by Frederick John Santos, AUGUST 2022
Metro Pacific Tollways Corporation (MPTC), the toll road development arm of Metro Pacific Investments Corporation (MPIC), recognizes the exceptional work of the professional communicators’ team from its subsidiary Metro Pacific Tollways South (MPTS).
During the MPTC’s Service and Circle of Excellence Awards Ceremony 2022 held in Okada Manila on Thursday evening, August 18, MTPC gives recognition to the members of MPT South’s Communication and Stakeholder Management (CSM) division for exemplifying the MPTC Corporate Core Value ‘EXCELLENCE’.
MPT South’s CSM division is behind the company’s success in winning prestigious awards not only locally but also globally.
“I nominated my team because they have shown excellence. What I saw was that they began with an end in mind wherein they wanted to deliver excellent work. With that they gained one local and two international awards from prestigious award-giving bodies Anvil and Quill,” said Ms. Arlette Capistrano, Assistant Vice President for CSM, in her nomination video.
Just this year, MPT South bags its third Anvil Award for the CALAX Silang East Interchange Communication Campaign and took home its first Quill Awards for the company’s communication programs “Biyaheng South” and “Drayberks”.
The Anvil Awards is a symbol of excellence in Public Relations and is presented annually by the country’s premier organization for PR professionals while the Quill Awards is the country’s most prestigious awards program in the field of business communication and is recognized worldwide.
“The best part is that I get to work with a team who works very passionately towards our goal because we fully understand the value and impact of the work that we do not just for the people who we work with but also for our customers,” said Ms. Joan Miranda, Integrated Communication Manager under the CSM division of MPT South.
CSM division, headed by Ms. Arlette Capistrano, is composed of members from the Integrated Communication team: Ms. Joan Miranda, Manager; Mr. Mhanny Agusto, Corporate Communications Supervisor; Mr. Frederick John Santos, Social Media Content Producer Senior Associate; Ms. Ericka Dungo, Marketing Communications Senior Associate; Ms. Ria Marcelino, Brand and Market Research Senior Associate; members from Stakeholder Management team: Ms. Leslie Anne Saulog, Community Relations Senior Associate; Debbie Jane Baladad, Stakeholder Management Senior Associate; Marycon Anne Boston, Stakeholder Specialist; and new CSM team members Mr. Neil Lacson, Stakeholders Manager; Ms. Arra Mae Bautista, Community Relations Associate; and Mr. A-Jay Franco, CSM’s Graphic Designer.
About the writer:
Frederick John Santos. A former media practitioner: he is a previous Social Media News Writer on an AM Radio Station. Now with MPT South, he writes to give information and updates of MPTS’ toll roads to its motorists, stakeholders, and media.