Gushcloud acquires uFluencer Group to form Gushcloud Talent Agency
Gushcloud, Southeast Asia’s leading influencer marketing and media company, announces the acquisition of uFluencer Group, a US-based social media talent management agency managing and representing some of the top influencers and beauty content creators globally, to form Gushcloud Talent Agency (GTA), a division within the company that is dedicated to the management of these social media talents.
“At Gushcloud, we represent some of the largest influencers, content creators and celebrities across Southeast Asia. For a long time, we have been toying around the idea of full talent management and what that will look like. With the inclusion of uFluencer Group and her expertise in managing exclusively some of the world’s largest beauty and parenting influencers and content creators, we are confident to launch Gushcloud Talent Agency in America and in Asia. With our extensive networks of more than 12,000 represented influencers in Southeast Asia and our existing offices in 7 different countries, we are excited to bring this new offering to some of the top influencers and content creators in this region.” said Althea Lim, co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Gushcloud.
“By joining the Gushcloud family, this allows a gateway for some of our top social media talents and their content into Asia. We will be tapping on Gushcloud’s extensive clientele network of global and local brands and agencies to bring more brand deals to our talents. We also hope to manage and work with some of the top social media talents in Asia to establish our position as the world’s leading influencer company.” said Henman.
With the formation of Gushcloud Talent Agency, the company also hopes to provide more opportunities for cross borders collaborations between influencers and content creators. Gushcloud wants to help top Asian influencers and content creators export their content and products to the rest of the world, and vice versa from America to Asia. With new invested resources, Gushcloud Talent Agency will also look at aggressively expanding their current portfolio of exclusively managed social media talents across Asia. Gushcloud Talent Agency will be introducing some of their top social media talents, namely Carli Bybel, Shannon Harris and itsJudysLife at Influence Asia 2017 – Asia’s largest live social media awards show, produced by Gushcloud and hosted by Yello Digital Marketing. This much anticipated biennial award show will be held in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, from 6th – 9th April 2017 and aims to bring together 252 of the region’s top social media influencers and 3000 fans and guests to honour their achievements and professionalism in the influencer industry.