Business and industry

Thoughts on mobile marketing

Met up with [Alan Rambam](http://www.nextgreatthing.com/contact/alan-rambam/), Fleishman-Hillard’s youth and mobile marketing guru yesterday. We learnt about what was being done in the US and other countries such as location-based messages, SMS, MMS, Twitter and too many others to mention. My main thoughts are that what’s successful in the US cannot be transplanted wholesale in other countries, …

vantan.org is officially part of Forbes Business blog network

[Forbes.com](http://www.forbes.com/) has launched the Business and Finance Blog Network, comprising “a community of pre-screened, influential business and financial blogs”. I’m proud to be a member of this new community. Citing the press release: > The Blog Network’s content will focus on senior business decision makers and high-net-worth investors. Topics will be relevant to the banking, …

I’m a Web 2.0 panelist!

[Kevin](http://theory.isthereason.com/) and I will be speaking on the topic of Web 2.0 at the NUS Business School on Saturday 29 March. This is organised by Start-Up@Singapore and is part of their Emerging Industry Series. Extract: **Emerging Industry Series – Web 2.0** Join us in the concluding installment of the Emerging Industry Series to discover the …

Looking for new media people

We’re looking for additions to the New Media team at the Health Promotion Board. These are our [general benefits](http://www.hpb.gov.sg/hpb/default.asp?pg_id=967). Specifically for the New Media team: We were the first in the Singapore Government to [launch a podcast](http://www.hpb.gov.sg/hpb/default.asp?pg_id=2039) and one of the first to [launch a blog](http://www.hpb.gov.sg/hpb/default.asp?pg_id=2889). For mobile technologies, we’ve launched [MMS ecards](http://www.hpb.gov.sg/web/heartrockz/), a [voting …