TSol presented the Fouth Edition of Mind Over Matter - Hong Kong Corporate Quiz on 25th January, 2018 at KPMG, Hong Kong.
A fabulous evening at the Quiz with the best ever turnout! 24 teams competed for the bragging rights to be called the Best Corporate Teams! We had our regular teams back and a host of new teams from PCCW Solutions, Peak Re, Pearl Global Fashions, IFC, BNPP Global Markets, Robert Half and Philips Lighting.
An invigorating start to the evening with Life Imitates Art brought out the fun and creative side of the participants. The most creative team name was won by State Bank of India with their tag of “The Has-beens and Never Were” and they won vouchers from Bindaas.
SUMMARY OF THE EVENT:
9 rounds in the preliminary saw high energy and took the regulars Dotards with Big Buttons (ASIFMA), The Quiztal Maze (KPMG), Victorious Secret (HSBC), Raging Bulls (BAML) and rookie team The Whirled Blanc (IFC) to the finals. The Fast Jedi were the Close finalist and they won Skullcandy Strum Headphones.
Thanks to the sponsors, Skullcandy, Philips Lighting, Playdium VR, Fotool, Bindaas, Dining Concepts - Mamasan, Crown Wine Cellar & Aberdeen Street Social, exciting prizes for the Round winners were won by A team has no name (Citibank), Raging Bulls(BAML), Bright Lights (Philips) & Raging Bulls (BAML) & & Victorious Secret (HSBC) & Spock’s Army (KPMG), Dotards with Big Buttons (ASIFMA), The Fast Jedi (Mind Group), The Whirled Blanc (IFC), SC Quizologists (Std Chtd), The Quiztal Maze (KPMG), Quizzical (Capco) & Victorious Secret (HSBC).
After a tightly fought finals including a Buzzer round, 2017 winners, ASIFMA (Dotards with Big Buttons) emerged as Winners in 2018 too and get bragging rights as the Best Corporate Minds and won Junk voucher from Crown Relocations. The Quiztal Maze (KPMG) were the first runner up and they won Coravin sets. Victorious Secret (HSBC) were second runner up and won Wine bottles from Montrose Wines.
Audience questions saw the participants in full flow winning prizes from La Paloma, Alto, Slide On 79, Frites and LPQ.
Thanks to all participants for being full-on engaged and competitive and livening up the evening. Special thanks to Laura & Chanty for for creating a magical and fun evening for all of us. Thanks to all our volunteers who supported us.
We had Touchable supporting us with the Technology and AV. FAB & UHG provided a splendid fare to whet the appetites. Beer from Peroni and Wines from Golden Gate Wines kept everyone hydrated, Coffee/tea, Selections of muffins, scones, brownies, granola bars from LPQ added to the experience. And Boozy Baker added the jazz with their Cocktail cupcakes!
We are grateful to various people who have Championed our idea, talked about us to others, opened doors and made connections for us, giving scale to this event. We are specially indebted to the Indian Chamber of Commerce, Hong Kong for being our Founding Sponsors, KPMG and Karan Talwar for providing a spectacular backdrop by being our Venue Sponsors and Jet Airways for being our Airline Partner of choice.