Design firms find new business in the metaverse as Covid-19 drives interest in virtual world

Published Jan 28 2022 at 10:30 AM GMT
  • For over 10 years, Kenny Ng’s Hong Kong design production company Kenal Group hummed along, designing billboards and planning events for a variety of clients.
  • But the Covid-19 outbreak in 2020 threw his business into disarray, forcing Ng, in his 40s, to search for new revenue streams.
  • Much to his surprise, he found his answer in one of technology’s hottest buzzwords: the metaverse.
  • Over a few weeks starting last November, Ng put together a new studio named PanGu, with about 10 designers….



  • Published Jan 28, 2022 10:30 AM GMT