MOpress who made his first fortune in night clubs scored a digital award at MDA and Media Prima Investment
MOpress takes home Silver for Best Tech Developer at d-Awards 2019
KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - Media OutReach - 15 April
2019 -Digital content innovator
MOpress scooped up the Silver Award for Best Tech Developer at the d-Awards
ceremony 2019 today held at Ruyi and Lyn, Bangsar Shopping Complex.
Rafiq Razali, CEO, Media Prima digital
Stella from Tantannews.com
Sharon from Tantannews.com
Wendy from Tantannews.com
Sean Teoh CEO, Monster Alliance Berhad
Carson from Tantannews.com
Swee Teng from Tantannews.com
The d-Awards is an annual award show organised
by the (MDA) Malaysian Digital Association to recognise and honor the talents
and brands that embrace and use digital technologies. The awards saw over 200
submissions which were deliberated by over 60 key industry leaders as the jury.
This year, MOpress won recognition for its
innovative platform that revolutionises content creation and empowers content
Operating using a model like Uber for content,
MOPress helps digital publishers save their operating cost by providing content
that meets the demands of publishers everywhere through their Mobile
Journalists (MOJO for short).
MOpress provides a platform that empowers
established or aspiring writers in Malaysia. Anyone can be part of the MOJO
team, from journalists, to housewives wanting to earn side income, to Key
In 2018, MOpress transformed the business
model of chinese language news portal Tantannews.com by outsourcing content
creation to its MOJOs, resulting in a significant reduction in overhead costs
and garnering over 5 million pageviews monthly for the publisher.
Following the victory at the d-Awards, MOpress
has plans to work with an international renown deep-learning company to launch
an AI tool in May 2019 to further empower journalists in creating content. The
company is also looking to raise funds to expand their business to the regional
content creation market.
"We are grateful for this recognition granted to us by the Malaysian
Digital Association and its panel of judges for the d-Awards," said company
founder and CEO Sean Teoh.
"We're are looking forward to establishing
partnerships with other leading content companies who want to prioritise great
storytelling, grow audiences, and expand their businesses at a fraction of the
media landscape is growing increasingly complex, and it's hard to keep up, with
so many platforms to serve and many format to follow what should Publisher
focus in? MOpress is the platform for publishers that can help your business
keep pace with modern storytelling industry. Understanding
user behaviour and designing the what user want is what we do to acquiring
are build from scratch and maintained by our experienced team in content
creation, web security and services, Powering more than 20 sites and expanding
across new borders and languages.