Like the Energizer Bunny, Cityneon’s Ron Tan surmounts setbacks, creates a niche, and goes on and on

SINGAPORE (Oct 14): It was during the 2008 global financial crisis, and Ron Tan was in between jobs. One day, while browsing at Kinokuniya bookstore, he chanced upon a copy of the autobiography of Guy Laliberté, co-founder of the renowned Canadian circus troupe Cirque du Soleil.

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