About Us

President – Kathy Thorpe '05
Vice President – Nathan Savir '09
Treasurer – George Fong *10
Secretary – Jennifer Yeh-Wannenmacher '01
Alumni Schools Committee Co-Chairs – Kenneth Chen '87 and Wanli Li *07
Book Award Committee Co-Chairs – Dominic Notario '03 and Griffith Jones '80
Princeton Women’s Network Co-Chairs – Mehvesh Mumtaz Ahmed *02 *10 and Vippy Wong ‘04
Young Alumni Committee Chair – Cameron White '14 and John Votta '12
Membership & Communications Committee Chair – Evan Thorpe '05
Parents Committee Chair - Gerald Dennig '81
Social Media Committee – Eunice Chan '12
Ivy Ball Committee Chair – Christy Fung '15
To reach any of our officers, please contact us at: princetonclubhk@gmail.com

Monday, February 28, 2011

PCHK Happy Hour -- FRIDAY, March 4, 2011

Greetings everyone!

Our next Happy Hour will be held this FRIDAY at Shore in Central. Come celebrate, relax and have a drink with us on Shore's roofdeck!

Date: Friday, March 4, 2011
Time: 8:00-10:00pm
Location: Shore, 3/F and 4/F, 139 Queen's Road, Central, 2915.1638

As always, friends are welcome. Please give Kathy '05 (9082.9380) or Evan '05 (9082.9381) a call if you have any questions.

See you on Friday!

Your PCHK Officers

P.S. Going forward, we plan to hold our monthly Happy Hours on the 1st Friday of every month, so stay tuned for information on future events

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

"Princeton in Entertainment" Dinner on February 15th

Dear Tigers,

Please join us for a special "Princeton in Entertainment" dinner on Tuesday, February 15th. This is the 3rd event in this series, which brings together alumni for an informal dinner and discussion led by a small panel of Princetonians active in a particular career area.

Desmond So '97 and Alan Lo '03 (and possibly one other alumni) have very kindly agreed to be our panelists. Please see their introductions below. We would greatly appreciate your expression of interest in attending by return email to help us with the final planning.

Date: Tuesday, February 15th
Place: Xiao Nan Guo, Man Yee Building, Central
Time: 7-9 pm
Cost: HK$250 per person

Thank you, Kung Hei Fat Choi and we look forward to seeing you on the 15th!

Your PCHK Officers

Desmond So '97

Desmond So (Class of ’97) is one of the busiest, international television presenters and bilingual MCs in Asia. He currently hosts two television programs reaching millions of viewers across Asia. Dolce Vita, a lifestyle and luxury-living program, airs on TVB Pearl and VIP Access, a movie-based entertainment news program, can be seen on Fox International’s STAR Movies. Desmond now stands in front of the camera after having worked behind it for three years at ABC, Inc. in New York. There, he was involved with shows such as The View, The Bachelor, All My Children, and Miss America. While living in New York, Desmond was also involved with Second Generation, a non-profit theater company devoted to bringing Asian American stories to the world's stage. In addition to his TV and MC work, Desmond is also a consultant who helps individuals and businesses build confidence through the practice of etiquette and effective communication (ww.njtrf.com).

Alan Lo '03

Alan Lo (Class of '03) is co-founder and director of Hong Kong-based Press Room Group, owner and operator of food and beverage outlets including The Press Room, Classified and The Pawn. He has many years of hospitality project experience, having worked for project management and development teams at a number of international hotel groups. He is active in promoting design, creativity and tourism in Hong Kong, serving as a Chairman of Hong Kong Ambassadors of Design and member of Tourism Strategy Group. He holds an AB in architecture from Princeton University.

MIT Sports Day - Sunday, February 27th

Please join your fellow Princetonians for a day of fun and sports on Sunday, February 27th. Singles, couples and families with children of all ages are welcome, and there are many events for children, segmented by age groups to give everyone a chance to participate. Please see the attached flyer for details.

Registration for the event is online. Please go to the registration link and click on "Non IC Account Registration". Ticket prices include a picnic lunch, and medals are awarded for all events. A trophy is awarded to the university with the most overall points; please join us in helping Princeton win the trophy for the first time since 2003.

We hope to see you all on the 27th!

Your PCHK Officers