Working for Korea Inc

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The Korea Society

Event Details

Thursday, June 27, 2013
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM 
The Korea Society
950 Third Avenue, 8th Floor
New York, NY
Event type
Lecture / Panel  

Event Description

Korean firms operating internationally employ non-Koreans at all levels. Don Southerton, CEO of Bridging Culture Worldwide and author of Korea Facing: Secrets for Success in Korean Global Business, shares insights on working internationally for Korean-based companies and understanding Korean operational norms for goods and services providers.

Thursday, June 27
5:00PM Registration

5:30PM Discussion


Don Southerton, CEO & President, Bridging Culture Worldwide


Moderated by Nikita Desai, Director of Policy & Corporate Programs, The Korea Society

About the Speaker

Don Southerton has a life-long interest in Korea and its culture. He has authored numerous publications on the Korean auto industry, new urbanism, entrepreneurialism and early U.S.-Korean business ventures.  Southerton has commented on modern Korean business culture and its impact on global organizations for the BBC, Korea Times, Yonhap, Korea Herald, Wall Street Journal and Forbes. He heads Bridging Culture Worldwide, which provides strategy, consulting and training to Korea-based global business, including longtime support of many of Korea's top chaebol.

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