The 2nd World Excellence Entrepreneur Brand Celebrity Awards (WEEBCA) 2020/21 took place recently at the HGH Convention Centre Sentul where Datin Winnie Loo – CEO of A Cut Above, Carrie Lee – Founder of Miss CosmoWorld, Puteri Sabee Chin – Model & Influencer, Andrea Lee – Professional Squash Player, and Jeryl Lee Pei Ling – Malaysian Singer, among other famous Malaysian Celebrities, were awarded for their contributions, innovation, and successes as they have persevered and pushed through during the pandemic.
Despite a tough year, these deserving icons have prevailed and shown the world that there are no obstacles that they cannot handle. These awardees have become an inspiration to many as they have not only sustained, but triumphed through the MCO. Present at the awards ceremony was guest of honor, YM. Tengku Dato Dr. Hishammuddin Zaizi bin YAM Tengku Azman Shah Alhaj (Royal Household of the State of Selangor), where he complimented the awardees on their successes.
Leona Chin was also awarded for Malaysia Excellence Ladies Racing Car Celebrity Award during the award ceremony. Her contribution as a Malaysian female race car driver who actively promotes motorsports in Malaysia and internationally doesn’t goes unnoticed.
“Congratulations to all the award recipients of the 2nd World Excellence Entrepreneur Brand Celebrity Award. You are truly an inspiration to entrepreneurs everywhere and proved that nothing is unattainable if you put your mind and heart to it. I hope that more people will follow in your footsteps as we recover from the Covid-19 pandemic in Malaysia,” said YM. Tengku Dato Dr. Hishammuddin Zaizi.
All the award recipients have continued to not only put Malaysia on the map through their influence and innovation, but also assisted many brands and companies in their battle for survival when Malaysia was hit by the pandemic. These iconic figures are Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs) that have earned the title ‘World Excellence Entrepreneur Brand Celebrity’ and this award plays a vital role in creating awareness and educating the public on the heroes that contributed to making Malaysia the great nation that it is.
Prof. Dato’ Sri Dr. Chan Fa Deng, Founder of WEEBCA, said, “I am delighted that even through major setbacks, we were able to host this prestigious award and celebrate amongst Malaysia’s iconic figures. Congratulations to all the awardees on your huge successes, you are truly deserving of this award and all the recognition that comes your way. I also wish to thank my organizing committee for working hard to make this award ceremony possible despite the MCO. We will continue to serve the public by officially recognizing the heroes of the nation, and in doing so, we hope to inspire more entrepreneurs to bring their A-game and make Malaysia proud.”