2016 Recap: 6 LadyBoss features you don’t want to miss!

So many featured articles, where do you start?!

We have a list of articles selected just for you, so start binge-reading all of them. This year LadyBoss has interviewed many women entrepreneurs across different industries!

Here is our list of 6 LadyBoss feature articles to get you going, in no particular order:

#1 Policy Pal

It is not surprising that very few in Singaporean have a thorough understanding of insurance. The technical jargons and complexities of an insurance plan intimidates most people

Our Q&A with Val Yap, Founder of Policy Pal demystify the confusing insurance policy we all have.

PolicyPal started with the aim to help insurance buyers understand and manage their insurance policies.

Read on her personal journey behind Policy Pal here.

Rina gave insights on some of the metrics that to analyse if a start-up would make a good investment.

#2 Mercatus

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Rina Neoh is a Malaysian angel investor and entrepreneur based in Singapore.

She is the founding partner of Mercatus Capital, which has evolved into a seed investor, angel advisory, incubator, and business accelerator.

Rina gave insights on some of the metrics that to analyse if a start-up would make a good investment.

Learn some tips from Rina as an investor here.

#3 Naked & Unbound

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By day, she is the Head of Creative at one of the most popular clubs in Singapore. By night, she is a multi-tasking entrepreneur managing everything from social media, website development to art directing for her lingerie label.

Launched in 2015, the collections are entirely designed by Sihui Heng, Founder of Naked & Unbound, with each piece hand made in Singapore.

Read here to find out what drives Sihui, her plans for the future and how she juggles it all!

With over 90,000 followers on Instagram and 130,000 Facebook Likes, Love Bonito has not just a huge following online but also strong brand loyalty.

#4 Love Bonito

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“Love Bonito’s mission started as sharing the love of fashion but over time as we realised our influence we had and our purpose, our mission changed to empowering confidence with style.” – Rachel Lim, Love Bonito

Employing over 60 people across Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia, Love Bonito is one of the most beloved home grown fashion label for ladies.

With over 90,000 followers on Instagram and 130,000 Facebook Likes, Love Bonito has not just a huge following online but also strong brand loyalty.

Learn about Rachel’s success here.

#5 Porcelain

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Porcelain Spa opened in 2009, and hit $1 million in revenue in 2013 – a stunning achievement for 30-year-old Pauline, and her first foray into business.

“My entrepreneurial journey was not planned,” said Pauline. “My mum has been a beautician for over 20 years. It actually started with me helping out my mum.”

One reason that Porcelain is so successful is it focuses 1 particular aspect of its spa services – and puts effort in doing it well.

How does Porcelain stay competitive in an industry with a lot of competition? Find out here.

Singaporean are more open to using dating applications and matchmaking agencies than most people think.

#6 Paktor

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Charlene Koh, is the Co-Founder and CMO of Paktor (which means dating in hokkien dialect), a locally born dating app that has taken the region by storm with over 7 million users in South East Asia and Taiwan.

It’s an exciting time for Paktor as they have received a $10M Series B funding mid last year and looking to grow even more.

“Singaporean are more open to using dating applications and matchmaking agencies than most people think. A lot of singles also tend to prioritise their careers above dating.” – Charlene of Paktor

All the single ladies, learn more about the dating industry here!

Inspired to read more? Go to LadyBoss Asia to be empowered today!

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