The fast-changing urban economies in South East Asia are recognized as a source of growth, opportunity and innovative thinking. While the traditional cultures of the kampongs (villages) in the region are known for their collective wisdom, knowledge and experience.
The Urban Kampong is a Singapore based business development and marketing consultancy that draws inspiration from both of these environments to deliver development, support and revenue in the following areas;
Media and sponsorship sales
Asia market entry and business set up
Business development and planning
Data led marketing and performance advertising
Brand and product strategy
Travel and tourism marketing and tour guiding
The Urban Kampong is led by
Elaine Tan - Co-Founder and Village Chief
With years of experience in brand marketing and television content development. Elaine is a Singapore and she has a deep knowledge of both Asian and western markets from her time working in both. She built her career in leading global advertising agencies and worked with clients such Mars. P&G and Disney. She also led marketing for Nickelodeon across Asia, before bringing her experience to The Urban Kampong
Jonathan Hardy - Co-Founder and Firestarter
Hailing originally from the UK, Jonathan has spent the majority of career in Asia working with some of the world’s leading media and technology brands such as Time Warner, Dow Jones DoubleClick and Microsoft. Jonathan has used his sales and business development skills to build a strong track record in launching and growing new business, with a particular focus towards the travel industry.