Kenny Cheong, the Managing Director of Hwajing Travel & Tours, is an influential figure in the industry with more than 25 years of experience. In 2001, he acquired Hwajing Travel & Tours and carried out a thorough overhaul and restructuring process.
From 2011 to 2017, Hwajing Travel and Tours achieved several outstanding achievements, including becoming the first travel agency to ever charter an ocean cruise in the region and initiating the first ever Islamic Cruise Tour. In the process, Cheong has also taken on a key role in promoting Malaysia's cruise travel through media familiarisation trips, magazine shoots on cruise ships and more.
His efforts in promoting the cruise industry have led Hwajing Travel & Tours to become one of the leading cruise agencies in the Malaysian Cruise Industry. The company has also continuously been named the winner of Star Cruises Million Dollar Award and was given the Top 10 Best Performance Agent Award for five consecutive years from 2011 to 2015.