Tong to be Belkin's Asia-Pacific VP
Mr Tong is to head up Belkin's newly established Hong Kong office, adding to the organization?s increased presence in the region.india Updated: Mar 14, 2006 12:40 IST
Belkin Corporation announced the appointment of Eric Tong, former VP of Marketing and Product Management – Belkin US, to the position of Vice President, Asia Pacific of Belkin Asia Pacific Limited.
Mr Tong will be based out of the organization’s new Hong Kong office, headquarters for the region. This move adds to Belkin’s increased regional presence with its existing Singapore and Shanghai offices, and with additional offices in other Asia Pacific countries planned for the near future.
“Our ultimate goal is to create an ecstatic user experience that results in a long-lasting and loyal relationship with the Asia Pacific consumer,” says Mr Tong. “It’s a really exciting time in Asia Pacific, and I look forward to helping Belkin grow its brand across the region.”
“We have a great team in place under Eric’s leadership,” comments Chet Pipkin, Belkin CEO. “As our company continues to evolve into a more complete global organization, his passion and strategic leadership will further solidify Belkin as a leader in the digital connectivity space.”
“The market opportunities in the Asia Pacific region are huge, and we strongly believe in the specific country markets embedded there,” comments Chet Pipkin, Belkin CEO/President. “With Eric at the helm, we are eager to be adding more resources to accelerate our growth there."
First Published: Mar 14, 2006 12:40 IST