Chief Executive Officer, DÄV
Being the Chief Executive Officer, Stephen Ng leads DÄV, which is the world’s first measurable, one-on-one interactive media placement company. DÄV utilizes augmented reality technology into a more realistic business model with a vast coverage from Indonesia to both Japan and the Philippines in the pipeline. Launched in August 2015, DÄV being a member of AR Group as a new breed of creative technology group of companies, has the aim to bridge positive impacts through meaningful products, services and experiences.
Stephen has always great passion in education. In 2002, he established Imago School of Advertising. It was the first school in Indonesia that teaches brand communication. Within 2 short years, Imago was regarded as one of the best advertising school in Southeast Asia. In 2008, Imago was the first school in Indonesia to win a bronze medal at the prestigious The One Show award for students. Imago was acquired in 2010.
Prior to Imago, during the early 2000‘s dot-com wave, Stephen was part of companies ranging from news portal, travel portal and animation house. For the latter, he was appointed as the youngest chief representative by the parent company in Singapore. With more than 16 year experiences, Stephen has hands-on approached on startup projects such as mobile engagement service, location-based business listings, amongst many others.