My Reading Room wins prestigious MPAS award


On 26 September, the Media Publishers Association of Singapore (MPAS) recognised the achievements, best practices and top talents of Singapore’s Magazine Publishing Industry at the MPAS Awards Gala 2017.  We would like to thank MPAS for organising this amazing event and for their commitment towards supporting Media Publishers.


“We are extremely proud to announce that My Reading Room received the award for the Technology Innovation of the Year!”

In a short acknowledgement speech, Olaf Kwakman co-founder of My Reading Room, highlighted the importance of innovation and cooperation for the media industry. “We sincerely thank SPH Magazines for the boundless cooperation and we would like to invite everyone to embrace cooperation.” And “We can support the publishing industry to do amazing things online.”


The award is a recognition by the media industry that change is desperately needed and cooperative online business models are the right way forward. 


My Reading Room is an online platform, developed by MagBe, co-founded by Herre Roelevink and Olaf Kwakman, comprising of a website and mobile application featuring articles from SPH Magazines. Combining the content of magazines like Her World, Torque, Women’s Weekly, Young Parents, Men’s Health, Peak and many more, My Reading Room allows users to read individual articles across different magazines without the need to buy the whole magazine.
Feel free to check it out at or download the app from the App Store or Google Play.