Welcome to Samsung Village! On this blog we tell stories about what’s happening across Samsung’s many diverse companies. Here you can expect to see news and human interest stories, viewpoints on trends and important issues, as well as occasional clarifications to the public record regarding Samsung. Our goal is to be a resource for people who are interested in learning more about us. Samsung Village is a work in progress that will evolve over time and we hope to hear from you along the way.
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- Our Storytellers
Bomi doesn’t just like reading, but finds solace in it, with Haruki Murakami and Milan Kundera being among her favorite authors. She used to be a journalist at news agencies including Bloomberg and The Associated Press, covering a range of issues including North Korea and crisis-hit banks. Besides reading, she also enjoys watching movies, traveling and simply being with good company.
Sherry simply loves to write. She likes trying new things and exploring new places. Once being a journalist in Chosunilbo, a Korean newspaper, she covered success stories of global companies, business leaders and investors. She travelled from Sahara dessert to Fjords and hopes to climb Mt.Everest one day with her best friend. Once being a Londoner, she loves scones with clotted cream and a cup of delightful afternoon tea in sunny weekends.
Passionate about diversity, Karen is interested in a wide range of topics including public relations, international affairs, social welfare and modern art. She graduated from UC Berkeley with a master’s degree in Asian Studies. She is a dog lover – Golden Retrievers and Alaskan Malamutes especially – and enjoys drawing, baking and rollerblading on weekends.
Haemin is a real sports enthusiast and used to be a member of the national junior swimming team. Away from the pool, he has gained valuable business experiences including stints in management consulting with Bain & Company and the M&A division of a European investment bank. Today, Haemin’s background as an economics major is driving his fascination in exploring the secret behind what helps the world’s most admired companies make the leap from good to great. Looking forward, he hopes to continue to nurture his leadership skills and take any exciting opportunities that come his way.