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Virtus Awards 2016 Winners

Winners for the recent Virtus Awards 2016 has been announced last November 15th at the Novotel Manila hotel. It’s a prestigious award giving body launched to honor hotel sales and resorts marketing practitioners with excellent track records of success. A total of 4 awards—3 individual and 1 team award—were handed out to deserving hotel sales and marketing people, whose efforts shone exceptionally well amid stiff competition from other finalists.

HSMA Virtus Awards 2016 Winners
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Century Pacific Food Inc Asia’s Marketing Company of the Year

A company that started as a small fish cannery enterprise in far-flung Mindanao has just been named Asia’s Marketing Company of the Year, a recognition from the Asia Marketing Excellence Award which considered the highest marketing award given to deserving corporations in Asia for their outstanding and trailblazing efforts in marketing products and services. CenturyContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Alorica Creates New Jobs for Filipinos

Filipinos Now Have More Career Opportunities as Alorica Hires 8,000 New Team Members by Year End By year end, 8,000 more Filipinos will join Alorica, starting their careers at the world’s largest customer experience provider serving the U.S. market, and third largest in the world. Headquartered in Irvine, California, Alorica currently has 92,000 team membersContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Citi Philippines Voice Biometrics

Country’s largest foreign bank launches Voice Biometrics in the Philippines; first bank to roll out this groundbreaking authentication across Asia. Citi Philippines CEO Aftab Ahmed and Consumer Banking Head Bea Tan introduced this groundbreaking technology to the Philippines. With this launch, Citi’s more than 1 million clients in the country can now enrol in VoiceContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Philam Life Released Over 51,000 Education Benefit Payouts

With increasing tuition fees and extended years of basic education, having an education plan has become even more relevant nowadays. Many parents who have made a decision decades ago to invest in a good education plan for their children, are now reaping the fruits of their hard-earned savings, thanks to Philam Life. In May ofContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Philam Funds: Investment Upside of a Strong US Dollar

For someone like me who works online and earns in US Dollars, the steady rise of USD exchange rate to Philippine Peso is a great news! Whereas in the local market, investors are now looking at US Dollar-denominated investments to help offset local volatility and achieve good returns. Coinciding with market uncertainty associated with anContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Shearwater Health Care Solutions Relocates to Net Park

HCCA International and HCCA Health Connections (collectively known as HCCA) have consolidated all of their business operations under the Shearwater Health name.Continue Reading