CashYou, GateCoin Amongst 5 Hong Kong Startups Declared Winners in the ‘Talent Unleashed Awards’


Amongst deals, mergers and acquisitions, it’s been a busy year for Hong Kong so far.

The latest back-to-back exits of homegrown startups Divide and Cherrypicks is proof that the ingenuity of our entrepreneurs are stronger than ever before. Just when we couldn’t get any prouder of our burgeoning startup scene, the prestigious ‘Talent Unleashed Awards’ announced that it was extending its reach to include Hong Kong and Singapore. The aim of ‘Unleashed’ is to celebrate individuals whose impactful ideas could potentially change the world, whether it be solving business problems or helping a community in need.

While the overall winners will be chosen by the legendary Richard Branson and Steve Wozniak, our own Yat Siu was invited to represent Hong Kong as a regional judge. See more details on each award category here.

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Deadline To Send in Applications or Nominations for ‘Talent Unleashed Awards’ is Tonight at Midnight!

The Talent Unleashed Awards has, since their inaugural event last year (only for Australia and New Zealand), expanded to Central, East Asia and South East Asia for 2014.

60 will battle it out for a coveted spot in the top 9 where winners will get to spend five days at Richard Branson’s Entrepreneurship Centre in South Africa for schooling on entrepreneurship and business innovation.
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