24AffiliationKwang Myeong City

In July 2010 and in July 2014, Yang, Ki-dae was elected as a 16th and 17th Gwangmyeong Mayor, respectively. He is a graduate of Jeonju Highschool and graduated Seoul National University. He also has written several books about Gwangmyeong City and received several awards from various media. These include being selected as the most influential CEO by Josun Ilbo newspaper and as the most dedicated person within Korean Economy by Maeil Business News.