Placewise Peeps: Jason Cheong

Feb 22, 2022

Get to Know Your Placewise Peep: Jason Cheong

Name: Jason Cheong

Position: President, Placewise Asia Pacific

Hometown: Singapore

How long have you worked at Placewise?

12.5years (10 years iColumn + 2.5 years Boostcom/Placewise)

What movie can you watch over and over without ever getting tired of? Edge of Tomorrow, 2014, Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt

What is the nerdiest thing you do in your spare time?

Play mobile games like jewel matching or configure IOT equipment at home, not sure which is nerdier.

If you were eating your last meal onEarth, what would it be? Seafood, shellfish

Go-to artist on Spotify?

EdSheeran, Jacky Cheung

What is your hidden talent/something most people don’t know about you?

I can sing karaoke (do you consider that a talent?)

What are you currently watching onNetflix?

TheWitcher, anything related to basketball

If you could describe yourself as a beverage, what would you be and why?

Beer, many varieties and easy-going drinks. I am always ready to try something new, like the variety of beers and normally very easy going with people.

If you could have an all-expenses paid trip to see any famous world monument, which monument would you choose?

Pyramids of Giza or Machu Picchu of Peru


Would you rather be covered in fur or covered in scales? - and why?

Scales as it’s shiny and would mean I get to explore the boundless ocean, fur seems hot, dusty and high maintenance

At a movie: candy or popcorn? Popcorn, less sweet than candy

Hot or cold weather? Hot weather, best if near the beach and just dive right in

Save or spend? Spend, no doubt about this

Pancakes or waffles? Tough one… waffles with ice-cream

What’s worse: laundry or dishes? I like doing the dishes, destress

Cups in the cupboard: Right Side Up or Up Side Down? Up Side Down

Toilet paper - over or under? The only logical solution:Over, for me it’s always over, when I see under I will switch it, moreover, itwas patented in 1891 haha

Fun Fact: Performed as an extra in the movie“Meeting The Giant” available on Netflix, player #6 at the 23rd minute.

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Placewise Peeps: Jason Cheong