Tuesday, 21 June 2011

CitySmart Vietnam appointed Area Developer

  Principal Robert Wilson, CSV Director -Dr. Thomas Chan,
Helen O'Grady Asia Director- Nancy Soon and General Manager, Margaret Goh.
Helen O’Grady Asia is pleased to announce the appointment of CitySmart Vietnam(CSV) headquartered in Ho Chi Minh City as Franchisor for the country of Vietnam.  Established since September 2004, CSV under the leadership of Dr. Thomas Chan has 3 Maple Bear Kindergartens in Ho Chi Minh City and 3 in Hanoi. CSV is also the franchisor for Harmony Music and FasTracKids for Vietnam. We welcome Dr. Thomas Chan and his team to Helen O’Grady network bringing the total number of countries we operate in to 28.

Sunday, 19 June 2011

Jean Chan - Executive Principal Helen O'Grady Drama Academy Singapore

Jean Chan with Licensor, Nigel Le Page

Helen O’Grady Drama Academy Singapore welcomes its new Executive Principal/Director, Jean Chan of Cerebral Pte Ltd who took over as the new franchisee of the well-established fourteen- year old company from outgoing Director, Ho Lye Sum on June 1st 2011.  Jean had the privilege upon joining the Helen O’Grady Drama Academy to meet with other franchisees and franchisors in Australia, China, Hong Kong, Malaysia and India at the 2nd Asian Conference last week. We thank Lye Sum for his past five years of contribution in building the Drama Academy here in Singapore and look forward to work closely with Jean and the rest of the directors to take Singapore to a new global achievement.   

Saturday, 18 June 2011

Grady Bear arrives in Asia!

On June 9th- 10th, trainers, franchisees and franchisors from Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Malaysia and Singapore gathered at The Garden Hotel for two wonderful days of camaraderie and professional development.  It was an honor for us that Nigel Le Page, the Licensor was able to take time out from his busy schedule to spend 4 days in KL with us.  Ann Kwan, franchisor for South Asia was awarded the Grady Bear, a travelling mascot for Helen O Grady Drama Academy, who will make its trips around Asia and share stories about its adventures in future.  

1998 CHIJ Kellock Upper Primary Students

1998 CHIJ Kellock Upper Primary Students
FIRST in-school enrichment program started in 1998 in CHIJ Kellock with this Upper Primary class. 11 years later, drama classes are conducted worldwide as an after-school activity in many schools. Visit us on our website