacked in Singapore in 1996 when I heard from our client HP. The company was hosting a major customer/media conference in a luxury resort on Phuket Island, Thailand, and my presence as media contact was requested. Hoffman Asia Pacific was barely hatched at that point, but that’s why we were there.
The first few months of my work in Singapore in 1996 were complicated because I had to leave the country every [...]