This image consultant training course is led by two by two established and internationally recognised image professionals.
PANG LI KIN, AICI CIP is Founder of Potenxia Unlimited, and comes with over 30 years of experience in senior management, business development and image business. Li Kin is one of the first in Singapore to be accredited as a Certified Image Professional (CIP) by the Association of Image Consultants International (AICI).
Li Kin is the Past President of the AICI Singapore Chapter and is also an appointed Success Coach for AICI since 2008, helping aspiring image consultants build a successful business.
Li Kin has a strong reputation in AICI globally, having conducted training at international conferences in Orlando, Hawaii, Australia, Japan, Malaysia and the Philippines. She is author of “Professional Image: Your Roadmap to Success”, “Creative Tools for Image Trainers”, and contributing author to two business books, “Success 365” and “88 Essentials Secrets to Achieving Greater Success at Work”.
Prior to starting her own business in 2002, Li Kin worked for several large companies including The Straits Times, F&N, and ACNIelsen. Her expertise was in marketing research, client servicing and business development, having worked with major clients like American Express, Citibank, HP, HSBC, Motorola, Shell as well as public sector clients like Changi Airport and Singtel.
Li Kin has also has trained and consulted with clients from across the globe, including the Asia-Pacific region, the Americas and Europe. This gives her first-hand knowledge and experience with working across cultures and demographic backgrounds.
Most recently, Li Kin founded a charity in Singapore Image Mission Ltd, which operates Dress for Success Singapore.
Li Kin has a Bachelor of Social Science (Hons) degree from the University of Singapore and a Master in Social Planning from the University of Queensland, Australia. She is also a certified administrator of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), and a certified coach of Results Coaching Systems.
CATHERINE CHAN is Founder of Iconiq Image and a qualified image consultant, who has been certified by Association of Image Consultants International (AICI), the leading and largest professional association of image consultants worldwide that is headquartered in the United States of America. She has served on the board of AICI Singapore as Vice-President of Communications.
Upon graduation from National University of Singapore, she has honed her skills in corporate image, communications, branding, public relations as well as the image business for 20 years. Throughout, she has advised corporations and high-level executives with proven results, as well as mentored frontline staff on customer service skills successfully.
Catherine has been personally involved in building both external and internal relations with stakeholders, government agencies, the media, large membership bodies and employees. Having successfully handled negotiations, gotten buy-ins and sought co-operation from all levels, she has intimate knowledge on how to project one’s image with impact and how to create a powerful presence for greater influence.
Catherine has diverse experience in consultancy and training. Besides her local engagement, she has trained high-level executives from China, Germany, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia and Thailand. Her expertise includes personal branding, dressing, grooming, etiquette, poise, communications, and media. She has also coached Mrs Singapore Universe 2011 on stage presence and presentation, styled for TV commercials and photoshoot.
Organisations that Catherine has worked with include Aviva, Her World Brides, IDA, Intel, Microsoft, Nomura, Reed Exhibitions, UPS, WDA, Zeiss, and more.
Catherine is often sought by the media for advice on personal image and brand. She has been featured in 938LIVE, The Business Times, Singapore Business Review and The Straits Times, just to name a few.