June 8, 2011
Wang Leehom becomes a new Seiko ambassador
At a press event on June 8th, in Taipei, SEIKO was proud to announce its new association with the multi-talented singer, musician and song writer, Wang Leehom.
Wang Leehom is an American-born Chinese. His popularity is on the increase not only at home but also in China and many other Asian countries. Wang burst onto the international stage with his album Revolution and his rise to stardom has been meteoric.
He is a four-time winner of Taiwan’s Golden Melody Awards, the “Grammys” of Mandarin music and was selected to perform at the Closing Ceremony of the Beijing Olympic Games.
In addition to his music, he is an environmental activist, and his album Change Me was dedicated to raising eco-awareness among Chinese youth. He was listed as one of Goldsea’s “The 100 Most Inspiring Asian Americans of All Time”.
The announcement took place at Le Meridian Taipei, and was attended by over 100 journalists and Seiko retailers. Wang Leehom gave a virtuoso violin performance, playing with a specially invited orchestra.
The announcement venue at Le Meridian Taipei
Mr. Masukawa of Seiko Taiwan and Wang Leehom
Wang Leehom’s prowess on the violin delighted the guests.
The SEIKO Premier collection is Wang Leehom’s choice.