Prominent Asian direct selling company, QNET is hosting a five-day global convention bringing together around 13,000 entrepreneurs from Africa and around the world to the island state of Penang in Malaysia.
The high energy convention will see distributors of QNET from more than 30 countries converge at the Subterranean Penang International Conference & Exhibition Centre (SPICE) in Bayan Baru, Penang, Malaysia.
The opening ceremony was graced by Yang Berhormat Professor Dr. P. Ramasamy, Deputy Chief Minister II of Penang, Executive Chairman of QI Group, Dato Sri Vijay Eswaran and Deputy Chairman, Joseph Bismark. Also present were Cissé Ibrahim Sory, General Manager of Guinea Microfinance Agency ANAMIF, and several other prominent international business partners of QNET from Africa, and other parts of the world.
The event billed as V-Malaysia 2019 is being held in Penang for the sixth consecutive year. Customers and distributors from QNET’s key regional markets in Middle East, Central Asia, Africa, the Indian sub-continent, Indonesia and Malaysia are attending this year’s convention.
The 5-day convention will include a series of training programs, motivational speeches, unveiling of brand-new lifestyle products of QNET, and entertainment events. A key attraction this year is the QNET Carnival which showcases over 50 brands of QNET products in one of the biggest exhibitions ever held by the company.
In his speech, the Deputy Chief Minister II of Penang extended his thanks to QNET for coming to Penang for the sixth consecutive year and holding such a huge convention for five days.
“I would like to emphasis that Penang is well-known for its entrepreneurial spirit and for having created entrepreneurs for many generations in this country. I am very confident that QNET will help inspire the entrepreneurs of today become an instrument of change tomorrow,” said Dr. P. Ramasamy to the thunderous applause of the QNET distributors from around the globe.
QNET’s Chief Executive Officer, Malou Caluza said: “Events like the V-Convention give us an opportunity to serve our distributors and allow them to experience us at close quarters. We have brought in around 250 staff from all over the world to support us at this convention and give our participants an unparalleled experience. It is also a great platform to celebrate the spirit of entrepreneurship that direct selling companies like QNET spark in millions of people across the globe, enabling them to improve their lives and contribute to their communities.”
Adding to that, M. Biram Fall, QNET General Manager for Sub-Saharan Africa said: “V-Malaysia follows the highly successful 2019 QNET Expo season titled Absolute Living, in line with the direct selling company’s principles and RYTHM–Raise Yourself to Help Mankind – philosophy held every year in different countries around the world with the aim of showcasing its products and services on the ground that kick started 2019 edition in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania last month, then moved to Kumasi, Ghana and later in other African countries.
QNET, the flagship subsidiary of the QI Group of Companies, retails a variety of products for wellness, personal care and beauty, holidays, home care and e-learning courses among others that enhance the everyday lives of its customers around the world. It was ranked as one of the 100 Solid Top MLM Companies for 2018 by Direct Selling news portal, Business for Home. Last year, QNET was awarded the e-Commerce Company of the year by the Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility, West Africa.