General Assembly (GA) prides themselves as a pioneer in education and career transformation, specializing in today's most in-demand skills such as tech, business, data, and design. Their vast global network provides professional workshops and events online and on campus. Anyone can have access and an opportunity for education with GA.
At GA, Sima is in charge of building partnerships and running events. She expands on her rich experience in the marketing field by nurturing relationships, growing brand awareness and more. Along with her passion for education and sustainability, Sima impresses us with what she achieves here!
Check out interesting facts Sima shared with Found8 below!
1. What about your work excites you?
I love getting to meet a variety of people from so many different industries. I get excited hearing people share their passions and it makes me happy to facilitate an environment that inspires others.
2. What’s the best thing you’ve got going on in your life at the moment?
I still feel like a newbie in Singapore. I love being able to explore new neighbourhoods, new bars or coffee shops and especially love when I get to travel to a new city.
3. What topic(s) could you give a 20-minute presentation on without any preparation?
I can go on and on about how important it is to move towards a more sustainable lifestyle, and how each person's actions does make a greater impact for our environment. I am a big advocate of "doing a little, but doing it often" is more beneficial than people think.
4. What are your interests or hobbies?
I am a group fitness instructor, so I really enjoy making other people workout with me. I also love to read - I take my kindle everywhere. Sometimes when I am caught up in a good book, I'll do lunges up and down the hallway while reading.
5. Do you have a message for our community?
“Join our free community events we host at General Assembly, and let me know if you have any topics you'd like to see on our calendar!”
We love Sima’s energy and her good vibes when she’s around Found8 or General Assembly! Take heed her advice of living healthily in a sustainable manner, and we can all contribute to a greener future.
Some answers have been edited for clarity and/or length.