The Ken Blanchard Companies Announces New Global Partners in the Asia-Pacific Region
San Diego, CA (February 12, 2018)—The Ken Blanchard Companies®
, a worldwide leader in management training, announced three additions to the Blanchard Global Partner Network, who will represent South Korea, Malaysia, and Thailand.
“Blanchard’s extensive global network includes some of the best management training companies and consultants in the industry. This expansion in Asia-Pacific will bring high-quality, high-impact leadership training solutions and expert facilitation to the region,” said Howard Farfel, President of The Ken Blanchard Companies.
Stephanie Mo, Mike Lee, and Kyungsoo Lee are the principals of Blanchard South Korea. Together they have 20 years of consulting and training experience. Additionally, Stephanie Mo has been a Consulting Associate for Blanchard for the past eight years. She has an incredible reputation in serving Blanchard’s multinational clients; together with her team, their clients in South Korea will be well represented.
Change Actuator is the new licensed representative in Malaysia. They specialize in organizational leadership and individual effectiveness, and they have been serving the market for almost thirty years. Woo Man Loong is the General Manager and has been in the training industry for more than 25 years. Hani Zainuddin is the Business Development Manager and will focus her strength in developing the business. They are located in the capital, which is a pivot point for the 3,000-plus multinational clients who have global and regional offices in Kuala Lumpur. This strategic location creates vast opportunities to provide these companies with Blanchard solutions.
SEAC will represent Blanchard in Thailand. SEAC (formerly APM Group) is Southeast Asia’s leading Executive, Leadership, and Innovation Development Center. In spring 2017, they opened the doors on their 55,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art, world-class executive education and leadership development center, located in the heart of Bangkok. Anuphong Assavabhokhin, Arinya Talerngsri, and James R. Engel are the drivers behind the vision, and collectively they have more than 75 years of global and regional business experience and a track record of successfully serving the market.
“These are best-in-class management training firms, and we are thrilled to have them representing the Blanchard brand and solutions in the Asia-Pacific region,” said Joni Wickline, Vice President of International Growth at The Ken Blanchard Companies.
Blanchard’s partners span the globe with programs delivered in multiple languages throughout North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. See a complete list of Blanchard’s global licensees at www.kenblanchard.com/About-Us/Global-Locations
About The Ken Blanchard Companies
The Ken Blanchard Companies is the global leader in management training. For nearly 40 years, Blanchard has been creating the best managers in the world, training over 150,000 people each year. From the award-winning First-time Manager program—based on the best-selling business book, The New One Minute Manager®
, the most widely taught leadership model in the world, Blanchard is the provider of choice of Fortune 500 companies as well as small to medium businesses, governments, and educational and nonprofit organizations.
Vanessa Lacey, Marketing Communications