Oktoberfest for the senses
Bathroom and fixtures maker Grohe, in partnership with Wilcon Depot, recently kicked off an October festival at the Bonifacio Global City amphitheatre in Taguig. The event featured high-end German brands and exhibits, including German food, products and fun. Grohe’s festival revealed two of the company’s game-changing products: Aquasymphony luxury shower and Sensia arena spalet shower toilet. Grohe also expressed support for the four Filipino finalists heading to the World Architecture Festival in Berlin by showcasing their shortlisted projects at the event in collaboration with BluPrint. The four finalists are Jorge Yulo Architects & Associates, Leandro V. Locsin Partners and Eriksson Furunes, Visionary Architecture and WTA Architecture and Design Studio. At the event were Gerard Salonga, Wilcon brand ambassador Tessa Prieto-Valdes; LIXIL Philippines marketing manager Emily Rose Besavilla; Wilcon chief product officer Careen Belo; Grohe AG vice president design Michael Seum; Grohe vice president for marketing in Asia Audrey Yeo; Wilcon chief Ooperating officer Rosemarie Ong; LIXIL water Ttechnology country manager Alen Alban; LIXIL retail sales director Joralyn Ong; Wilcon president Lorraine Belo-Cincochan; LIXIL Philippines Grohe brand manager Dominique Sevilla; and LIXIL heads of project sales Maverick Arcega and Carlo Malantic.