Hikvision's Dream of Branded Business

Author: John Honovich, Published on Aug 26, 2009

Further evidence of large Chinese companies drive to develop their own branded business and compete head to head against large Western companies from ASMAG's China Security CEO Summit.

Specifically, HikVision, one of the largest Chinese manufacturers, discussed how they were inspired by Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech to become more than an OEM. Setting aside the obvious cultural insensitivities of comparing one's business goals to the civil rights movement, their point demonstrates the depth of their commitment.

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