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Event Info: 

After a nine-month hiatus, we're finally ready to bring back the First Tuesday event for T-Birds in Shanghai!  We want to welcome the first graduating class of the Master of Applied Leadership and Management (MALM) conducted in Mandarin and recent alumn returnees to China.  For this event, Michael Oviedo 14', China Country Manager of PCGS International, will talk about the collectibles business.  As part of his sharing, you are welcome to bring any collectibles, old coins, and memorabilia, and Michael will share his thoughts on its history and potential value!  The person who brings the oldest and rarest collectible will win a special prize from PCGS!

The event will be held on Sept 6th, 7 pm at Crush Wine & Bistro. Located across from Shankang Li at 819 Shanxi Rd North (陕西北路819号). There's a special burger and drink offer as well as an additional happy hour menu also.  Look to see everyone there!

Speaker Info:

Michael Oviedo, China Country Manager of PCGS International

Michael obtained both an MA in Philosophy from Texas A&M University (2008) and an MBA from the Thunderbird School of Global Management (2014). Since 2019, Michael has worked for Collectors, the market leader for sports card, video game, and numismatics grading and authentication. At Collectors, Michael oversees all Asia business for the company’s numismatics division, Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS). Since 2022, Michael has also become the China Country Manager for Professional Sports Authority (PSA) and has spearheaded the division’s market entry and the Shanghai office’s transition towards evolving into Collectors China. Outside of work, Michael is passionate about teaching his children about trading cards and collecting vintage soccer stickers/cards, particularly pre-1966 Italian editions and British editions between 1951 and 1979.

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Venue
Crush Wine & Bistro
Contact Email
william.zhu@thunderbird.asuep.org
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