National Book Store: The Huddle Room For Kris Aquino

The Native Advertising Institute just announced that THE HUDDLE ROOM has won a Bronze in the 2017 Native Advertising Award for the category Best Use of Influencer for their National Book Store “Kris Faves and Finds” campaign featuring Kris Aquino. Kris Aquino herself shared the good news via her social media page: https://www.facebook.com/RealKrisAquino/photos/a.1731864473798947.1073741830.1717585235226871/1923217251330334/?type=3&theater

MoneyGram Idol Awardees: Hard Work And A Helping Hand

Earlier this year, MoneyGram launched a search for nine MoneyGram Idol Awardees, designed to find and pay tribute to modern Filipino heroes, the Overseas Filipino Workers, or ‘OFWs’, and their families. Many OFW stories involve hard work, sacrifice, and an enduring love for those they leave behind. Jade Caolaljo’s story, however, stands out. While most…

Education Technology Startup Frontlearners Inc. Hailed As Top Seed In ASEAN-Wide Pitch Competition On Disaster Preparedness

Local education technology startup Frontlearners Inc. emerged as the winner at STARTUPS TO THE RESQUE during the Slingshot ASEAN 2017 where 20 out of 140 entries of the different startups from Southeast Asia participated in a pitch battle centered around disaster preparedness and resilient recovery. Hailed as top seed, Frontlearners provides students with an e-learning…

Samsung Philippines Continues World Wildlife Fund Support To Help Rehabilitate The Ipo Watershed

Samsung Electronics Philippines Corporation employees recently participated in a rehabilitation program for the Ipo Watershed in Norzagaray, Bulacan. The project was an initiative under Love and Care, the annual employee volunteer program for the tech giant’s subsidiaries in the Southeast Asia and Oceania region. Love and Care began in 2015 with an outreach program for…

Pru Life UK Advocates Financial Literacy Anew With Fourth Cha-Ching Conference

British life insurer Pru Life UK reinforced its advocacy on financial literacy at the Fourth Cha-Ching Educators’ Conference on Financial Literacy, recently held at the I’M Hotel in Makati. Themed “Scaling faster and raising financial literacy to new heights,” the two-day conference included workshops and presentations aimed at further developing the financial literacy knowledge of…

Goldilocks Launched First Kabuhayan Bakery In Lobo, Batangas

The Verde Island Passage (VIP) in Lobo, Batangas has the highest concentration of shorefish species in the world. This area, which is famous worldwide as the “Center of Global Shorefish Biodiversity,” is, unfortunately, in grave danger due to excessive mining. Most of the residents in the surrounding barangays get their livelihood from small-scale mining and…