Ocean Butterflies International

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Ocean Butterflies International
Type Music label, Music Publishing & entertainment company
Industry Music and entertainment business
Founded 1986
Founder(s) Billy Koh, Colin Goh, Ng Guan Seng, Koh Nam Seng and Teo Kay Kiong
Headquarters Beijing, China
Area served Singapore, Taiwan, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Mainland China, United States
Key people Billy Koh (Founder and CEO)
Benson Liu (COO)
Colin Goh (Founder and Singapore Managing Director)
Benny Bi (President of China)
Eric Lin (Share Holder)
Dixon Oi (Malaysia Managing Director)
Ken Lim (Taiwan General Manager)
Ivy Peh (Touch Music Publishing General Manager)
Products Music labels, Music Publishing & artist training, events
Revenue 30,000,000 USD
Employees 120
Website Ocean Butterflies International

Ocean Butterflies International (Chinese: 海蝶國際集團) is an independent Asian music and entertainment company specialize in Chinese-Pop (C-Pop). Founded in 1986, it operates in six regions: Mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia and United States.

History[edit]

In 1986, Ocean Butterflies was founded in Singapore as Ocean Butterflies Production Pte Ltd. In 1990, Ocean Butterflies expanded into music production and in record and singles production for artists from Taiwan, Hong Kong and Malaysia. In 2007, IDG (International Data Group), SIG (Susquehanna International Group) & Accel Partners invested in the company to set up Ocean Butterflies International.

Enterprises[edit]

Ocean Butterflies International comprises 5 major enterprises
  • Ocean Butterflies Music: music label, artiste management, music production, concert organizer, marketing and distribution network
  • Touch Music Publishing: administrates world wide songs and songwriters
  • Ocean Butterflies Technology: on-line, mobile digital music platform, digital/mobile distribution and licensing network.
  • Music Forest: music schools and artist training in C-pop market in Singapore, Malaysia and mainland China.
  • Ocean Butterflies Communications: product branding, marketing and event organization

Touch Music Publishing[edit]

Touch Music Publishing handles the administration and licensing of songs for Ocean Butterflies Music. In 2011 Touch Music Publishing began licensing production music outside of its pop music catalogue. Touch Music Publishing is a member of MPS and Composers & Authors Society of Singapore (COMPASS, http://www.compass.org.sg/cIndex13.aspx).

Subsidiaries[edit]

Mainland China[edit]

  • Ocean Butterflies Music Co Ltd, Beijing
  • Touch Music Publishing Co Ltd, Beijing
  • Music Forest (Beijing) Co Ltd
  • Ocean Butterflies Times Digi-Tech (Beijing) Co. Ltd
  • Ocean Butterflies Times Advertisement Co. Ltd, Beijing
  • Ocean Butterflies Distribution Co Ltd, Guangdong

Taiwan[edit]

  • Ocean Butterflies Music Co Ltd
  • Yellow Records Co Ltd (defunct)
  • Touch Music Publishing Co Ltd

Hong Kong[edit]

  • Ocean Butterflies Music (HK) Ltd
  • Touch Music Publishing (HK) Ltd

Singapore[edit]

  • Ocean Butterflies Music Pte Ltd
  • Touch Music Publishing Pte Ltd
  • OB Forest Music Pte Ltd

Malaysia[edit]

  • Halo Music (M) Sdn Bhd
  • Touch Music Publishing (M) Sdn Bhd
  • Halo Forest Sdn Bhd

Current roster[edit]

Singapore[edit]

Taiwan[edit]

Malaysia[edit]

China[edit]

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