Therese Ng
Print and Internet Media SolutionsSince 1997
Contact  
location: Manila, Philippines
email: contact@thereseng.com
mobile: +63 (920) 951 5667
fax: +63 (2) 896 4616

Education

New York University
MS Publishing Studies, 1999
Graduated with Distinction
Alan Meckler Technology Award
Random House Publishing Studies Fellowship

Ateneo de Manila University
BA Communications, 1994
Graduated Cum Laude
Merit Scholar

 

Countries of Work Experience

Philippines
United States

Short missions in:
Sri Lanka, Singapore, PR China, Malaysia, UK, France, Tunisia, Luxembourg

Achievements

Six Philippine Web Awards
Candymag.com and
FemaleNetwork.com

Best Book Design Finalist
National Book Awards
A Children’s Treasury of Philippine Christmas Stories

Work Experience

Asian Development Bank
Consultant for Internet, Social Media, and Print Communications, Communities of Practice, and Knowledge Management (2004 to present)

  • Work with various departments in ADB to develop or improve information architecture and user interface design of various internet and intranet projects (2004 to present)
  • Work with the Office of the Secretary to develop awareness-raising and instructional materials for the ADB Annual Meetings (2010-present)
  • Worked with the Independent Evaluation Department to develop and implement a social media and website strategy
  • to support awareness raising for its evaluation reports, including the development of ebooks and support for a large-scale knowledge sharing event (2010-2014)
  • Secretariat and meeting coordinator of the Evaluation Cooperation Group (2007 to 2013)
  • Knowledge management specialist for ADB's engagement in fragile and conflict-affected situations (2009 to 2010)
  • Community coordinator of the Community of Practice on Managing for Development Results (2006 to 2009)

World Bank
Knowledge Sharing and Outreach Specialist (2011-2104)

  • Developed a platform for alumni of World Bank public sector leadership seminars to allow network members to continue interaction and share knowledge
  • Developed a knowledge base of public sector management techniques and approaches
  • Trained World Bank staff on functioning and day-to-day management of online platform

Summit Media
Internet Strategy, Architecture and Product Consultant (various dates)

  • Developed corporate website
  • Worked with magazine publishers and other stakeholders to develop the PEP.ph, Spot.ph, and re-develop and improve existing websites
  • Provided support in interviewing, hiring, and training staff

Freelance Editorial Consultant (2001 to 2006)

  • Editor-in-chief of Star Teacher magazine, a free publication for public school teachers all over the Philippines (joint project with Sa Aklat Sisikat Foundation)
  • Editor of various custom publications, including Stimuli for STI Colleges andAll About U for Unilever Philippines

Website Producer (1999 to 2001)


Cebu Pacific
Internet Strategy, Content and Design Consultant (December 2004 to May 2007)

  • Worked with Cebu Pacific marketing department and technology contractors to redevelop the Cebu Pacific website to align with Cebu Pacific business goals
  • Developed content and other marketing materials for website enhancement

Macmillan Online Publishing
Internet Marketing Consultant (1999 to 2002)

  • Based in Manila, continued to conceptualize and develop Internet projects for Macmillan Online Publishing and Nature Publishing Group
  • Advised managers and staff on Internet marketing strategies
  • Maintained and improved the corporate website

Internet Marketing Manager (1998-1999)

  • Based in New York, coordinated with New York and London offices of Macmillan Publishers Ltd. to implement/maintain Internet initiatives for its online publications (including The Scientific American Archive Online, The Grove Dictionary of Art [now Oxford Art Online], The Encyclopedia of Life Sciences)
  • Conceptualized and implemented Internet projects such as interactive tutorials, surveys, online newletters, and online marketing campaigns

Procter & Gamble Philippines
Internet Marketing Consultant (1999)

  • Developed P&G’s first Internet marketing campaign in the Philippines for Safeguard Instant Sanitizer, exceeding target response goals (gathered 70,000 email addresses in one month) and winning a P&G citation for effective market research

NYU Health Studies Department, NYU School of Education
Internet Developer , Distance Education Website (1998-1999)

  • Developed and maintained a distance education website for health professionals in the US

ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation
Creative Consultant to the Interactive Media Group (1997)

  • Headed the redesign of abs-cbn.com
  • Set up News, Entertainment, and Community sites