Justin McLeod and Liam Lusk the joint CEO’s of World Markets Korea also run a bi-monthly business networking event in Seoul, Korea. They were recently interviewed by Groove Magazine about their Business Network Korea event.
Their main philosophy behind the event is for Koreans to meet Non-Koreans for business in a comfortable environment and help the SME’s grow their network.
Here is an excerpt from the article:
It all started in a typical classroom of a Gangnam hagwon. The gathering was meant to be a networking event, but to the handful of people still there it was pretty clear that the energy in the room was dying. Their attempt to connectwith one another while promoting themselves was a dud.
The organizer, the original founder of Business Network Korea, had higher hopes, but needed help. He looked to Justin McLeod and Liam Lusk, the two men from World Markets, a London-based marketing startup that had been the primary backer of the
fledging event at the time. “Take this over,” he said. “You guys could really do it justice.”
To reqd more, read the original article in Groove Magazine.