Saturday, September 26, 2009
The Minister of Health, Professor Chen Zhu; the Secretary for Food and Health, Dr York Chow; Hospital Authority (HA) Chairman, Mr Anthony Wu; and HA Chief Executive, Mr Shane Solomon, were joined by over 200 community partners, patient group representatives and staff members of the HA Head Office and the seven hospital clusters today (September 20) to witness the launch of a new era for the "Vision, Mission and Values" (VMV) of the Authority. The Launch Ceremony of HA's New Service Culture was held at the HA Building this morning.Addressing at the ceremony, Mr Wu remarked that the old "VMV" were devised some 18 years ago. "With the progression of society and changing community expectation towards HA, we need to refresh a new service culture and consolidate it in our daily work to meet the needs of patients today." Mr Wu in particular expressed his heartfelt thanks to Professor Chen for pledging his support for HA by officiating at the Launch Ceremony following a Stone Laying Ceremony at Tseung Kwan O Hospital in the same morning.
Sunday, September 20, 2009
Tuesday, September 15, 2009
TOY2R announces the WE AIN'T PLASTIC Qee Exhibit being held in Lincoln, Nebraska USA on October 2nd. 2009 (6-11pm)
Over 40 artist from the Lincoln and Omaha area are submitting customized 8" DIY Qees for this exhibit celebrating the first anniversary of the TOY2R US division. This event will showcase some of the hottest design talent in the Midwest area and will serve as the launch for the 2010 Qee Worldwide Tour which celebrates the 15th Anniversary of TOY2R!
In addition, special guest artists are submitting original Qee customs from across the country, including Jay222's Twin 16" Qee creation, Pablo y Francisco!
TOY2R will be showcasing some of their newest releases and some surprises, not to be missed!
The event will be held at The Public (11th and O St. inside The Black Market). DJ Nost and DJ Trinidad will be battling it out. There will also be lots of free giveaways and special door prizes - so don't miss
Pocket Wookie, Jason Buchner, Donovan Beery, Robot Luv, Suzanne Holzworth, Bennett Holzworth, Ryan Holt, Jeremie Memming, Brandon Miller, MISS CAKE, Paul Berkbigler, Nicole Gusafsson, Eric Nyffeler, Jen Lukas-Landis, Ben Swift, Nolan Tredway, Adam White, Nick Wieser, Jack Irons, Tyson Schaffert, Nate Voss, Steve Gordon, Dan Moore, Patrick Bradley, Jeff Bockoven, Peter Worth, DreamTree Toys, NORM4EVA, Oakley Jason, Zeljka Hassler, Pete Lochren, Deb Lee Toth, Mike Rudolf, Zac Burton, Ken Kavanaugh, Sarah Calico, Adam Nielsen, Aaron Peterson, Dave Nelson, Michael Neilsen, Rugger Holmes, and Brook Taylor.
Special Guest Artist Include:
Jan Huling, Jay222, Reactor 88, Josh F+ Pearce, Charley Friedman, Atypical, and Tony DePew
The Event is Sponsored by Local Hero, Dream Tree Toys, and the Blue Orchid Restaurant.
Catch up on all the news including the "tagging of Lincoln" on the WE AIN'T PLASTIC website - our join the fan page on FACEBOOK for updates and special sneak peeks of the customs.
Wednesday, September 9, 2009
In collaboration with Lionsgate, TOY2R has put together an "inspired by" assortment based on the look, theme and classic moments from Quentin Tarantino's debut 1992 film, Reservoir Dogs.
In celebration of this milestone movie and in honor of Tarantino's current box office hit, Inglourious Basterds, TOY2R is proud to release this Qee Collection. First up are the 2.5" Qees - a 25pc blind box collection. From Mr. Black to Mr. White - the gang is all here!
Also available are Mr. Black, Mr. Brown, and Mr. White in 8" Qee form. Window boxed and ready for display. All of the Qee Reservoir Dog figures are available for delivery now, contact The Apex Trading Company for info on preordering this hot collection from USA! firstname.lastname@example.org