Monday, January 30

Women’s Corner

Jennaira Holdings – The Vision of Dato Sri Azlina
Business, Innovation/ Technology, Leadership, Lifestyle, The IKON, Women’s Corner

Jennaira Holdings – The Vision of Dato Sri Azlina

Dato Seri Azlina Hanim the founder of Jennaira Holding, which has various business chains as well as other items such as drinks, food, yoghurt ice cream, health products, and several more enterprises. The brand features a hijab fashion line that was debuted earlier this year at an open house event in June. Many celebrities and prestigious people are expected to attend the event. We got a chance to celebrate the success of the fashion line during our IKON Brand Awards 2022, where Jennaira Holdings won the title of IKON Top Fashion Industry. The award acknowledges the innovative factors of the brand and the way the company has set its vision in a sustainable manner meeting consumer needs and community awareness initiatives. Aweera and Farawahida, two vocalists, enthralled the crowd at t...
Agnes Lee & Caryn Leo build the Most Trusted  Brand in Beauty & Health Industry 2022
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Agnes Lee & Caryn Leo build the Most Trusted Brand in Beauty & Health Industry 2022

Two ladies are known as the anchor and driver of Mac Innovations Sdn. Bhd. The company specializes in infusing technology with beauty treatments and 21st-century regimes. IKON Malaysia has identified them as the Most Trusted Brand in Beauty & Health Industry this 2022, as the company and proven stable growth and popularity in the community. With the two key pillars Agnes Lee and Caryn Leo, their combined expertise has built the company with a proven reputation for excellence and results. The services under Mac Innovations include CAK peptide treatments which are comparatively efficient and safer compared to traditional beauty therapy and esthetical surgery. The treatment focuses on highly active peptides to activate the elastin and fibroblasts of the skin dermis to achieve that firm...
Most Influential Brand in Interior Design Award – Lux Interior Studio
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Most Influential Brand in Interior Design Award – Lux Interior Studio

During the IKON Brand Awards ceremony we were proud to present the Most Influential Brand in Interior Design Award to Lux Studio Interiors. The company is a multifaceted residential and commercial interior design firm that has a creative eye for architectural vision and luxurious lifestyle designs. The headquarters is situated at Tropicana Avenue, Petaling Jaya. With a talented team driving a global perspective towards design and spacial creativity for all their clients across Malaysia.Their niche is everything lux, with a refined taste of unique finishings and frameworks, the company has a team that excels in curating that dream space that balanced comfort and functionality. The company was first established in 2016, with the core idea of giving bespoke interior dreams th...
Queen Elizabeth II – Our Acknowledgement of an Icon
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Queen Elizabeth II – Our Acknowledgement of an Icon

In the spring of 1952, a young princess on a fabulous tour of the world with her husband demanded a much-needed break from official matters. The couple took a two-hour drive from Nairobi to the now-famous Treetops Hotel, a tranquil game-viewing lodge. There, the princess spent her days unwinding and filming exotic animals with a hand-held camera.  On the evening of February 5th, the couple retired to their treetop rooms. The shocking news of her father's death was delivered to her on the 6th of February at dawn. Things were never the same for the 25-year-old princess thereafter. According to the couple's bodyguard Jim Corbett, it was the first time a young girl climbed to the treetops as a princess and descended as a queen the following day. The world mourns the death of Queen ...
Rozita Ibrahim – How She Became Known as the Iron Lady
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Rozita Ibrahim – How She Became Known as the Iron Lady

We are all aware of the ever-so-popular YouTuber Bonda Rozita Ibrahim. It was in Malaysia that she entered this world on August 30th, 1975. Bonda is a household name in Malaysia, but she is also a social media sensation thanks to the 406,000 people who subscribe to her YouTube channel for her comedic videos, delicious recipes, and helpful health suggestions. Her YouTube channel has had consistent growth since the time she started, and she has taken on new business adventures proving her true enterprising nature.  Starting a business isn't a walk in the park; the founder had to go through hundreds of trial and error sessions, including testing the product out on herself. Sendayu Tinggi was founded in 1997 after a lot of blood, sweat, and tears. She now has more than two thousand dis...
First SEA Woman to Join Spain-based Cycling Team is a 21 Year Old Malaysian
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First SEA Woman to Join Spain-based Cycling Team is a 21 Year Old Malaysian

Siti Nur Aliaa Mansor is a 21-year-old Malaysian woman who has truly made Malaysia proud recently as she was signed up by Canyon-SPRAM for a one-year contract.  Siti Nur Aliaa Mansor From the state of Terengganu, this talented cyclist stated that the offer from the team was a dream come true for her.  The highlight of this remarkable news is that the 21-year old will now be known as the first-ever and only Malaysian woman cyclist to compete in the UCI Woman’s Worldtour which is a premier female elite road cycling tour.   Siti Nur Aliaa Mansor Through her experience, she has mentioned how she gets nervous to cycle with more experienced teammates, yet she has not failed to preserve and gain the courage to perform outstandingly during competitions locally. 2018 Ma...
FROM PIONEER OF NATION’S HASSLE-FREE SCARVES TO ACADEMY FOUNDER, SHASYA HABIB HELP TO IMPROVE PEOPLE’S LIFE THROUGH PASSION
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FROM PIONEER OF NATION’S HASSLE-FREE SCARVES TO ACADEMY FOUNDER, SHASYA HABIB HELP TO IMPROVE PEOPLE’S LIFE THROUGH PASSION

Shasya Habib is a local entrepreneur and founder of her self-titled retail brand, Shasya Habib. She started the company in 2014 and today, she’s paving up her way in modest fashion industry. She was the one who initiated the first hassle-free scarves for career women in Malaysia and recently, opens up an academy to help those affected by the pandemic. IKON Malaysia was very honoured to interview Shasya Habib or her real name, Syarifah Shasya Datuk Paduka Habib Zam Zam for Malaysia’s Book of Records for IKON Malaysia under Fashion Category. She is an ambitious, career-driven woman and all about women involvement in business. As someone who with no business background, what drives you to open up a business? What makes you want to start up your own company? I’ve started this ...
AFL-CIO Made History: Diversity in Their New Leadership
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AFL-CIO Made History: Diversity in Their New Leadership

On August 20th 2021, Executive Council of American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) announced the appointment of their new president, Liz Shuler. Shuler worked as the assistant to the international president since 2009. She was elected due to the sudden passing of her predecessor, Richard Trumka. With her being elected as the top ruler, Schuler determined to continue the support of legislation of late Trumka.Fred Redmond was elected as the secretary-treasurer of the AFL-CIO. Previously, he was the international vice president for the United Steelworkers. Tefere Gebre, the first person who is a people of colour and immigrant to hold the position and continue as the executive vice president of the organization. The appointment of both S...