Brand new awards show Influence Asia saw accolades handed out to Malaysian personalities making waves in social media.
The awards show, recently held at the Suntec Convention & Exhibition Centre, Singapore, aims to build professionalism, sustainability, positivity, legitimacy and respect among all players in the “Social Media Influence” industry.
The inaugural event presented 36 nominees from 5 countries — Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines and Thailand.
In the Malaysian category, Jin Lim (better known as JinnyBoy) won the Influencer of The Year Award for his YouTube channel JinnyBoyTV.
JinnyBoy received his award from the beautiful Tiffany Hwang, a talented member of the popular South Korean girl group, Girls Generation.
Other winners from Malaysia include fashion icon Wak Doyok who took home the Fashion Influencer Award, and Elizabeth Tan who was recognised as Top Youtube Personality.
List of Winners
Lifestyle – Ucopp
Health and Fitness – Kevin Zahri
Food – Eat drink KL
Parenting – Shaine Wong
Beauty – May Buransiri
Breakout influencer of the year – Ucopp
Fashion – Wak Doyok
Top Youtube Personality – Elizabeth Tan
Top Youtube Channel – Jinnyboy TV
Influencer of the year – Jinnyboy TV