Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Let’s come and support Chen Choon in Division W International Speech Contest!

It is contest season, and our club champion is doing extremely well, so far so good! Our beloved member, Lee Chen Choon, had won the title as the International Speech Champion for Area W3 on 23rd March 2013. Heartiest Congratulations!  

Feel free to visit Area W3 Toastmasters Blog to read about what happened during the contest - a well-written blog post by our lovely Vice President of Education, Daphne Au, who is also the Area W3 Webmaster.

Congratulations to both Area W3 champions, Chen Choon (right) and Grace Loh (left, KPMG KL Toastmasters Club)!  Chen Choon is the champion for International Speech, and 1st Runner-Up for Table Topics contest. Grace is the Champion for Table Topics, and 1st Runner-Up for International Speech Contest.  

Chen Choon will march on to compete at the Division W International Speech Contest on Saturday, 27th April 2013 in SEGI University College, Kota Damansara at 1:00pm

Fellow contestants who will be competing in Division W International Speech and Table Topics Contest 2013

Members of Friendship and friends of Chen Choon; please be there to support him in the Division W Contest. He certainly has worked hard and persistent in improving his speech. We are happy and extremely proud of his accomplishment this far.

To Chen Choon, all the best to you! Go fighter, Go!

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

30th March 2013: Joint Meeting with KPMG KL and Malacca Toastmasters Club

Our joint meeting with KPMG KL and Malacca Toastmasters Club was indeed unforgettable, extraordinary and exciting! After two months of planning and collaboration, the highly anticipated event had arrived, and we’re glad everyone had enjoyed the meeting. Here are a few notes from members of the three clubs after the wonderful meeting…

On Sunday, Mar 31 2013, Geok Ean wrote: 

Dear Clarence & Grace,

Thanks for all the arrangement and coordination to make the joint meeting a success, we enjoyed the meeting and the networking sessions very much. We hope it was a fruitful session for your club too!

Thanks again for all the friendly, cheerful and wonderful moments shared!

Geok Ean
Co-organizing Chair
Friendship Toastmasters Club

A short and sweet note from Hitomi Ng on KPMG KL Toastmasters Club Facebook page
On Monday, April 1 2013, Clarence wrote:

Hello Ean and Grace,

First, I would like to thank everyone from both clubs who have participated and assisted in organizing such a fruitful and enjoyable joint meeting. What a wonderful and endearing moment!
I truly appreciate your warm hospitality. Our members from Melaka genuinely enjoyed the trip really much. We also enjoyed the networking session as well as the bowling!
Lastly, it is also a pleasant experience to be able to work together with Friendship and KPMG KL TMC as I have many learning points to take home.

I hope that the three clubs will continue to keep in touch. We hope to see everyone again in the near future.

Warm regards,
Vice President of Education
Malacca Toastmasters Club

On Wednesday April 3 2013, Jenny wrote:
Dear Geok Ean & Grace,

Here are some photos taken during the Joint Meeting. It was indeed an extraordinary and endearing event.  I am sure everyone enjoyed every moment of it. Just look at all the happy faces in the group photo attached here! Members of Malacca Toastmasters Club truly appreciate the warm hospitality and camaraderie accorded to us in the Meeting.  Also, congratulations and thank you to the 3 co-ordinators of the Joint Meeting, particularly Geok Ean, Grace & Clarence for a successful and enjoyable meeting.  I hope that we would be able to do this again sometime in the near future, perhaps this time in Malacca. Please keep in touch!

Jenny Ng
Malacca Toastmasters Club
Having lunch together after the joint meeting

Battle of the clubs continued @ bowling session

To view more photos of the meeting, kindly visit Friendship Club Facebook Page.
Photos courtesy of Jenny Ng and Geok Ean