Leonard Tan, 33
Founder/CEO, PurpleClick Media Pte Ltd
An online marketing veteran for more than 10 years, Leonard's insights on the digital marketing landscape are much sought after by local and online media.
His company, PurpleClick Media Pte Ltd was the first and only company in Southeast Asia accredited by the world's top search engines, Google, Yahoo! and Baidu, garnering 25 awards in 4 years.
PurpleClick was crowned the Top Digital & Search Marketing Agency for 4 consecutive years (2009 - 2012) and the MARKies Best Idea-Search in 2012 by Marketing Magazine.
PurpleClick won the Emerging Enterprise Award by OCBC, Business Times and NUS in 2009. That led to many other prestigious awards such as Shell Livewire and World Brand Leadership. Leonard was crowned as the Top Entrepreneur of the Year with special award for e-Commerce in the ASME Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2009 and he was given the highest accolade in Singapore, winning the Singapore Youth Award (SYA), Entrepreneurship Category.
Underlined by its unrivalled market expertise, PurpleClick has effectively executed over 7,500 campaigns covering 5 continents, 49 cities and over 232 markets. PurpleClick Media had worked with various government agencies and MNCs.
From a two-man startup in 2006, PurpleClick has grown from strength to strength each year, and is now a thirty-man strong Group with multi-million revenues and footprints in regional countries.
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