15 Results in category People of Shekou
American and Shekou Resident Jim Filbird has spent the last 11 years of his life building a dream in China. It hasn't been easy yet he feels he's now on the verge of obtaining his lifelong goals and desired accomplishments.
On July 31st, 2017 we sat down with him before he embarked on a business trip to the U.S. promoting his latest product, the Turing Phone Appassionato, the next flagship phone from Turing Robotic Industries.
"Shenzhen has whatever you may need"
Jim provides some useful tips for those doing business, attempting to do business, or interested in doing business in China, by sharing a bit about his struggles and what's led him to where he is today.
Late Sunday night we heard of an interesting project taking place just on the other side of Nanshan mountain. Shekou resident Casey James is currently working with a team of people to build a Burning Man pyramid right here in Shenzhen.
"My company is called Eco Built Systems. We manufacture pyramids, domes and aquaponic systems. We have this massive art project. Building this 111 foot (34 meter) pyramid. Our contribution to Burning Man is gifting this pyramid. This year it will be largest installation of a themed camp at Burning Man, the largest art festival in the world," Casey tells me during a phone interview.
The pyramid is expected to provide an indoor venue for festival atten ...
Leon Baumann is visiting Shekou from Germany on an internship for ShekouDaily. While he's here he's going to help us make a Guide to Chinese Food Restaurants for Foreigners.
He's new so we would greatly appreciate any comments or suggestions you may have to help him out. For example, which restaurants to visit, what type of food, where to avoid, etc.
Also, if you're Chinese and would like to join him, he could really use some local expert opinions and guidance.
Click here to email us if you'd like to help.
Come meet the new management, Jack and Maggie, of George & Dragon British Pub in Shekou Shenzhen at their 5 Year Anniversary Party this Saturday June 24th!
There's going to be live music, great lucky draw prizes, drink specials and their famous Pig in the Box with All You Can Eat Buffet, all for just 68 RMB!!!
The night starts at 6pm so don't be late.
Watch this special video invitation from Jack and Maggie:
Feel free to scan the qr code below to Subscribe to George & Dragon's Official WeChat Account:
+86 (0755) 2669-8564
Shop No 3, Behind Taizi Hotel, Taizi Road, Seaworld, Shekou, Shenzhen, G ...
While attending an event last Wednesday at The Terrace in Sea World I had the pleasure of bumping into Sven-Göran Eriksson, a Swedish football manager and former player, who is currently the manager of China League One side Shenzhen Football Club (FC).
According to the BBC, "Eriksson has won eighteen trophies with a variety of league clubs in Sweden, Portugal and Italy, between 1979 and 2000, and became the first manager to win league-and-cup doubles in three countries. He later managed the national teams of England, Mexico and the Ivory Coast, as well as three clubs in England."
By Anders Henrikson - http://www.flickr.com/photos/anders-h-foto/12867987145/in/set-7215764172 ...
We sat down to interview the glamorous saxophonist TaTa who will be performing live with TAS in Shekou on April 14th, 15th, and also on the 22nd with TAS and a special horn section.
Watch the video to learn a bit about her and don't miss her performances!
TaTa will be performing with the award-winning Terrace Band, TAS.
This week we met with Jesse Hopwood of Australia. He's the head brewer at FUBAR BrewPub, Shenzhen's newest Craft Brewery that will be opening at the end of this month.
He was nice enough to show us around his operations and tell us a bit about what they're doing. Take a look for yourself...
On Saturday March 18th, ShekouDaily visited Attitude CrossFit in Shekou to meet four warrior athletes competing in the 2017 CrossFit® Open. CrossFit® is a sport that takes elements from various domains and puts them together into one skill-intensive, high intensity workout.
Check out this video below for a peek into what CrossFit® and the games are about and to meet the athletes right here in Shekou working their hearts out to attend 2017 CrossFit® Games.
Special thanks to Attitude CrossFit for inviting us over for the interview and video.
Come meet Dr. Zac Morse and take a tour with us of Dental Bauhinia's new Shekou Clinic, recently opened in Coastal Rose Garden 2. This is its second branch in Shenzhen; the first being in Futian District.
With Dr. Morse from Australia seeing patients at this new clinic, Shekou finally has a Western expat dentist to serve it's growing international community.
Dental Bauhinia can be reached at 0755 - 8827-0822, or click here for more information.
Gary Isse of ShekouDaily sat down with Diego Alcala, one of the creators of Alfie and the Alpha Sphere, at the Terrace in Sea World, Shekou, Shenzhen to learn more about their exciting new musical instrument.
If you'd like to learn more, you can visit their web site at: AlphaSphere.cn or scan the QR Code below to join their Crowdfunding WeChat group for a chance to get one of your own for just 600 RMB. These will be retailing on JD.com for 1,500 RMB after the crowdfunding campaign.
GET AN ALFIE FOR FREE!!!
If you're a Western Family and have a child that would like to learn music you may be able to get an Alfie for FREE! Please ...