SMDC | Investing in the Time of Covid-19

Overseas Filipino, Filipino expat, Filipino overseas community leader. There are many things we may call Ben Lebig, Jr., yet when you meet him, albeit virtually, his humility and spirit will immediately win your respect. Ben is a family man, an executive with oil giant Chevron, an entrepreneur, an advocate, and a happy SM Development Corporation…

Voices of Hope shed light to Cancer Game Plan 2.0

“Over 140,000 Filipinos were diagnosed with cancer in 2018, with around 86,000 deaths recorded.” These were the statistics presented by Dr. Buenaventura Ramos Jr., President of the Philippine Society of Medical Oncology (PSMO), gleaned from the World Health Organization’s Global Cancer Observatory (GCO), to kick off an insightful and spirited discussion on battling cancer in…

Ivana Alawi is the new Tanduay Calendar Girl

  Actress and model Ivana Alawi joins the growing Tanduay family as the brand’s newest calendar girl. “Ivana embodies the modern calendar girl — someone who’s strong, hardworking, and has a heart for helping others. She also knows when to relax and have a good time with friends and family. We gladly welcome her here…

“2020” Agents of Change: 10 Artists Supporting Artists

Art enthusiasts Giorgio Guglielmino and Hugo Bunzl in partnership with The Drawing Room, launched an art project celebrating Filipino talent. They produced a portfolio titled “2020” containing 10 original photographs each numbered and signed by ten of the most talented artists / photographers in the Philippines. The portfolio, in an edition of 33 copies, will…

Champions of Change: Colgate’s #SmileStrong Campaign Calls for Optimists to Take Action

In the face of natural disasters, violent conflict, poverty, and a number of deep-seated societal issues, the common Filipino’s “resilience” has constantly been held up as a shining character trait. However, a growing number of people are seeing “The Filipino Resilience” as a glorified coping mechanism, seemingly resigned to just powering through adversities with a…

“Leaders Inspiring Leaders” back with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak as he tackles Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and The Future of Technology for Filipinos!

MMI Live is proud to announce an online event featuring the co-founder of Apple and New York Times best-selling author, technologist, futurist, humanist, and acclaimed business speaker, Steve Wozniak. Dubbed as LEADERS INSPIRING LEADERS, this virtual fireside chat will feature Wozniak, alongside Filipino business leaders – Ernest Cu, President & CEO of Globe Telecom; and…