Lead Trainer-Award winning PR Practitioner
Manminder Dhillon is the founder of Intelectasia She holds a Masters in Corporate Communication and is a certified HRDF trainer. Manminder is a member of the esteemed International Public Relations Association (IPRA). As an ex-journalist with Astro Awani, Manminder has covered various international and local issues. Currently, she provides PR consultancy and training to various organizations, ranging from healthcare groups to billion ringgit conglomerates.
Dato’ Karam Singh Walia
An icon in the local broadcasting and journalism industry, Dato’ Karam Singh will share tips on managing the media during a crisis. He is the winner of many prestigious journalism awards and has been recognized internationally for his contribution in environmental issues.
Award Winning Journalist (TV)
Puspavathy Ramaloo is no stranger in the local news scene. As a Senior Broadcast Journalist with TV3 since 2001, Puspa has won numerous awards not only locally but at the international level as well. She currently reports for ‘Aduan Rakyat’.
Assignment Editor, NTV7
Charles Mohan is an impassioned journalist and NTV7’s lead news anchor. In 2006, Charles won the prestigious Anugerah Skrin for the Best Special Report. Since joining the station in 1999, he has reported on various issues ranging from politics, business and community news. Charles is currently the Assignment Editor at NTV7.
Former Group Editor in-Chief Astro AWANI
Suhaimi Sulaiman is one of Malaysia’s top TV personalities. With more than 24 years of experience as producer, broadcast journalist, anchor and content strategist, Suhaimi played a major role in building the “Astro AWANI 24/7 news” brand. Suhaimi has provided media trainings and strategic communications advice to the top management teams of multinational companies, public listed companies, opinion leaders, politicians and organizations in the public sector.
Abu Talib Husin
Host Nasi Lemak Kopi O, TV9
Conducts media training with a difference as he is an experienced talk show host . In his 9 years career in front of the camera, he has hosted popular talk shows such as Nasi Lemak Kopi O (TV9), News Presenter, 9 Soalan, Entri Jameela and many more. He has interviewed celebrities, politician and leading business personalities . Talib surely knows will is the necessary skill you need before facing the camera!
Asst. Editor Economic News Service, BERNAMA
Saraswathi Muniappan has more than 16 years of experience in journalism and is currently the Assistant Editor, Economic News Service of Malaysian National News Agency (Bernama). Her forte has been corporate news, aviation and commodities. She has covered various domestic and international events from general news and domestic politics to global economies and regional issues. Between 2012-2014, Saras was Bernama's New Delhi Bureau Chief, covering both the business and political issues in India specifically and South Asia in general.
Mark Beau DeSilva
Body Languange & Voice Projection Trainer
Body Language & Voice Projection Trainer Mark Beau DeSilva is currently the Resident Playwright/Director of Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre. He has been writing/directing for Actors Studio Malaysia/KLPAC since 2001, and his works have garnered four Cameronian Arts Awards. Mark will be imparting his theatrical skills to participants in a fun and energized way in this workshop.
Khoo Hsu Chuang
BFM Co-host of The Morning Run
Chuang is a co-host of The Morning Run on BFM 89.9 where he ‘grills’ many prominent business leaders in the popular ‘Breakfast Grille’ show. Previously he was a financial journalist at The Edge Bloomberg and Reuters in Malaysia and UK.