Tia Lieu

Co-founder | Hot Panda Media

Tia Lieu


Tia Lieu: A Trailblazing Force in Vietnam's Entertainment and Nightlife Scene

Tia Lieu stands tall as one of Vietnam's most devoted and high-profile executives in the entertainment and nightlife industries.

As the co-founder of Hot Panda Media, Tia has been instrumental in establishing the company as a leading entertainment powerhouse in Vietnam. Hot Panda Media's diverse portfolio includes a talent booking agency, music distribution, music label, and artist management. Under her guidance, the company has bridged the gap between Vietnam and the global music market, bringing renowned artists like Blue, MEDUZA, DJ HYO, and others to the country's top venues. Additionally, Tia's influence extends to Hoang An Nhien Group, the largest nightlife group in Vietnam boasting over 15 outlets across major cities in Vietnam, where she’s been holding the position of Co-owner & Event Director.

As a co-owner and Event Director of the iconic nightclub and live venue, 1900 LE THEATRE, located at the heart of Hanoi, Tia has contributed to its international recognition. The club achieved an impressive #40 ranking in DJ Mag's Top 100 Clubs 2023, previously ranking at #46, #52, and #68 in 2022, 2021, and 2019, respectively. Through her efforts, 1900 has successfully hosted the club’s signature event series Roadtrip to 1900, featuring over 70 world-renowned DJs such as Diplo, Dillon Francis, Tchami, Malaa, and many others.

Tia Lieu's remarkable ability to build and maintain strong relationships has been the foundation for forging partnerships with prestigious entities like Boiler Room, Ultra Japan, Creamfields, amongst numerous international music and event brands.

Beyond her extensive work in entertainment and nightlife, Tia Lieu also serves as the Director of Public Relations at BEATVN, a dominant digital media company that unites a vast collective of communities across Vietnam, comprising an impressive 38 million regular members and users nationwide.


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