Meet Business Queen and Beauty Queen, Marilyn Choy!
Awards and different Achievements:
Mrs. Classique Globe 2020
Mrs. Globe Best Family Values Award
Bay Area Metro Radio-Most Virtuous Mother Award 2015
Sing Tao YouTube TV – 2021 Chinese New Year Greetings
Chinatown Community Development Center – Saving Chinatown Singing Program
Self Help for the Elderly San Francisco – Charity Halloween Costume Party and
ON LOK – Senior Care Center San Francisco – Charity Fashion Show
Asian American Cancer Support Network – Hat Walk Charity Fashion Show
San Francisco Chinese Newcomers Service Center – Charity Concert and Fashion Show
Oakland Lions Club – Sponsored Charity Singing and Appearance
Stop Asian Hate Campaign – Recording a music known as WE ARE ONE for Sony National
I’m Malaysian Chinese and my hometown is Penang, Malaysia. I used to be born right into a poor household with 5 siblings. When I used to be born, my mother and father have been pondering of giving me up for adoption. My eldest sister stopped them and gave up her training at solely ten years outdated so as to increase me herself. She sacrificed every thing and instilled a lot loving kindness in me.
She taught me tips on how to love unconditionally and impressed me to present again to society. If it wasnt for her, I wouldnt be the person who I’m at the moment. She handed away in 2011 from most cancers however she nonetheless lives on in my coronary heart.
Although Ill by no means be capable to totally repay her, I carry her torch and attempt to be the sort and compassionate individual that she taught me to be. I maintain myself to the very best requirements of integrity, credibility, honesty and empathy.
My husband, Phillip Choy, is a big a part of my life. Two years after we met in 1980, I immigrated to the United States. He has been my largest supporter for the reason that very starting, and was by my facet for the total period of pageant week.
He was graciously awarded the Mrs. Globe Husband of the Year Award, and deserves each a part of it. I even have one loving son (and private chef), Christopher, who just lately graduated from legislation faculty.
I’ve developed a outstanding profession and popularity as a Finance Manager at Mercedes-Benz, and possess greater than 20 years value of trade expertise. My most notable abilities are in negotiation, enterprise planning, teaching, and gross sales.
My hobbies embrace internet hosting energetic gatherings for pals and household, singing, inside adorning and cooking. Im additionally very keen about volunteering for charity and giving again to my area people.
Id like to finish this brief introduction by sharing with you my private philosophy: We must be grateful and attempt to be a greater human being by radiating loving kindness every and day by day. Live on a regular basis like it’s your final, and don’t have any regrets.
MIHM-Tell us slightly bit about you, the place are you from and what impressed you to pursue a profession within the negotiation, enterprise planning, teaching, gross sales and magnificence fields?
MC-I’m from Penang, Malaysia however have lived in Berkeley, California for over 30 years (see my Biography).
MIHM-You have a outstanding profession as a Finance Manager at Mercedes-Benz. Tell us extra.
MC-I’m a Finance Manager at Mercedes Benz for 10 years. and in the identical subject for over 20 years (see my LinkedIn).
MIHM-You help and do a whole lot of volunteering for charity and giving again to the neighborhood. Tell us extra about this.
MC-I’m very blessed and honored to have the ability to carry my beloved sister’s torch by giving again to society. Be compassionate and attempt to be a greater human each single day.
MIHM-If you can work with any person you admire, superstar, politician, musician, chief or anyone else who wouldn’t it be and why?
MC-I at all times admired OPRAH WINFREY from the very first time she did her present. She will not be solely a strong girl however she is sort of a goddess of MANKIND.
She is my function mannequin and my inspiration to have the ability to dream BIG and give again a lot to the WORLD.
In truth, I emailed her for an unattainable dream to be interviewed by her after I used to be Crowned Mrs. Classique Globe 2020. Of course, it might be a miracle and dream come true for me if that ever occurs.
MIHM-You are Mrs. Classique Globe 2020 and Mrs. Globe Best Family Values Award. Tell us about that have.
MC-I used to be scouted by Mrs. Globe group by way of Facebook to affix the Pageant in 2020 (Please see my interview on YOUTUBE IN HER OWN CROWN)
MIHM- How are you coping with the quarantine and present pandemic?
MC-With the Pandemic, it definitely affected the world with hardships and many unhappy households who’ve misplaced their family members. I’m very blessed in a manner that my window of alternative opened up and allowed me to affix the Pageant regardless of of COVID
We adopted protocol and practiced social distancing with strict measures and have been capable of keep protected and wholesome (see my interview with P.O.W.E.R Membership Club on Pageantry regardless of of COVID).
MIHM-Define what success means to you?
MC-SUCCESS is while you achieved what your targets have been, It means you place your coronary heart and soul in it and do it with ardour not taking the trail of least resistance however opening your self to new challenges that allow you to develop and develop mentally, spiritually and professionally. Goals equals success and by attaining your targets you generally is a profitable human being.
MIHM-How can folks attain you, do you could have social media, web site, and so on.
MC-My web site: marilyn.choy.com
Facebook and LinkedIn: Marilyn Choy