Magazine B – Issue 50: Seoul (2nd Edition)
Magazine B is an ad-less monthly publication that introduces one well-balanced brand unearthed from around the globe in each issue. between its covers, Magazine B not only shares untold stories behind the brand but also its sentiment and culture that any readers interested in brand marketing and management can leaf through with ease.
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Seoul, the capital of Korea and megacity inhabited by 10 million, underwent industrialization and modernization at a miraculous pace following the Korean War. With strong economic footing in the semiconductor and automotive industries, Seoul has cultivated an authentic energy characterized by craft and dynamism, nurturing innovative minds that have come to lead the booming tech and entertainment sectors in the 21st century. This special edition of B covers the city as it has been celebrated globally, what’s happening now, and its unbounded potential through six lifestyle scenes of Seoul’s top creatives.
Kwangho Shin, Editor-in- Chief of Vogue Korea
Lifestyle & Design
Suyong Joh, co-CEO of Kakao Corp. and Publisher of Magazine B
Bumsoo Kim, Senior Vice President, Shinsegae Chosun Hotel INC and F&B Creative Director
Various aspects of change in Seoul captured by international media
Three writers speak on Seoul’s diverse charms, modern architecture, and gentrification
Seoul’s urban ecology explained by Wonsoon Park, the Mayor of Seoul
The urban transportation policy connecting and circulating energy in Seoul
Seoul’s changing status and infrastructure seen through numbers
The layers of time characterizing Seoul’s appearance
The ideal balance of quality and price achieved through Hay’s manufacturing process
DJ Soulscape, producer
Hyejoon Kim, food content director
Coffee, Tea & Dessert
Gukmyeong We, coffee consultant
Books on Seoul curated by Still Books