S.M.I.L.E Specialist Consultant
As an influential Advocate Marketing Specialist, Apple Allison believes that Young Marketers have the power to shape not only the future of the company but their communities.
She uses her insightful experiences in communication, marketing, and positive psychology to spark social action on Sustainable Development Goals, nurtures positive impact in the community and delivers result-oriented innovations for independent homegrown brands in Asia.
Utilizing her expertise in creative education, executive coaching, and personal branding, Apple Allison educates and empowers the youth with relevant knowledge and skills to be competent and globally competitive in their chosen career.
She has been commissioned as one of Goodwill Young Ambassadors for Japan-ASEAN, an advocate of UN Global Goals and a member of the prestigious Markrprof Young Marketing Leaders. United World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) featured her as one of the young women in tourism for advancing industry with the use of technology and optimistic thought-leadership. She's also one of the most energetic speakers for international events and conventions having been invited to different parts of Asia to share her valuable independent insights.
An alumna of Asian Institute of Management School of Executive Education on Designing and Developing Sustainable Tourism and Bachelor of Arts in Communication of Ateneo de Naga University Philippines, she’s currently semi-based in Malaysia where she focuses on empowering ASEAN tourism-related enterprises and local communities through marketing, technology, and human capacity building. She has National Certificates on Tourism Promotions (II) and Events Management Services (NCIII) as well as a Certified Blog and Social Media Entrepreneur, Certified Branding and Influencer Marketing Specialist, and Certified Digital Marketer.
Apple Allison attended the Competitive Strategy MBA session at the Asia School of Business in partnership with MIT. Her most recent international Continuing Professional Development activities include Positive Psychology and master classes on Human Design Thinking, Influencers Marketing, Disruptive Entrepreneurship, User Journey Mapping, Surviving the Digital Tsunami, Lean Innovation Framework and Innovation Catalyst Application under the MAGIC Academy of the Malaysian Global Innovation and Creativity Centre in Cyberjaya, a global tech hub in Asia. As an inclusive growth advocate, Apple Allison perseveres in pursuing her purposeful passion projects which aim to assist MSMEs and social enterprises in Asia to embrace the transformation economy.