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Influence Asia 2017 Celebrates Social Media Influencers Across Seven Asian Countries!

by GOASEAN

On Saturday April 8th 2017, the top social media influencers across seven Asian countries gathered to celebrate social media influence, at the Influence Asia Awards 2017 – Asia’s largest social media awards show.

Organized by influencer marketing and media company, Gushcloud, and hosted by Korean digital marketing group, Yello Digital Marketing (YDM), the awards show was held at the Plenary Hall, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The event grew one and a half times from its launch in 2015, attracting a total of 252 social media influencers for Influence Asia 2017.

                 Christinna Kuan, Apple Tan, Chanwon at red carpet session

Binko Phapfah, JuneJune Patcha, Amy Kitiya, Fah Sarika, Khim Jularat, Nutties Ploychompu

                                        Chau Bui and Decao rocking the stage 

                         Kelbin Lei and Chloe Nguyen dolled up for the show

Social media influencers from across Asia were burning up the red carpet! 

Go Travel’s Juanita Ramayah co-emceed the show with Singaporean, Sheikh Haikel

                 ItsJudytime presented the Parenting Influencers category

Shannon Harris and Carli Bybel presented the top Beauty Influencers category 

Lilymaymac presenting the Lifestyle category with representative of Malaysia Airlines 

                 Jessica Jung with CEO Yello Digital Marketing, David Lee

The awards were presented by top influencers in their various fields. Collectively, these award presenters represent more than 11 million subscribers on YouTube with a total social media reach of over 1.7 billion views. Carli Bybel and Shannon Harris presented awards for Beauty; Anis Nabilah for Food; Judy Travis and Benji Travis for Parenting; Sririta Jansen for Fashion; Brett Cap Health and Fitness; Lilymaymac for Lifestyle; Tulus and Noo Phuoc Thinh for Breakout; De Fam for Influencers’ Choice; Liane V for YouTube Personality; VICE for YouTube Channel; and Jessica Jung and David Lee for Influencer of the Year. 

                     Malaysian’s Jinnyboy, the biggest winner of the night

      Wil Dasovich from the Philippines thrones the second biggest winner 

Malaysia’s own JinnyboyTV was the evening’s biggest winner, walking away with 4 awards, namely Malaysia’s Influencers’ Choice, Malaysia’s YouTube Personality, Malaysia’s YouTube Channel, and Malaysia’s Influencer of the Year Award. Wil Dasovich, who has been living in the Philippines for two years, was the night’s second biggest winner with 3 awards; Philippines’ YouTube Channel, Philippines’ Breakout Influencer, and Philippines’ Influencer of the Year Award. Food Maps Indonesia’s Anak Jajan won Indonesia’s Top Food Influencer Award; see below for complete winners list.

          Korean pop star, Jessica Jung, was the headline act for the show

                                Defam hit the dancefloor with their top hits

                         Singaporean Kevin Lester from The Lion City Boy 

                                                                          Tulus 

Other performing acts included Malaysian pop trio De Fam; Project E.A.R, a collaborative band of different acts from five different Southeast Asian countries; Singaporean rapper, Kevin Lester; Indonesian singer-songwriter Tulus and Vietnamese pop singer and a current judge on The Voice Vietnam, Noo Phuoc Thinh.  

Influence Asia aims to be the largest, most watched and respected live awards show, in honouring individual or group achievements in the social media influence industry across Asia. By building professionalism, sustainability, positivity, legitimacy and respect amongst all players in the industry, Influence Asia provides a platform for influencers in Asia to celebrate their success. 

Complete Winners List

INDONESIA 

Top Lifestyle Influencer Award – Elle Yamada 

Top Fashion Influencer Award – Ria Miranda 

Top Beauty Influencer Award – Cindercella 

Top Health & Fitness Influencer Award – Melanie Putria 

Top Food Influencer Award – Anak Jajan 

Top Parenting Influencer Award – Jennifer Bachdim 

YouTube Personality Award – Arief Muhammad 

YouTube Channel Award – Tim2One 

Breakout Influencer Award – Jennifer Bachdim 

Influencer of the Year – Arief Muhammad 

KOREA 

Top Lifestyle Influencer Award – Sub Cho (Josub) 

Top Fashion Influencer Award – Nanjeong Lee 

Top Beauty Influencer Award – Suhye Park (Ssinnim) 

Top Health & Fitness Influencer Award – Euddeum Shim 

Top Food Influencer Award – Mansu Jung (Banzz) 

Top Parenting Influencer Award – Yebeen Kim (Yebin) 

YouTube Personality Award – Joel Bennett 

YouTube Channel Award – Suhye Park (Ssinnim) 

Breakout Influencer Award – 1 Million Dance Studio 

Influencer of the Year – Mansu Jung (Banzz) 

MALAYSIA 
Influencers’ Choice Awards – JinnyboyTV, Dan Khoo Productions, Dennis Yin 

Top Lifestyle Influencer Award – Cupcake Aisyah 

Top Fashion Influencer Award – Emma Shazleen Ali 

Top Beauty Influencer Award – Chanwon 

Top Health & Fitness Influencer Award – Joanna Soh 

Top Food Influencer Award – Eunice Martin 

Top Parenting Influencer Award – Cheesie 

YouTube Personality Award – JinnyboyTV 

YouTube Channel Award – JinnyboyTV 

Breakout Influencer Award – Luqman Podolski 

Influencer of the Year – Jinnyboy

PHILIPPINES 

Top Lifestyle Influencer Award – Joyce Pring 

Top Fashion Influencer Award – Tricia Gosingtian 

Top Beauty Influencer Award – Janina Vela 

Top Health & Fitness Influencer Award – Gretchen Ho 

Top Food Influencer Award – Cheryl Tiu 

Top Parenting Influencer Award – Andi Manzano 

YouTube Personality Award – Lloyd Cadena 

YouTube Channel Award – Wil Dasovich 

Breakout Influencer Award – Wil Dasovich 

Influencer of the Year – Wil Dasovich 

SINGAPORE 

Top Lifestyle Influencer Award – Naomi Neo 

Top Fashion Influencer Award – Mae Tan 

Top Beauty Influencer Award – Miyake Ng 

Top Health & Fitness Influencer Award – Sandra Riley Tang 

Top Food Influencer Award – Daniel Ang (DanielFoodDiary) 

Top Parenting Influencer Award – Amber Yong (Leia Lauren) 

YouTube Personality Award – Yan Kay Kay 

YouTube Channel Award – Wah!Banana 

Breakout Influencer Award – Michelle Tan (NOC) 

Influencer of the Year – Eden Ang 

THAILAND 

Top Lifestyle Influencer Award – Pimtha 

Top Fashion Influencer Award – JuneJune Patcha  

Top Beauty Influencer Award – Nutty Ploy 

Top Health & Fitness Influencer Award – Meiji Anorma 

Top Food Influencer Award – Starving Time 

Top Parenting Influencer Award – Ploy Chidjun 

YouTube Personality Award – Jannine Weigel 

YouTube Channel Award – My Mate Nate 

Breakout Influencer Award – Claudine Craig 

Influencer of the Year – VRZO 

VIETNAM 

Top Lifestyle Influencer Award – Vu Phuong Thanh (Gao) 

Top Fashion Influencer Award – Chau Bui 

Top Beauty Influencer Award – Changmakeup (Trang Ngo) 

Top Health & Fitness Influencer Award – Linn Nguyen (Erin) 

Top Food Influencer Award – Phan Anh Esheep 

Top Parenting Influencer Award – Vu Phuong Thanh (Gao) 

YouTube Personality Award – JVEvermind 

YouTube Channel Award – Fap TV 

Breakout Influencer Award – Rocker Nguyen 

Influencer of the Year – Mai Ngo 

Didn't get to go to Influence Asia 2017? No worries, GOASEAN has you covered wink Check out our event highlights from Asia's biggest award show honouring social media influencers! 

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