Honestly don’t think advertising is good for Asians - I’ve met very few if any especially in strategy.

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I’m asian and know several other successful Asians in strategy and creative 🤷🏻‍♀️


🙋🏻‍♀️ but I do feel pretty lonely. I haven’t encountered very many other Asian strategists in my 8 years of working ... Analytics plenty, but only a handful in Strat. We rock tho!


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Me too!

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Where is it? If it’s in LA, then post it on my Facebook group Los Angeles Strategist

Nah you’re wrong


Oh wow really ?! I honestly didn’t think they existed lol


👋🏽 but I’m the only one at my agency lol

Curious what’s the gender breakdown here so far ?


I disagree. In Asian markets local planners are invaluable, rather that expatriates who don’t understand the consumer.

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