About Us

Our Story: Established in 2019, KoreaTechToday delivers the latest news and analyses from the dynamic landscape of South Korea's technology industry. In proud collaboration with the esteemed Korean Media Group beSUCCESS, building and nurturing Korea’s tech community. Our mission is to be the authoritative voice in South Korea's tech space, providing insightful and reliable coverage of the latest developments, trends, and analyses within the tech ecosystem. We strive to connect, inform, and empower our audience by spotlighting the endeavors of tech giants. At KoreaTechToday, we envision strengthening a globally connected tech community. By bridging international corporate professionals with esteemed Korean entities such as Samsung, LG, Kakao, and others, we aim to facilitate collaboration, knowledge exchange, and mutual growth in the rapidly advancing tech landscape. Dive into the dynamics of Korean markets with KoreaTechToday's comprehensive services. Our analyses provide deep insights into the latest trends and emerging startups across sectors. We specialize in strategic partnerships, seamlessly connecting you with ideal Korean collaborators, be it startups or established players. Trust our expert team to guide your market entry and growth with personalized strategies aligned with your business objectives. Elevate your industry presence through our event coordination and networking opportunities, building valuable connections with key players in Korea.

Our Core Tenets:

  • Absolute Integrity: We're not just storytellers; we're guardians of truth. KoreaTechToday team is committed to integrity and stands as the bedrock of our journalistic pursuits. We pledge to deliver information that is not just accurate but has transparency, ensuring our readers navigate the tech landscape armed with unbiased insights.
  • Innovate or Stagnate: Innovation isn't a buzzword for us; it's our driving force. In a world pulsating with change, we're the ones cranking up the volume. From Artificial Intelligence to the territories of Virtual Reality, we share insights into tech, painting narratives that spark curiosity and drive progress.
  • Globally Wired: Forget borders; we're plugged into the global tech symphony. Acting as more than just messengers, we're advocates of global connectivity. Bridging the international and Korean corporations, we don't just talk tech; we set up collaborations that echo across borders, contributing to a harmonious global tech dialogue.
  • Beyond the Headlines: We're not here for the superficial. Our commitment to comprehensive coverage takes you beneath the surface. From dissecting government tech policies to unveiling the tales of emerging tech leaders, we're writers crafting a narrative that goes beyond the headlines, offering you a deep dive into the intricacies of South Korea's tech terrain.

Part of BeSuccess Media Group:
KoreaTechToday is proud to be a vital part of the BeSuccess Media Group, headquartered in Seoul, South Korea. A spearhead in startup and tech media since 2009, BeSuccess Media Group encompasses eleven brands dedicated to various sectors, including startup and tech news, gaming, travel, products, K-pop, and more. With a diverse team spanning South Korea, India, the U.S., Philippines, Malaysia, and Indonesia, we bring a global perspective to our coverage. Most importantly, beSUCCESS is a Media Enterprise for start-ups and ventures. beSUCCESS introduces great Korean start-ups and ventures to people overseas through our media partners and inspires Korean readers by sharing interesting business ideas and trends from all over the world. Furthermore, beSUCCESS offers actual chances to Korean start-ups and ventures to meet start-ups, ventures and investors including VCs abroad.

Core Team:
James Jung, Founder, CEO,
Meet James Jung, the brains behind KoreaTechToday, flipping the script on what it means to flame up the Korean tech space. He kickstarted the beSUCCESS Media Group, opening the doors for startups with conferences like beGLOBAL Seoul and beGLOBAL Silicon Valley. Running the show with 10 global English media joints including KoreaTechToday, James is the storyteller of the Korean and Asian startup scene. Over the past three years, he has strategically invested in approximately 30 Korean and international startups through the 1 Billion Partners early-stage investment fund. James's approach bridges global audiences with Korean innovation. Beyond which, he introduces Korean products and services to users, investors, and buyers worldwide, thereby playing a pivotal role in promoting cross-cultural exchange and elevating the global impact of Korean startups. And while he's at it, he's not just pushing papers; he's pushing Korean genius to every corner of the globe.

Vallabh Rao, Director
Vallabh Rao, an eminent Marketing, Communications, and Events Professional, currently based in Vilnius, Lithuania, assumes the role of Director at beSUCCESS. With a background steeped in entrepreneurship and over a decade of experience as a Communications Professional, Vallabh has honed his skills in diverse areas such as media, start-ups, business development, and marketing strategy.

Jinju Jeon:
Jinju Jeon, the Vice President and Editor-in-Chief at beSUCCESS, and concurrently serves as the Chief Operating Officer at BEGINNING, a startup-centric project by beSUCCESS. Jinju is a powerhouse professional navigating diverse niches in the media and events industry. With over a decade of hands-on experience, Jinju's skill set spans from social media and event management to new media and entrepreneurship.

At the heart of KoreaTechToday beats a collective pulse of innovation and storytelling, brought to life by our vibrant team of writers, journalists, tech enthusiasts, and creative minds. Each member of our dynamic crew is an expert in crafting narratives that transcend the ordinary, transforming complex tech jargon into engaging stories that resonate with our diverse audience. From uncovering the latest trends in Artificial Intelligence to decoding the mysteries of blockchain, our writers are the architects of insightful content that fuels the curiosity of tech enthusiasts worldwide. KoreaTechToday is a community of dedicated professionals exploring South Korea's tech landscape led by our experienced editorial team. Together, the team is not just observers but active participants in the unfolding narrative of South Korea's tech prowess. Join us on this exhilarating journey, where creativity meets technology, and together, we redefine the future.

Join us on this exciting journey as we unravel the stories shaping the future of technology in South Korea and beyond. Thank you for being a part of the KoreaTechToday community!

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