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Hong Kong’s Instagram Icons: A Panel
Tue 11 April 2017, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM HKT
Join us at Garage Academy for a panel discussion with some of Hong Kong’s most influential Instagrammers, who personally have more than 280k Instagram followers combined. Being among the most visible content creators in their respective realms, the evening is sure to offer new perspectives, inspiration, and insight.
We’ll explore their personal take on the world of the ‘gram, the ever-changing digital influencer industry, tips & tricks on how they built their audience, and how to keep pace with the dynamic landscape to promote your brand, build buzz and engage customers.
Whether you’re an influencer yourself, a business ready to delve into influencer marketing, or an Instagram newbie, we’ll be covering a range of topics to satisfy all the ‘gram addicts out there. Networking to follow.
Places are limited so be sure to grab your seat today!
Instagram Icon Panelists
Justin Lim @hurtingbombz - 30.8k followers
Justin Lim is a professional lifestyle and wedding photographer based in Asia. In 2014 he founder The Kandid, a bespoke social media consultancy and creative hub based in Hong Kong. With over 50,000 followers he is one of '21 global photographers to follow on Instagram' (creativebloq.com)
Elaine Li @lielaine - 157k followers
Elaine is a Hong Kong-based art director in the advertising agency. With her passion in photography and power of social media, she has garnered a solid following on Instagram, working with a variety of brands as a social influencer such as Nike, Huawei, American Express etc. She is regarded as Top 10 Instagrammers in Hong Kong by Time Out and Lifestyle Asia. Her work has been featured on CNN, AJ+, Architectural Digest, Travel+Leisure, MR PORTER etc.
Lex @mrgumbatron - 43.3k followers
Positioning himself as an Architect, Entrepreneur and Style icon, Lex is the Creative Director and face behind MR. GUMBATRON; A curated men’s fashion and lifestyle blog. Lex is a self-confessed coffee connoisseur who is constantly chasing caffeine highs in his day job designing cafes and restaurants. His interests into the notion of materiality and style extends beyond architecture and into fashion, Living by his personal motto, “Dress well. Drink well. Live well”, his pursuit in this line has led him to working with many reputable brands such as Mercedes Benz, GQ, Mr Porter, Hypebeast and more.
Moanna Shum @moannaxdessire - 54.6k followers
Moanna is a Hong Kong-based food and lifestyle influencer. She has worked with a variety of brands such as Marriott group, Shangri La group, YSL etc. She is regarded as one of the 20 Hong Kong foodies to follow on Instagram by Lifestyle Asia & W City. Recently, she is featured in the first episode of Girl City, a project with China Daily.
Beer, Wine & Snacks will be provided
Garage Society members receive a 20% discount - contact a host.