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Her World and herworldPLUS Present The Young Woman Achiever Forum 2014

Her World Singapore and herworldPLUS reach out to young women with its inaugural Young Woman Achiever Forum 2014 on International Women’s Day
Singapore, 26 February 2014 - For the first time, Singapore’s number one women’s interest magazine Her World and its sister website herworldplus.com will be reaching out to Singapore’s young women at The Young Woman Achiever Forum 2014 on International Women’s Day, March 8.

Singapore Women on Achievers Panel
In a bid to excite and inspire young women, The Young Woman Achiever Forum 2014 (YWAF) will feature a panel of inspirational, successful women who will speak on their experiences about reaching their dreams and goals. They will also share their secrets to success and how they overcame their challenges. The panel comprises:● Pat Law, an award-winning digital media strategist; 
● Celeste Chong, the co-founder of Singapore’s most popular entertainment venue The Butter Factory; 
● Mountain-climber Jane Lee, the first woman from Southeast Asia to scale the Seven Summits mountain peaks; 
● Dr Tanvi Gautnam, the program director for Women and Leadership, Executive Education at Singapore Management University; and 
● Talented baker and successful young businesswoman Nursyazanna Syaira Mohammad Suhimi from Fluff Bakery.
In addition, three successful young women ‒ Trixie Khong, the founder of popular online store byinviteonly; Audrey Tan, the co-founder of PlayMoolah, a company that designs fun digital products for young people to learn about money; and Charmaine Yee, HOT FM91.3 DJ ‒ will also share how they achieved their dreams.

#daretodream campaign 
In a concerted effort to discover more inspiring young women, Her World and herworldplus have collaborated with Singapore Management University (SMU) to create the #daretodream campaign. Planned and executed by a group of SMU marketing students, the campaign is calling for “young dreamers” to be nominated. Three of these dreamers will be featured in Her World magazine and on herworldPLUS. Nominations are now open; please visit http://campaign.herworldplus.com/ywaf/dare.html. 

Diana Lee, General Manager of Fashion & Beauty, SPH Magazines, said: “Her World and herworldPLUS always aim to inspire and nurture aspirations. The Young Woman Achiever Forum 2014 and the #daretodream campaign is our way of connecting the dreamers with the possibilities to make it all happen.”

Genevieve Jiang, editor of Her World magazine, said: “I hope the dynamic achievers at the forum will inspire other young women to have the courage and will to pursue their dreams and what they're truly passionate about, and not be afraid of potential failures.”

Niki Bruce, editor of herworldPLUS, said: “Her World has touched many women’s lives in Singapore through the content in Her World magazine and on herworldplus.com. Now we’re extending the experience of the brand to a new group of aspirational, talented young women. Through the Young Women Achiever Forum and the #daretodream campaign, I hope we can inspire Singapore’s young women to chase their dreams, no matter who they are.”

The Her World and herworldplus Young Woman Achiever Forum 2014 is open to aspiring individuals between 18 to 35 years old. Registration is now open at: http://campaign.herworldplus.com/ywaf/register.html 

Media Invitation
You and your photographer/camera crew are invited to The Young Woman Achiever Forum 2014. 
Date: 8 March 2014 (Saturday)
Time: 2pm to 5pm
Venue: Singapore Management University, Admin Building, Mochtar Riady Auditorium

Please RSVP to Peiyu at peiyuong@sph.com.sg.

ISSUED BY SPH MAGAZINES PTE LTD
Co. Regn No.: 196900476M
 

For more information, please contact:

Ong Peiyu
Marketing Executive, herworldPLUS
SPH Magazines 
Pte Ltd
DID: 65717135
Email: 
peiyuong@sph.com.sg 

Joelyn Tan 
Senior Executive 
Corporate Communications & CSR
Singapore Press Holdings Limited
DID: 6319 1895
Email: 
tjoelyn@sph.com.sg


About Her World
Launched in 1960, Her World is Singapore’s most established monthly women’s magazine with the highest readership. Her World equips today’s achieving woman with useful information on fashion and beauty, topical women’s issues, career, health, relationships, and lifestyle trends. It inspires with engaging reads, keeps its audience updated on international trends, and covers relevant issues with depth, breadth and sophistication. Its readership is 183,300 (Source: AC Nielsen Media Index 2013), reinforcing its position as the best-read women's magazine in Singapore. Her World has won several awards over the last few years, including the MPAS Magazine of the Year (2009), Excellence in Magazine Design Award 2008 by SOPA, Gold Award in the 3rd Asia Print Awards 2005, and Silver Award for Magazine Design in the IFRA Asia Media Awards 2006. It has editions in Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam.

About herworldPLUS
herworldPLUS - herworldPLUS is the go-to online women's portal covering a broad spectrum of issues that are of interest to the modern Singapore woman. Updated daily, it features topics such as shopping, fashion and beauty, dating, relationships, weddings, sex, men, work and career, money, hobbies, home decoration, parenting and family life, covering every stage in a woman's life. In addition, herworldPLUS also includes the latest women's news, a "shop, style and share" social media platform, as well as access to the other award-winning publications in the SPH Magazines stable.

Visit www.herworldplus.com for more information.

About SPH Magazines
A leading publisher in Singapore and the region, SPH Magazines Pte Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of media organisation Singapore Press Holdings Limited. 

With a proven track record for sterling editorial content, award-winning designs and creative solutions, SPH Magazines raises the bar as a dynamic publisher. In its stable are about 100 titles in the region, in English, Chinese and other languages, covering lifestyle, fashion, beauty, society, bridal, health, men's lifestyle, automobile, parenting, decor, new media and business. All the newsstand publications, including flagship title Her World, and other titles such as Female, Cleo, The Women's Weekly, Harper's BAZAAR, Cosmopolitan, The Peak, Home & Decor, Nuyou, Torque and HWM are among the highest-circulating titles and best-read in their respective lifestyle categories.

In addition, websites such as 
herworldPLUS.com and HardwareZone.com have extended its reach online, engaging readers with interactive content, capturing audience beyond print. 

SPH Magazines' established editorial unit provides excellent custom publishing services to major corporate clients by producing custom lifestyle magazines, newsletters and other collaterals to meet their business needs. clickTRUE Pte Ltd, an associate company of SPH Magazines, is a Pay Per Performance online marketing company specialising in Online Media Planning, Search Engine Marketing and Optimisation, Web Analytics Consultancy and Landing Page Optimisation. 

With a vision to continue regional growth, SPH Magazines is set to hold a leading position in publishing in Asia, with a presence in China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, The Philippines and Vietnam. 

In line with this vision, SPH Magazines acquired 34% of WhiteWave Media Group (formally known as Antarctica Interactive Private Limited). It is an integrated luxury media company which owns online publications
 Luxury-Insider.com,Inluxe.cn, as well as the luxury print BACCARAT Magazine in Hong Kong. Other titles include LP-Luxury Properties, Action Asia, Asia-Pacific Boating, China Boating, JET Asia Pacific and AsiaSpa published through wholly owned subsidiary, Blu Inc Media, in China and Hong Kong.

As a Publisher of Choice, SPH Magazines aims to deliver the best to meet the diverse needs and interests of readers and advertisers.


Visit www.sphmagazines.com.sg for more information.