Prodigee Media celebrated its 10th anniversary at the inaugural WebTVAsia Awards 2015 with a star-studded attendance of Asia’s cream of the crop in the digital content creators industry.
Dato’ Kamil Othman, Director General of the National Film Development Corporation Malaysia (FINAS) congratulated Prodigee Media in a special video message for celebrating its 10th Anniversary as a media entertainment company as well as putting Malaysia on the map.
“Tonight, Fred and his team reached another milestone again for putting Malaysia on the map by hosting Asia’s first ever digital creator award show. I have no doubt that Prodigee will continue to lead the charge beyond our shores,” he said.
Moreover, Prodigee Media Group Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Fred Chong in his opening speech said he believed that more exciting changes were coming for Asia.
“The world as we know it is constantly being disrupted: by innovation, new game rules, and new kids on the block, which is why YOU, the creators, are sitting in the front row seat tonight - because the future belongs to all of you!”
“WebTVAsia wants to be the brand that showcases the best of Asian creators to the world, and with the support from creators, media, producers, brands and sponsors, we are confident that this will become an annual event, where the best of Asia comes together.”
With the theme of “Celebrate Asia”, WebTVAsia Awards 2015 was an unprecedented regional, digital entertainment event.
The event was live streamed on YouTube on Friday night and it was hosted by Malaysia’s own YouTube star and radio host, Jinny Boy and Kandy from Hong Kong.
WebTVAsia Awards 2015 was sponsored by MBI International and supported by the Malaysian government through its two main content industry development agencies namely Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC) and National Film Development Corporation (FINAS).