Melvin Wong from LiveKrowd

Melvin Wong

Founder at LiveKrowd

Paris, France


Last updated September 3, 2020

One Sentence About Me  

To be better than I can be

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Who I Am  

A Little About Me

I'm an award-winning entrepreneur with global business experience in 17 countries covering U.S, Europe, Asia and South America. I sold my online sports games company, FanXT in 2016 to an American/Japanese company in Los Angeles (Silicon Beach), and sold eMemorial, online memorial website to The Star, Malaysia's largest English newspaper. I speak 4 languages. Throughout my career as an entrepreneur, I received and won industry honors and awards including Excellence Award from Global Innovation Through Science & Technology (GIST) in the U.S in 2013, winner of TIE Global All-Asia Business Competition in India during 2012 and winner of Malaysia National Intellectual Property Awards with World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in Malaysia in the year 2014. I also won the Make The Pitch business TV reality show in 2012, while I reached the semi-final of Start-Up Asia, a business reality TV show in Singapore by Channel News Asia in 2014. I was the country representative in Global Entrepreneurship Week event in the U.S White House in 2012. I enjoy speaking and paying it forward. I was a speaker at Global Entrepreneurship Summit, officiated by President Barack Obama in Malaysia in 2013 and spoke at a science, technology and entrepreneurship event together with U.S. Assistant Secretary for Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs Dr. Kerri-Ann Jones in 2013. I was also a speaker for iGaming Congress in Macau during 2012. In 2018, I was the speaker at Venture Frontier Lanka. I do my share of mentorship with The South Bay Entrepreneurial Center in Los Angeles and AngelHack. Besides that, I was a 3-time mentor for Malaysia Developers' Day hackathon with AT&T (U.S) in Malaysia (2013, 2014, 2015) and judge/mentor for D3 mobile apps hackathon (2014) as well as Appster Boss hackathon (2015). I was a mentor at Angelhack hackathon in Los Angeles in 2016 and I've given over 1,200 answers on Quora.

Interesting Factoid

Sold two startups - FanXT and eMemorial and gunning for more.


Languages

Bahasa Indonesia
Bahasa Malaysia
Hokkien
English
Mandarin

Countries Visited

Map View

Hong Kong
Philippines
Qatar
Czech Republic
Estonia
China
Austria
France
Spain
Poland
Japan
South Korea
Switzerland
Singapore
Malaysia
Indonesia
Italy
Greece
Lithuania
United Kingdom
Turkey
India
Taiwan
Sri Lanka
Vietnam
Latvia
United Arab Emirates
United States of America
Germany
Thailand
Finland
Netherlands
Canada

What I Do  


Professional Organizations

Founder


Professional Expertise

Entrepreneurship
Online Learning
Performance Marketing
Cryptocurrency
Mentoring
Product Development
Starting Startups
Idea Generation
Live Streaming
Mobile Applications
Startups
Search Engine Optimization
Content Marketing
Business Development
Email Marketing
Blockchain
Branding

Professional Interests

Music
Live Streaming
Sports
Movies

Favorites  

Hobbies

Drumming
Busking at Home with Guitar
Cooking
Globetrotting
Writing

Music Genres, Groups & Artists

Modern Rock
Vanilla Rock
Nu Metal
Punk Rock
Grunge
EDM
Pop Rock
Alternative Rock

Sports, Teams, Athletes

Autosport
Soccer

Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team
Chelsea F.C.

Education  

School

Bachelor of Engineering, Telecommunications