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Powerhouse with Joyce Yung

Powerhouse with Joyce Yung

By Joyce Yung
A casual and honest chat with successful women about their journey to success. The talk will aim to understand insights, challenges, and turning points along the way to success by sharing stories and practical advices with the audience.
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Anna Fisher, rower at Royal HK Yacht Club, represented HK in Asian Games in sailing
Hi everyone, it's been a while since I have posted a new episode!  Welcome to Season 3, first episode. I speak to Anna Fisher, rower at the Royal HK Yacht Club, the first women to row solo around HK, and representing HK in Asian Games in sailing. I wanted to post this one especially with the recent summer and winter Olympics, people are more aware and interested to learn more about professional sports and athletes. In this episode we talked about: How she got into rowing and sailing Her experience as the first female to sail around hong Kong solo What is the support system for being athletes in Hong Kong? What are some of the struggles of being an athlete Subscribe to my Powerhouse Podcast: https://anchor.fm/powerhouseJY https://bit.ly/PowerhouseJY https://www.instagram.com/powerhouse.jy/ https://www.powerhousejy.com More about Anna: https://www.instagram.com/annaafishyy/ More about Joyce Yung: www.joyceyung.com https://www.instagram.com/yungjoyce/ https://www.instagram.com/powerhousejy #powerhousejy #femalepodcast #successfulfemales #powerhousewomen #womenofasia #womenleaders  #femaleleaders #femaleathletes #womenathletes #hongkongathletes #HKrowing #HKsailing #RHKYC
28:38
February 27, 2022
Bianca Bustamante, 16 year old race car rising star
In this episode, I speak to Bianca Bustamante, the only Asian representative at the 2021 FIA Girls on Track Rising star shootout program. She is only 16 years old and is one of the most promising young racers in the world. She started karting when she was three years and competing when she was 6 years old. In this episode we're asking Bianca: What is your biggest challenge to date? What motivates you to keep racing? What is your usual training routine? And your future ambition? Subscribe to my Powerhouse Podcast: https://anchor.fm/powerhouseJY https://bit.ly/PowerhouseJY https://www.instagram.com/powerhouse.jy/ https://www.powerhousejy.com More about Bianca Bustamante: https://www.instagram.com/racerbia/ More about Joyce Yung: www.joyceyung.com https://www.instagram.com/yungjoyce/ https://www.instagram.com/powerhousejy #powerhousejy #femalepodcast #successfulfemales #powerhousewomen #womenofasia #womenleaders  #femaleleaders #femaleracer #biancabustamante #GirlsonTrack #formula4 #WomeninMotorSport #FIAWIM #RisingStars #ferraridriveracademy
18:40
November 17, 2021
Asia's youngest Master of Wine, Sarah Heller
"Wine connects people to their own history to the history of the culture they’re a part of… It’s an incredibly complex web connecting people to their own history." In this episode, we feature Sarah Heller (@sarahhellermw), known on a global scale as Asia's youngest Master of Wine. Beyond being a wine expert, Sarah is a visual artist and TV host, who once found herself at the bottom of a concrete tank with a fractured spine. In this episode, we're asking: How do you bounce back from physical challenges? What role does wine & travel play in your life now, in the middle COVID? Find the link in our bio to listen. Host & Producer: @yungjoyce Guest: @sarahhellermw AP: @thejoylee Subscribe to my Powerhouse Podcast: https://anchor.fm/powerhouseJY https://bit.ly/PowerhouseJY https://www.instagram.com/powerhouse.jy/ https://www.powerhousejy.com More about Sarah Heller: http://sarahheller.com/ https://www.instagram.com/sarahhellermw More about Joyce Yung: www.joyceyung.com https://www.instagram.com/yungjoyce/ https://www.instagram.com/powerhousejy #powerhousejy #femalepodcast #successfulfemales #powerhousewomen #asiayoungmasters #womenofasia #womenleaders #womenwholead #femaleleaders #wine #winstagram #wineoclock #winelover #womenwhoexplore #womenwhoinspire #hkartists #visualartist
36:22
September 15, 2021
One world, one ecosystem, one heart with Peggy Liu, green goddess of China
In this episode, I speak to Peggy Liu, chairperson of JUCCCE and the 'Green goddess of China'. JUCCCE is a non-governmental organization catalyzing society towards a future where personal and planetary health thrive. She has been bridging the East and West on all things related to green and renewable energy since 2006. She has an amazing way of bringing people together, building momentum, and making things happen. Subscribe to my Powerhouse Podcast: https://anchor.fm/powerhouseJY https://bit.ly/PowerhouseJY https://www.instagram.com/powerhouse.jy/ https://www.powerhousejy.com More about Peggy Liu: https://www.juccce.org/peggyliu https://www.instagram.com/shanghaipeggy/ More about Joyce Yung: https://www.joyceyung.com https://www.instagram.com/yungjoyce/ https://www.instagram.com/powerhousejy #powerhousejy #podcast #femalepodcast #successfulfemale #femalecreative #greenchina #greengoddessofchina #sustainability #smartenergy #energyefficient
32:39
August 23, 2021
Women in art: latest trends and the future of art in Hong Kong and Asia with Stephanie Poon, Georgina Hilton, and Patricia Li
This special episode is a live recording of the Powerhouse panel series. I speak to a panel of amazing women in the arts to explore the latest trends and the future of art in Hong Kong and Asia, from how they chose their career in the arts, the impact of the pandemic to the art world, to the latest trends of NFT. The panelists include: Stephanie Poon, arts and cultural strategist Georgie Hilton, auctioneer at Christie’s Patricia Li, Regional Head of Marketing and Communications Asia at Art Basel Subscribe to my Powerhouse Podcast: https://anchor.fm/powerhouseJY https://bit.ly/PowerhouseJY https://www.instagram.com/powerhouse.jy/ More about the panelists: Patricia Li, Regional Head of Marketing & Communications Asia at Art Basel https://www.instagram.com/gastronovoyage Stephanie Poon, arts & cultural strategist https://www.instagram.com/stephaniecypoon Georgina Hilton, auctioneer at Christie’s https://www.instagram.com/georginahilton More about Joyce Yung: www.joyceyung.com https://www.instagram.com/yungjoyce/ https://www.instagram.com/powerhousejy
39:24
June 25, 2021
Perseverance and grit throughout the pandemic: Crisel Consunji, award winning actress, performer, and education entrepreneur
In this episode, I speak to Crisel Consunji, a performer, early childhood educator, and entrepreneur.  She had to make some really difficult short term decisions for her business throughout the pandemic to ensure they stay on course for the long term.  Listen to how she navigated all the challenges, learnt to stay calm, and focus on the big picture. Subscribe to my Powerhouse Podcast: https://anchor.fm/powerhouseJY https://bit.ly/PowerhouseJY https://www.instagram.com/powerhouse.jy/  More about Crisel Consunji: https://www.instagram.com/criselconsunji/ https://www.baumhaus.com.hk/ More about Joyce Yung: www.joyceyung.com www.powerhousejy.com https://www.instagram.com/yungjoyce/ https://www.instagram.com/powerhousejy
42:39
June 10, 2021
Finding her niche in the entertainment business: Juju Chan Szeto
In this episode, I speak to Juju Chan, actress and martial artist. She talks about her latest "Wu Assassins" movie, her journey to carving out a niche in the business, advice on breaking into and thriving in the business, and her next dream projects.  Subscribe to my Powerhouse Podcast: https://www.powerhouseJY.com https://bit.ly/PowerhouseJY https://www.instagram.com/powerhouse.jy/ More about JuJu Chan Szeto: https://www.instagram.com/jujuchanszeto/ https://www.youtube.com/user/JuJutheArtist www.jujuchanszeto.com More about Joyce Yung: www.joyceyung.com https://www.instagram.com/yungjoyce/ https://www.instagram.com/powerhousejy
35:07
May 29, 2021
Lady PheOnix: self taught artist, digital art consultancy, and NFTs
In this episode, I speak to Lady Pheonix, a leading voice for contemporary digital art and culture, and founder at YesUniverse and Universe Contemporary. Listen to her amazing journey on how she switched careers to becoming an artist and a leading voice for contemporary digital art and culture.  Her success is contributed to her maintaining clear focus through consistency, dedication, and hard work. Subscribe to my Powerhouse Podcast: https://anchor.fm/powerhouseJY https://bit.ly/PowerhouseJY https://www.instagram.com/powerhouse.jy/  More about Lady PheOnix: https://www.instagram.com/yesladypheonix/ https://www.instagram.com/yesuniverse.art/ More about Joyce Yung: www.joyceyung.com https://www.instagram.com/yungjoyce/ https://www.instagram.com/powerhousejy
37:02
May 02, 2021
First rock band front woman to launch an NFT, Emily Lazar is a trailblazer
In this episode, I speak to Emily Lazar, lead vocalist and creator of September Mourning.  She's the first Rock/metal band front woman to launch an NFT, a trailbrazer since the start of her creative career.  Subscribe to my Powerhouse Podcast: https://anchor.fm/powerhouseJY https://bit.ly/PowerhouseJY https://www.instagram.com/powerhouse.jy/  More about Emily and September Mourning: http://www.SeptemberMourning.com https://opensea.io/accounts/EmilyLazar https://www.instagram.com/emilylazar_sm/ https://www.instagram.com/SeptemberMourning/ More about Joyce Yung: www.joyceyung.com https://www.instagram.com/yungjoyce/ https://www.instagram.com/powerhousejy
29:33
April 08, 2021
Jennifer Cheng, Entrepreneur and investor with 12+ exits
In this episode, I speak to Jennifer Cheng, entrepreneur and investor at NewChic Capital. She has 12+ exits including IPOs and Unicorns, have a listen on how she balances work and three children. Subscribe to my Powerhouse Podcast: https://anchor.fm/powerhouseJY https://bit.ly/PowerhouseJY https://www.instagram.com/powerhouse.jy/  More about Jennifer: https://www.instagram.com/jennglamco/ More about Joyce Yung: www.joyceyung.com https://www.instagram.com/yungjoyce/ https://www.instagram.com/powerhousejy
32:51
March 17, 2021
Never have zero waste: mantra of Fion Leung, co-founder of Time Auction
In this episode, I speak to Fion Leung, co-founder of Time Auction. Listen to how her commitment to 'no zero days' led to her non-profit organization that inspires and encourages a generation of volunteers.   Subscribe to my Powerhouse Podcast: https://anchor.fm/powerhouseJY https://bit.ly/PowerhouseJY https://www.instagram.com/powerhouse.jy/  More about Fion Leung and Time Auction https://www.timeauction.org https://www.instagram.com/timeauction https://www.instagram.com/f.onleung More about Joyce Yung: www.joyceyung.com https://www.instagram.com/yungjoyce/ https://www.instagram.com/powerhousejy
21:01
February 17, 2021
How to pivot your career with Marie Steinthaler, VP at TrueLayer
In this episode, I speak to Marie Steinthaler, VP of Global date products at TrueLayer.  Listen to how she pivoted her career and direction from a couple of major set backs at different stages in life, from professional sailing, to retail, to entrepreneur, to Fintech executive. Subscribe to my Powerhouse Podcast: https://anchor.fm/powerhouseJY https://bit.ly/PowerhouseJY https://www.instagram.com/powerhouse.jy/  More about Marie Steinthaler https://www.linkedin.com/in/mariesteinthaler/ https://www.instagram.com/marmarlade More about Joyce Yung: www.joyceyung.com https://www.instagram.com/yungjoyce/
32:21
February 04, 2021
Don’t be afraid of a non-traditional career path! Amy Powell, co-founder of Toasst
In this episode, I speak to Amy Powell, co-founder of Toasst, a curated wine subscription based business.  She was previously the director of communications at Four Seasons Hong Kong.  Listen to how she started her career in the hospitality industry to how she decided to start her own business.  Subscribe to my Powerhouse Podcast: https://anchor.fm/powerhouseJY https://bit.ly/PowerhouseJY https://www.instagram.com/powerhouse.jy/  More about Amy and Toasst https://www.toasst.co/ https://www.instagram.com/amymariepowell/ https://www.instagram.com/toasstwines/ More about Joyce Yung: www.joyceyung.com https://www.instagram.com/yungjoyce/
30:20
January 18, 2021
Michele Lai, founder of Kids4Kids, a non-profit organization to inspire young people in Hong Kong
In this episode, I speak to Michele Lai, founder of Kids4Kids. Listen to what inspired her to start this non-profit organisation and how her can-do attitude and thinking outside of the box helped her throughout her career. Subscribe to my Powerhouse Podcast: https://anchor.fm/powerhouseJY https://bit.ly/PowerhouseJY https://www.instagram.com/powerhouse.jy/ More about Michele Lai http://www.kids4kids.org.hk/en More about Joyce Yung: www.joyceyung.com https://www.instagram.com/yungjoyce/
43:36
September 05, 2020
Don’t Overthink it! Kalam Chu, founder of Kalamakeup
In this episode, I speak to Kalam Chu, founder of Kalamakeup. She talks about her ups and downs of starting her own makeup business, on how yoga has kept her life balanced, and how she makes the best decisions by not overthinking it. Subscribe to my Powerhouse Podcast: https://anchor.fm/powerhouseJY https://bit.ly/PowerhouseJY https://www.instagram.com/powerhouse.jy/ More about Kalam Chu https://www.kalamakeup.com/ https://www.instagram.com/Kalamakeup More about Joyce Yung: www.joyceyung.com https://www.instagram.com/yungjoyce/
31:20
August 17, 2020
Women in hospitality: Innovation in the business and adapting during the pandemic
In this episode, I speak with three amazing women in hospitality. We talk about innovation within the business, adapting to the current market situation, to getting the word out about the brand and services. Hear from Vicky Lau (Head chef and owner of Tate Dining Room), Yvonne Cheung (Director of Restaurants at Swire Hotels), and Beverly Cheng (Market Director PR, Marriott International). Please subscribe or comment on my podcast. Feel free to message me with any suggestions as well. Thanks! More about the panelists: Vicky Lau https://www.tate.com.hk/ Yvonne Cheung https://www.instagram.com/yvonnelcheung/ Beverly Cheng https://www.instagram.com/beverlycheng/ More about Joyce Yung: www.joyceyung.com https://www.instagram.com/yungjoyce/
45:36
July 27, 2020
Megan Lam, founder of Neurum Health talks about the importance of mental wellness
In this episode, I speak to to Megan Lam, the co-founder and CEO of Neurum Health, a digital behavioral health company providing mental health screening with machine learning methodologies to ensure personalized support based on individual's unique mental wellness and lifestyle habit. During this time of COVID-19, it is ever more important to take care of one's physical and mental health. Family tragedy relating to mental wellness triggered her to find a way to figure out how it happened and how to help others. She decided to combine science and technology to deliver a platform that can give more immediate results to helping people. Thanks for listening! Feel free to message any thoughts, comments or suggestions! More about Megan Lam and Neurum Health https://www.neurumhealth.com/ https://www.instagram.com/neurum.health/ More about Joyce Yung: www.joyceyung.com https://www.instagram.com/yungjoyce/
30:08
June 01, 2020
Mikyung Kim: from working for Michel Gondry & Alejandro González Iñárritu to her own creative agency
In this episode, I speak to Mikyung Kim, Founder and Executive Producer of MKIM & CO, a collective of advertising and production producers. She talks about her journey from working for Michel Gondry and Alejandro González Iñárritu to founding her own creative agency. She emphasizes the importance of doing the homework, being more prepared, practice more, and anticipating the conversations you may have in order to thrive and succeed. Thanks for listening! Feel free to send us a message or provide any guest suggestions.  More about Mikyung Kim and her company MKIM & CO https://mkimand.co/ https://www.instagram.com/mkimproducer/ More about Joyce Yung www.joyceyung.com https://www.instagram.com/yungjoyce/
34:14
May 03, 2020
Beverly Cheng: Journalism to freelance to Director of an international hospitality corporation
In this episode I speak to Beverly Cheng, Director of Communications of an international hospitality corporation. She tells us her journey of going from magazine editorial, to freelance writing, to working in a large corporation. She reflects on the fact that moving to Hong Kong was one of her most pivotal move, and a large part of her success is being comfortable in conflict situations.
34:03
April 11, 2020
Stephanie Poon talks about how she carved out a niche in the arts industry
In this episode, I speak to Stephanie Poon, an arts and cultural strategist. Understand how she carved out her niche in the arts industry in Hong Kong, her journey with starting her own arts PR firm, and balancing everything as a mom of three. She reflects on the fact that starting her business was the best decision and ironically leaving her business was also one of her best decisions.
25:00
March 16, 2020
IT to Fashion: Susanna Soo of S. Nine talks about how to do things differently
In this episode, I speak to Susanna Soo, founder and designer at S. Nine and Susanna Soo Atelier. This marks the tenth year of her business, where she talks about how she started her fashion label coming from an IT education and background. She discusses how she adapted and pivoted over the years to truly carve out her unique style and market.
42:03
February 17, 2020
Panel series: Women in Media with Gurjeet Chima, Adele Wong, and Jacqueline Tsang
This episode is the first live recording of the Powerhouse Panel series. The theme is women in media where we'll be exploring any underrepresentation of women in the media industry, as well as how to make your ideas stand out in a content rich world. Hear from Gurjeet Chima, senior director of Penske Media Corporation for International markets, Adele Wong, the founder of ManMo Media and theloophk.com, and Jacqueline Tsang, the chief editor at South China Morning Post Style.
41:21
January 30, 2020