PRESS RELEASE

Date posted: 2018.05.09

Announcement

(HONG KONG, May 9, 2018) The PMQ Board of Directors (PMQ BOD) and PMQ Management Company Limited today announced the appointment of Mr. William To as the Executive Director of PMQ Management Company Limited with effect from May 1, 2018.

William joined PMQ in 2012 as Creative and Programme Director and with determined and innovative efforts , he has initiated and organized programmes that inspire and connect Hong Kong with overseas’ design community.

He was appointed as PMQ’s Acting Executive Director in November 2017.

William spent 18 years in the advertising industry in Hong Kong. He joined Hong Kong Design Centre in 2005 and was responsible for their flagship events – Business of Design Week (BODW), Knowledge of Design Week (KODW) and Design for Asia Awards (DFAA 2006-08). Starting from August 2012, William retains his role as a senior consultant to Hong Kong Design Centre.

Commenting on the new appointment, Mr. Stanley Chu, Chairman of the PMQ Board of Directors, stated:

“I am most grateful that William has accepted the Board’s invitation to become the Executive Director of PMQ. This commitment reflects his passion for and confidence in Hong Kong’s design industry. We believe that his extensive experience in design and creative industry, coupled with his passion and enthusiasm for nurturing young create-prenuer will be a great benefit to us. We look forward to working closely with him in shaping the future of Hong Kong’s design industry together.”