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Organizers of NUVALI Dirt Weekend along Mr. Jun Bisnar, Senior Vice-President & GM, NUVALI; Vice-President, at Ayala Land Inc. (right side in polo barong)

NUVALI Dirt Weekend event kicks-off today

 

 NUVALI Dirt Weekend event kicks-off today, April 26 and will run until the 28th, also dubbed as NUVALI Dirt Week Invitational. NUVALI is a sprawling Laguna community hosting Dirt Weekend’s 5th year organizing this annual event, according to Jun Bisnar, Senior Vice-President & GM, NUVALI; Vice-President, at Ayala Land Inc. The Dirt Weekend is a special cycling event with some participants coming from different countries; different groups; and biking organizations. The first day is allotted for registration and the next two days will be the cycling competition comprising Cross Country (XCO/XCR) and Four Cross events. In the aftermath of the […]

Athletes In Action-FILA's Schools Run for Schoolrooms turnover of check donation to Kapuso Foundation's Ms. Mel Tiangco.

Athletes In Action-FILA’s Schools Run for Schoolrooms turnover of check donation to Kapuso Foundation’s Ms. Mel Tiangco

 

 Remember the Athletes In Action-FILA’s Schools Run for Schoolrooms that we’ve featured in our blog? Unfortunately, that said article was included in the list of posts that were deleted due to some malware attacks last year on our site. Anyways, Athletes In Action-Fila’s Schools Run for Schoolrooms is the advocacy of FILA and organized by Huper International to raise funds to help victims of Typhoon Sendong and rehabilitate classrooms in Iligan City. Typhoon Sendong was one of the deadliest that hit the country on December 2011. After almost a year, Huper International is proud to present the Athletes In Action-FILA’s Schools […]

SoBeerUp Manila pooled together social media influencers in one memorable gathering. Image by First Time Travels.

SoBeerUp Manila pooled together social media influencers in one memorable gathering

 

 First, we want to clarify that we are not a ‘mogul‘ when it comes to social media marketing, we are just small fraction of growing numbers of bloggers in the blogosphere. We can’t claim either a big following on Facebook and Twitter. In fact, based on our recent survey, and care of Twitter Audit, our Twitter followers are 950 real and 1,110 fakes. That’s about 46% audit score. On Facebook, we only have 102 Friends. Well, there’s a story why we only have that number. We’ll just talk about that in succeeding articles. Thanks to Klout, or should we say, […]

Mister Donut Café is now serving 24/7 at the Greenhills Shopping Complex along Ortigas Ave. in San Juan.

Mister Donut Café is now serving 24/7 at the Greenhills Shopping Complex

 

 Did you know that Mister Donut, a fast food franchise founded in the US in the mid 50s, main market is in Japan, with more than 1,300 stores? It started when Duskin Co., Ltd. of Osaka, Japan acquired the rights to franchise Mister Donut throughout Japan and Asia in 1983. That’s around 30 years ago. Since then, Mister Donut has become the largest donut chain operating in Japan. That’s just a bit of an intro because now, in the country, we soon start to experience the ‘feel‘ of Mister Donut’s Japan branding, products, and the way they serve, now that Mister Donut […]

Customer Contact Channels (C3), the company where you’ll love to work

 

 Right from the very minute that we stepped inside the office of Customer Contact Channels, or simply C3, we felt the light atmosphere, something of which one could compare to a very comfortable work place where employees are truly taken cared of. Thus, let us share why Customer Contact Channels (C3), the company where you’ll love to work, is the sought-after BPO in the Philippines. We have never met Andy Sarakinis, C3‘s Vice President and country manager, and yet he made our first visit warm and comfy. He doesn’t want to be called ‘sir‘ and there’s a Php 100 penalty if he heard you […]

IHOP Restaurant opens it's first branch in the Philippines.

IHOP Restaurant opens its first branch in the Philippines

 

 IHOP or International House Of Pancakes finally arrives and IHOP Restaurant opens its first branch in the Philippines, day after Valentine’s. With 1,600 branches in the US, IHOP Restaurant has been in the US for 54 years, established in 1958 in California, and is known for pancakes, crepes, omelettes, burgers, fried chicken, and steaks, according to Ana Hernandez who is the IHOP Restaurant  Director for International Marketing. We’ve met the gorgeous exec of IHOP during their exclusive media day, two days before the opening. We asked why they chose the Philippines and we were surprised that although IHOP has been […]