Glenn van Zutphen is a career international journalist and is the founder of VanMedia Group Pte Ltd, a worldwide media consultancy. For over 14 years, he has coached more than 2,600 high-performing journalists, business leaders, and entrepreneurs around the world to deliver confident, credible, and clear communication across digital and news media platforms, and conferences. He also is the host of the “Weekend Mornings” radio show on MoneyFM 89.3, Singapore’s most trusted business news station.
In 25+ years as a professional journalist, he worked in print, radio, TV, and online news based in the U.S., Japan, Switzerland, Hong Kong, and Singapore for the likes of CNN International, CNBC Asia, NHK Japan, ABC News Radio and others.
Glenn currently sits on the Boards of Asian American Journalists Association (Asia) and the East-West Center Alumni Association. He is a Past-President of the Foreign Correspondents Association of Singapore, the American Association of Singapore, and the Atlanta Press Club. Glenn is an active member of Asia Professional Speakers Singapore, the American Chamber of Commerce (Singapore), and the Singapore Press Club. Glenn co-authored “Happy Customers Everywhere” and “The American Journey in Singapore” and contributed chapters to five editions of “Living in Singapore Reference Guide” as well as to “Insights from the Inside Volume II” by the Singapore International Foundation.
A Singapore Permanent Resident with his wife and children, Glenn is the inaugural recipient of the East-West Center’s 21st Century Outstanding Service Award for his volunteer work across the region.