After starting and growing a successful business in Canada, Anthony decided it was time for a new adventure so he sold the business and took off to travel around Europe and Asia.
Immersing himself in new languages and cultures taught him the value of understanding different perspectives and recognizing unique opportunities.
Currently working as digital growth consultant in Tokyo, Japan. He brings an intuitive understanding of the East and West to help clients achieve growth in new markets around Asia.
Brianna has over 10 years experience working in the audio industry with particular focus on songwriting and production. Her compositions have been featured on NBC, CTV and Foxtel (AUS) and in advertising campaigns (most notably Adidas). Brianna has obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Popular Music (recording and production) and absolutely loves everything audio.
Brianna’s focus is in podcast production and editing. She currently works on multiple podcasts handling all aspects of the editing, formatting, underscoring and aspects of story development. She works as a freelancer from her own studio for clients all over the world and feels pretty darn lucky to be doing what she loves from wherever she happens to be.
Pam has over 9 years of experience as an online marketing specialist, most especially in areas of SEO and social media marketing. She’s a Senior Online Marketing & Social Media Guru at Syntactics, Inc. and is based in the Philippines. An expert in her field, she’s used to always keeping an eye out for algorithms and trends she can apply to her own strategies.
If you’ve been following and interacting with any of the show’s social media posts – it’s very likely you’ve been talking with Pam! Her title as a Social Media Guru clearly defines her love for socializing and making new connections. You could say she’s a social butterfly!
Jovy is an experienced administrative professional, having worked with a number of demanding top executives of various companies from around the world. After ten years of corporate life she decided to go out on her own and launched her own freelance virtual assistant business. Being able to stay at home with her kids and work with amazing clients from around has been tremendously rewarding.
For Speak Up Asia, Jovy is our Guest Coordinator Extraordinaire and is the key person who manages to balance everyone’s busy schedules to make sure the interviews are done on time. Not to mention that she is also a master of using Excel!
Ben is the resident writer for Speak Up Asia. You’ve seen his work in the articles below the podcasts (or at least, he hopes you have). He grew up in a small town that no one has ever heard of before moving to New Orleans to study English Literature.
When not writing for the team, Ben works as a freelance copywriter. His content helps build strong, lasting relationships between businesses and their customers. In his spare time, he reads, travels, and tries (and fails) to create the perfect cup of coffee.