By: Ellen Chen
My personal identity as an Asian American has always been a personal struggle for me but it disappeared when I started giving back to the community.
As an Asian American born in the city of Odessa, Texas (home of the Permian Panthers featured in Friday Night Lights), I was part of a newly immigrated family that had moved there from Taiwan to try their hands at [...]
APEX congratulates Kevin Tsujihara, first Asian-American named CEO of any major Hollywood studio
Mr. Kevin Tsujihara officially takes the helm of Warner Brothers Studios, March 1, chosen primarily for his unifying leadership ability and industry technology expertise. Since 2005, he served as division President of WB Home Entertainment, where he facilitated its current market dominance in home entertainment products by leading the studio-and perhaps the entire industry- in exploring various platforms to [...]
The application cycle for the 2013 APEX Mentorship Program (AMP) is now open!
AMP is a unique, small-group mentoring program designed to match mentor-mentee pairs with the mission of developing future leaders by helping Asian Pacific Islander Americans (APIA) with professional and personal development. Young professionals and university students are paired with experienced professionals based on common career interests and goals. Throughout the program, mentors and mentees will be [...]
Attention all Premium Members! APEX is excited to announce that we have migrated to a new membership site! We need your help to "go live", though. All of your profile information has been migrated into the new system with the exception of your password. We are asking you to log in, set a new password, and verify that all of your information is correct. Additionally, [...]
APEX is proud to announce the new incoming board for 2013 as we embark on our 20th Year Anniversary. As we continue to bring our members and communities marquee events such as the Youth Olympics, the Mentoring Program, and our Awards Gala, we can't do without our 100% volunteer based board. Please welcome them for yet another amazing year of service!
President: Ellen Chen
Executive Vice President of Programs: Joyce Nakashima
On September 8th, 2012, APEX will hold its annual awards dinner at The Sheraton Los Angeles Downtown Hotel in Los Angeles. Our theme this year is “Empowering the Community. Inspiring Change."
The APEX board and membership have reached unprecedented levels, and we continue to strive for excellence in motivating and empowering individuals to not only give back, but to challenge themselves in reaching new heights in both their personal and [...]
The Asian Professional Exchange (APEX) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-partisan community based organization with multifaceted goals and purposes that are charitable, cultural and educational in nature. Established in 1993, APEX currently boasts an e-community membership of 10,000 members. Contact us