[Intersection by Funan] #1. Does Passion Pay?
Feel stifled in your 9 to 5 job?
Always wanted to pursue your passion and turn it into a sustainable business?
It can be tough and naturally, you’re afraid to take the plunge.
Kicking off the Intersection by Funan series is ‘Does Passion Pay?’ – join creative entrepreneurs, Teresa Foo of Balm Kitchen, Joseph Chiang of Monster Gallery, and Ciara Yeo of The Mindful Company. Hear them share their journey of pursuing their passions, their values and a glimpse into how they overcame challenges.
Want a behind-the-scenes look into their brands and what they do? Well then, there will also be a mini photo showcase revealing their philosophy and their pursuits.
So ask yourself, are you ready to pursue your dreams? You might find that nudge in the session, ‘Does Passion Pay?’!
• 1.45pm: Registration
• 2.00pm: Sharing by Balm Kitchen, Monster Gallery and The Mindful Company
• 3.00pm: Panel discussion moderated by Shophouse & Co + Q&A
• 3.30pm: Networking
Intimate conversations to spark ideas and connections, Intersection by Funan is a monthly gathering where creativity, technology and entrepreneurship intersect.
Organised by Funan
As part of 'Day Out at Funan'
- Funan is an intersection where people and passions intersect to create new discoveries and we seek to foster a culture of collaboration and co-creation.
- Regular activities will be housed at the showsuite; curated based on a collection of six passion themes – tech, craft, play, fit, chic and taste
- Join the Gen F Tribe
Curated by Shophouse & Co
We are a placemaking studio that help clients create places for people through programmes and interventions that catalyse urban spaces and communities.
Through our unique place-driven and community-inspired approach, we create programmes and interventions that offer meaningful collective experiences and spark a sense of place.
Founder, Balm Kitchen
Teresa Foo is the founder and organic skincare formulator of Balm Kitchen. She holds a Diploma in Organic Skincare Formulation, Advanced Diploma in Organic Skincare Science and Certificate in Natural Cosmetics Preservation. She has been into natural living since 2006 and having children of her own made her even more interested in giving them the best. Besides nourishing her family with healthy food choices, she also chooses eco-friendly and biodegradable household products whenever possible.
About Balm Kitchen
Founded in 2014 by Teresa Foo, Balm Kitchen is born from a mother's love for her son. What started off as a search for a solution for her son's Atopic Eczema has now became her passion to formulate effective Nourishing Skin Food.
Balm Kitchen is a botanical-based skincare and body care in Singapore. We combine gentle yet effective botanical ingredients with cosmetic formulation science techniques to create simply the best Nourishing Skin Food for you and your family!