At Phoenix Media, we’re excited to share the news of a new partnership we have agreed with Pearson Education. More information in our Press Release below;

Bangkok, Thailand – March 12, 2024 – Phoenix Media, a respected B2B services provider in Thailand, announced a strategic partnership with British-based Pearson, a global leader in education. This collaboration aims to enhance English language proficiency in Thailand’s corporate sector through Pearson’s Versant English tests and Mondly Business language learning solutions.

The partnership leverages Phoenix Media’s extensive experience operating in Thailand’s B2B marketplace, strong ties with the British Chamber of Commerce, and multilingual technical support capabilities. By combining these strengths with Pearson’s globally recognised language learning solutions, the companies seek to address the growing demand for improved English skills in Thai workplaces.

“I was already a fan of the Mondly language app, and along with the recent studies showing the current English proficiency in Thailand, I think this partnership has come at the perfect time,” said Robert Wee, Partner at Phoenix Media. “We are excited to join forces with Pearson and contribute to the Thai government’s efforts to enhance English language education nationwide”

The Versant English tests, certified by Pearson and trusted by businesses, governments, and universities, provide accurate assessments of English communication skills across corporations and industries. Complementing these online assessments, the Mondly Business language app offers engaging, personalised language training tailored to professional contexts, enabling employees to develop practical English proficiency effectively.

Phoenix Media has appointed Jina Phenix, who has over 10 years of experience at the British Chamber of Commerce in Thailand, to spearhead this initiative. Jina was recently awarded a British Empire Medal for her services to British Nationals in Thailand during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jina and Jantima

 

We are delighted to partner with Phoenix Media and leverage their deep local expertise to expand our reach in Thailand’s corporate sector,” said David Lyons, Vice President of Pearson English Language Learning, Asia. “Together, we are committed to empowering Thai professionals with the English language skills necessary to thrive in today’s global business landscape.”

The partnership between Phoenix Media and Pearson underscores both companies’ dedication to fostering a skilled and competitive workforce in Thailand through innovative language learning and technological solutions.

About Phoenix Media

Phoenix Media is a leading B2B services provider in Thailand, established in 2016. With strong ties to the British Chamber of Commerce and a multilingual technical support team, the company is well-positioned to understand and cater to the unique needs of businesses operating in Thailand.

About Pearson

Pearson is one of the world’s largest learning companies, serving learners of all ages around the globe. We combine world-class educational content and assessment, powered by services and technology, to enable more effective teaching and personalised learning at scale.

  • Published on : Wednesday March 27, 2024

About the author

As the managing partner for Phoenix Media, Rob brings over 10 years’ experience in digital marketing and running successful agencies in the UK, Australia and Thailand. Starting in a sales role he has covered all aspects of the agency from sales and service to technical ad operations. Reach him directly on rob@phoenixmedia.co.th

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