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would it be the same at starbucks, NO

I checked in at the Geek Terminal this morning at around 11am, this is kinda not unusal as most of you will know – people think it is my office, well a guess a travelling social media guy like me needs to have somewhere…

But as i was havin a break it suddenly dawned on me why I choose to take up space at Geek Terminal and not anywhere else…

so in order of importance here are my reasons:

  1. other like minded and clever entrepreneurs come here (already 5 of these people have chatted to me in 2.6 hrs of being here)
  2. Word of Mouth – the potential of other people hearing about mine and their projects in each of our social circles is immense
  3. the potential business opportunites that may materialise from taking up a spot at Geek Terminal on a near daily basis is up to you as everyone is friendly
  4. the FREE access to internet, power (everywhere) and smiles from the service team can’t be beat elsewhere
  5. it’s more fun than being in my isolated office 🙂

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It’s a Who’s Who that drops by Geek Terminal this week

It is no secret that APLINK is working with the Geek Terminal on Some projects in social media and events however it amazes me each week who can be found droppin in to Singapore’s only cafe, where you dont need to fight over access for power to keep your laptop charged & that also has reliable FREE wifi access.

This week Mobile Monday started the week  with their Peer Awards and an A list of judges graced the networking event….

Nokia – Kenny Mathers, Head Forum Nokia (APAC)

Yahoo! – Matthias Kunze, MD & GM

MMA – Rohit Dadwal, MD Asia-Pacific

MEF – Joerg Krahnert, MEF Asia/Netbiscuits

Microsoft – Chris Chandler, Head of Mobile, Online Services Division

RIM – Gregory Wade, Regional Vice-President

CocoaHeads Singapore – Eric Dunivant, Founder


Startups – who where at the event

Next Gen LBS – Human Network Labs
GenTalk – Intregen
Mobile Cloud Service – LMobility
Location Based Social Networking – myWobile
OrSiSo – Aureliant
Driving Mobile Intelligence – Smoov Technologies
Targeted Advertising – InCent Media
Celcius V5 – Mobile Distillery
Mobile GeoCast – Nano Equipment
Stickkey – Fast Innovations Asia
Mobile Commerce Solution – Venture Manufacturing
WaveSecure – tenCube
winners on the night were OrSiSo & WaveSecure – congrats !!

My mate JC from eyeka was there plus some media -also the new RICE PR agency led by Sonya made an entrance with some great looking business cards 🙂
Aaron from Brandtology and I met over coffee and our upcoming Breakfast Rave event
Yesterday, i meet up with 5 awesome IBM people 3 were from Canada and Hannah from the UK and Peng Han Singpore – a nice Virtual chat, then 2 very cool people dropped by who  i will be working with on a secret project…
Did i mention I ran into Illke who was busy with her clients…
also…the lovely estelle from the casino royale elegantly perched sipping coffee over her Sony Laptop….
Today,  Jason Puon from Significant Ranking a very cool Malaysian SEO company has just dropped by from KL to meet with me 🙂
who else will drop by – by weeks end – maybe YOU


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