Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Ex-Creative Kitty Lun Rebuilds Lowe China As Chairman-CEO...

Ex-Creative Kitty Lun Rebuilds Lowe China As Chairman-CEO http://bit.ly/19rZ3Vi

Anyone who wants to be an intern at Lowe China has to get past Chairman-CEO Kitty Lun first.

"I find it fun," said Ms. Lun, who had noticed interns were often picked because "a junior account executive wants someone to pour him coffee, and hires the cousin of a neighbor."

Not any more. She meets and grills candidates first, looking for interns who can later be hired, trained and promoted. Ms. Lun herself started as a copywriter and rose through the creative department ranks, eventually leading several international agencies and even briefly running an internet portal.

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