Asia Connect Media Corporation, Miami, Florida
Pedro Cheng, cofounder of Asia Connect Media Corporation. Asia Connect is a new concept in media marketing that bridges North America, Latin America, Asia and beyond by bringing customers together to do business. It is a unique combination of traditional print media with online solutions and social networking, creating a true borderless business environment.
Pedro has over 20 years of international management experience spanning across Asia, Latin America and the United States. Mr. Cheng has an impressive track record in various disciplines including: International Sales, Marketing, Product and Financial Management in the Information Technology, Retail and Media Industries.
Mr. Cheng has been at Hewlett-Packard Company (“HP”) for 15 years since 1998 and received several awards from the Chairman and CEO for his business excellence and extensive contributions. Before HP, he was a Senior International Executive at Polaroid Corporation in 1997 where he developed Polaroid’s new Digital Imaging business in Latin America. Starting in 1993 Mr. Cheng also represented Acer Corporation, from Taiwan, in the Miami marketplace, and began in 1989 his career working at Payless Shoe Source Corporation, where he was responsible for managing the Hong Kong and Taiwan offices along with $600 Million USD in disbursements.
He holds an MBA in International Management from Thunderbird School of Global Management and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from The University of Kansas. Mr. Cheng lived in China, Taiwan, Korea, Costa Rica, and the United States, and is trilingual – fluent in Chinese, Spanish and English.
Mr. Cheng is an involved leader in the community. He serves as Vice-Chairman of the Doral Overseas Chinese Business Chamber and is currently the Chairman of the International Leadership Foundation Miami Chapter and Pedro is also an Advisor to the City of Miami EB5 Advisory Board.