Extract of Sylvester Ng’s speech delivered on April 20 th, 2017, during ICON BALL 2017 at Shangri-la Singapore Ballroom.
It’s wonderful to see everyone dressed fittingly to the theme. You have truly transformed Shangria’s Island Ballroom into an “Evening in Paradise”.
As with every year, the ICON Ball is a great success because of you, our wonderful guests. And also because of you, we are inspired to put out the best content possible in ICON, month after month and online, day after day. Many of you play a critical part in our creative process as we produce insightful stories and beautiful visual spreads with you at the heart of it. So to all of our guests here tonight, a big Thank You for being such generous and supportive friends of ICON, and for growing with us over the past 12 years.
The ICON brand is constantly evolving to reflect our readers’ changing reading habits and lifestyles. We are gathering dreams, telling stories and inspiring beauty, and glamour on digital and in print, and I believe that the ICON team does this very well.
Finally, to our esteemed advertising partners, thank you for your continuous support. We would not have come this far without you!
About Sylvester Ng :
Sylvester is the Editor of ICON.
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