In reaction to recent dating rumors surrounding BTS member V, a representative from HYBE Labels spoke out on October 14. BTS’s V was publicly observed by many netizens after attending the VVIP preview event for the ‘Korea International Art Fair (KIAF) 2021’ opening, as previously reported.
It was then revealed that V was accompanied on this day by the chairman of the board at ‘Paradise Group’, Choi Yoon Jung, also the wife of the ‘Paradise Group’ president Phillip Jeon. The couple’s daughter was also seen at the event with V and chairman Choi.
Sleuthing netizens went on to raise speculations that a bracelet V often wears is in fact a brand launched by the ‘Paradise Group’ president daughter.
However, when the rumors began spreading rapidly via various online communities, a representative of HYBE Labels stepped up to clarify, “V and the family of chairman Choi Yoon Jung are only acquaintances, the dating rumors are not true.”
Meanwhile, ‘Paradise Group’ is a South Korean conglomerate best known for its ‘Paradise City’ hotel and resort chains.