PROFILE OF THE FOUNDER

Profile

  • 2016President of Korean Sport & Olympic Committee
  • 2015~2016President of Korea Council of Sport for All
  • 2014~PresentBWF Honorary Life Vice-President
  • 2008~PresentChairman and Founder of Bong-ahm Educational Foundation
  • 2008~2012.02President of Korea Scout Association
  • 2007~Present Chairman and Founder of World Youth and Culture Foundation
  • 2006 Chairman of the Organizing Committee for the 38th World Scout Conference and 10th World Scout Youth Forum
  • 2006 Completed Wharton KMA CEO institute Program
  • 2005~2013.5President of Badminton World Federation
  • 2004Honorary Ph.D in Physical Education from Korea National Sport University
  • 2003~2005.7President of Asia Badminton Confederation
  • 2003~2009.1President of Korea Badminton Association
  • 2001Chairman of Daekyo Group
  • 2000Honorary Ph. D in Business Management from Konkuk University
  • 1999 Completed Advanced Business Management Program In Yonsei University Gradate School of Communications
  • 1998Completed Advanced Management Program of Sogang University
  • 1995Completed Advanced Management Program of KAIST
  • 1992~2014Chairman of Daekyo Culture Foundation(Honorary Chairman of Daekyo Culture Foundation)
  • 1992Completed Advanced Management Program of Korea University
  • 1990Completed Advanced Management Program of Seoul National University
  • 1987Graduated from Yonsei University Graduate School of Education
  • 1975Established Jong Am Learning Institute for Children (Former Daekyo Inc.)
  • 1972Graduated from Konkuk University

Award

  • 2015.11.14 Lifetime Achievement Award from Korean Sculptor’s Association
  • 2012.01.08 Awarded Kiggi Medal from Scout Association of Japan
  • 2009.01.29 Award from the ‘Advanced Management Program’ of the Seoul National University
  • JAN. 25, 2008The Right Educator Awards for 2008
  • DEC. 5, 20055th Laudable Korean Award From the Journalist Association
  • MAR. 3, 2005Business Leader of Award from Management Association
  • OCT. 20, 2004Ok-kwan-jang, Cultural Medal of Honor From the Ministry of Culture & Tourism
  • DEC. 12, 2003Laudable Konkuk Fellow of the Year
  • DEC. 3, 20032003 Laudable ROTCian Award
  • MAY 15, 1995Man of Merit Recognition from the President of Korea