PLDT Enterprise celebrates Filipino excellence with '18 MVP Bossing Awards
This year, nominations are open to the public, a first since the Awards started in 2009. Initiated by PLDT SME Nation, the MVP Bossing Awards is now on its 8th year and has recognized over 80 iconic business leaders throughout its history. Most recently, Tony Tan Caktiong, Chairman, and Founder of Jollibee Foods Corporation was named 2016 Grand Bossing. Alongside him were Andok’s Litson Corporation CEO Hon. Leonardo Javier Jr., Astoria Hotels and Resorts President Jeffrey Ng, Double Dragon Properties Inc. Chairman and CEO Injap Sia, Eng Bee Tin Chinese Deli President Gerry Chua, Architect and Designer Kenneth Cobonpue, Mercury Group of Companies President Vivian Azcona, and Phoenix Petroleum Philippines Inc. President and CEO Dennis Uy. As in the past years, the MVP Bossing Awards will pay tribute to the Filipino entrepreneurial spirit, celebrating local business owners and leaders who have achieved success, with the aim of motivating others to pursue their dreams and aspirations. “In line with PLDT’s 90th anniversary, we continue our celebration of leadership and excellence in business at the 2018 MVP Bossing Awards. These men and women are proof that a solid work ethic and a fearless attitude in facing challenges are the defining characteristics of a great leader. We’re looking for the game changers, the pioneers, those who were not—and are not—afraid of pushing the frontiers of business,” said SVP and Head of PLDT and Smart Enterprise Business Groups Jovy Hernandez.