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Ben Betterby

Storytelling Saigon & Ben Betterby: Standup, Public Speaking Workshops

One of our most frequent requests and opinions from readers and the people we profile on our Website are about the availability of activity-based...
Mekong Capital Chris Freund

Mekong Capital: What This Private Equity Firm Looks For In Vietnam’s...

Launched in 2001, Vietnam-based private equity firm Mekong Capital has led investments in industries that have transformed some of Vietnam’s most iconic companies such...
JuicElixir Caroline Le

JuicElixir: How This Scientist Became A Juice Maker

A recent returnee to Vietnam, Caroline Le has been charting her own small business plans with her food and beverage company, JuicElixir. Leveraging her...
Rice Creative Interview

Rice Creative: Meet The Team Setting Design Standards In Vietnam

Among one of the first brands that stood out to me when I first visited Ho Chi Minh City was Marou Chocolate. The branding...
Thanh Vu Ultramarathoner

Thanh Vu: Meet This Ultra Marathoner From Hanoi

One of our readers reached out to us on Facebook suggesting that we interview his friend, Thanh Vu (thanks Steve Hoang!). A quick Google...
East West Brewing Co

East West Brewing Co.: How This Team Plans To Shape Vietnam’s...

We were introduced to Loc Truong, the General Manager of East West Brewing Co. after speaking with a few of the other craft brewers...
New Fame

New Fame: Music With A Message In Vietnam

I wanted to interview Adrienne Mack-Davis and Cathleen Angelo (feleciacruz), the two women who make up New Fame, because on every occasion I caught...
Craft Beer - Lac Brewing Co

Lac Brewing Co: A Software Developer Turned Craft Beer Brewer

In our ongoing series covering the emerging craft beer industry in Vietnam, we were introduced by the team behind Tê Tê Craft Beer to...
Tuan Le Work Saigon

The Lab Saigon: Designers, Consultants, And Business Owners

In our ongoing search for the influencers of the new Vietnam, we had the chance to meet with the team behind The Lab Saigon,...
Jessica Hilston

How ‘Women of Vietnam’ Plans To Empower A New Generation

We first heard about Jessica Hilston through the grapevine of startup entrepreneurs. Many were excited about the work she’s doing to integrate women into...