Jason Yap


Travelzoo Asia Pacific

With extensive experience in media and general management, Jason Yap is responsible for the overall business operations of Travelzoo in the Asia Pacific markets, including Australia, China, Hong Kong, Japan and Taiwan. Under Jason’s leadership, Travelzoo Asia Pacific has grown into a multimillion dollar business, serving an audience of more than three million loyal subscribers, with six editions of the Travelzoo media publications. Travelzoo Asia Pacific is a licensee of Travelzoo Inc. (NASDAQ: TZOO). Prior to joining Travelzoo Asia Pacific in 2007, Jason held several senior management positions at the STAR Group Ltd., a subsidiary of News Corp. Inc. His latest role at STAR was Vice President, Mobile Content and Marketing where he spearheaded its Mobile Division, and was instrumental in the packaging and distribution of mobile television content to Shanghai Media Group. During his tenure at STAR, he also served as a consultant for STAR’s Indonesian joint venture, and held the role of Vice President, Advertising Sales for STAR Taiwan. Jason joined STAR in 2001, where he was appointed Vice President, Integrated Marketing, to support its businesses in SE Asia, Hong Kong, China and the Middle East. Jason started his career at Media Corporation of Singapore, a government funded broadcasting company. He was then brought to work from Singapore to Hong Kong while serving at Turner Broadcasting Systems. Jason completed an Advanced Management Program with Harvard Business School in 2010. He is now based in Hong Kong with his wife and two daughters.