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apM Group is the leading company of Korean wholesale fashion industry. Since its establishment in 1999 with the apM shopping mall, the company has expanded its business managing three wholesale fashion shopping malls – apM, apM Luxe and apM PLACE; about 30% of sales for the Korean wholesale fashion market takes place in the malls.
1,300+ wholesalers and their own designers have presented premium-quality and latest fashion clothing and accessories. Also, more than 10,000 customers visit the apM malls daily on average; the number of annual visitors has totaled more than 1.5 million. apM Group has contributed to K-fashion’s global expansion as our malls attract global buyers and tourists, especially Chinese buyers who takes about 80% of the visitors.
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apM Coin Platform can provide the CRM solutions for various service industry such as F&B, lodging and transportation services, since the platform is planning to be adopted for various facilities of apM Group, including cafés, food courts, residence hotel and shuttle services.
Develop apM Members mobile app
Build infrastructure for earning customer rewards and gathering market data
Launch apM Members mobile app
Adopt operating system for customer rewards services focusing on apM facilities
Expand apM Member’s service areas to reward collecting and redemption
Add apM Coin’s digital asset-applied reward service
Expand the digital asset-applied reward service in the ecosystem
Expand the platform to the global level by partnering with external services
Richard Seok is the CEO of apM Coin and also the CEO of apM S&S, a blockchain specialised company. apM S&S is an affiliate of apM Group, the largest wholesale shopping mall in Dongdaemun, focusing on IT service support and development for the sustainable growth of apM Group in the digital era.
Richard Seok started apM Coin project to provide better customer service and enhance the brand value of apM Group in the global fashion wholesale market scene. Before founding apM S&S, Richard worked as a consultant at Deloitte Consulting and built his career in business strategy and operations while working in the Strategic Planning Team of Sangbo, a KOSDAQ listed company. Since then, Richard has been actively expanding his business in various fields such as distribution of oil& lubricants and entertainment industry as the founder and CEO of Lubicon, C.A. Energy, Korea Music Group. Richard received his B.A. degree in Business Administration from the University of Southern California in 2005.
Jung Hyun Kim, the CMO of apM Coin, is the managing director of apM Place, the largest women’s wear wholesale shopping mall in Dongdaemun. For the last 20 years, Jung Hyun led the growth of Dongdaemun fashion wholesale market by running multiple stores in the Dongdaemun clothing market.
Especially, Jung Hyun devoted himself to make apM Place, apM, and apM Luxe the K fashion mecca in Dongdaemun and enhance the brand image of apM by actively making use of his expertise and insights when founding apM Place, the largest women’s wear wholesale shopping mall in Dongdaemun.
Bina Cho is a global marketing and contents marketing expert and the Vice President of Marketing Strategy at apM S&S, a blockchain specialised company. She is responsible for branding, marketing and driving partnerships and initiatives of apM Coin project.
Prior to joining the blockchain industry, Bina worked in the event marketing industry for 10 years, organising 30+ international conferences. She especially held leading roles in designing conference programmes, building networks with high-profile speakers from various sectors, and managing speaker invitation and logistics. After joining the blockchain industry in 2018, she has worked in enhancing company’s global presence and expanding its global network worldwide, utilising her career expertise and extensive network. She earned a bachelor’s degree in English literature from Sookmyung Women’s University in 2009 and went on to earn a Global MBA from Seoul National University in 2014.