#PiaWurtzbach is #MissUniverse2015 , shows the world that she is confidently beautiful with a heart’

Binibini Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach broke an unlucky 42-year glut for the Philippines in the world's most prestigious beauty pageant by being crowned Miss Universe 2015 in glittery ceremonies at The Axis in Las Vegas Nevada. But it didn't happen without a major booboo being committed by host Steve Harvey who first mistakenly announced Miss Colombia Ariadna Gutierrez as the new Miss Universe. Wurtzbach is believed to have clinched the title with her radiant answer in the pageant's Question and Answer portion: "Why should you be Miss Universe?" She replied: "To be a ... Continue Reading...

#AlDub photos in Yes Magazine January 2016 issue

2015 will go down in history as the year of AlDub. Not only were they the most searched term in Google for the year,they also set the social media record of 25.6 million tweets for #ALDubEBforLOVE on Sept.26, 2015. But I guess you fans know it already :) Will 2016 be another year for #Aldub? Looks like it's off to a good start as the tandem graces the January 2016 cover of YES Magazine. Limited copies will be on sale starting today, December 20. We were able to have a glimpse of the initial photos via the Instagram feed of celebrity photographer Mark Nicdao who shot ... Continue Reading...

#HuaweiHotspotHotties featuring Manila’s top foreign male models!

Manila's such a crazy place, and last Sunday there was this tech event where the guests didn't seem to know what to look at: the cool, sought after gadget or the good-looking hunks carrying them. Simply put, which would you rather have: the new Huawei Flash LTE mobile wifi hotspot or the muscled hottie with chiseled looks and blonde hair in a 6'2 frame? It was hard to choose really! :) Big telecoms brand Huawei had this brilliant idea of giving its customers both the thrill. The Huawei Hotspot Hotties (as they were called) came dressed in red pants like ... Continue Reading...

Adventures of Kuya Kim, now on Android!

Adventures of Kuya Kim

Two weeks ago, we were lucky to catch up over breakfast with Kuya Kim Atienza who had just conquered the New York marathon. He has always been one of our fitness idols. If you know his story, Kuya Kim suffered a stroke years back but that wasn't enough to discourage him. He changed his lifestyle, went into sports - particularly running - and now crosses finish line after finish line. He's getting ready for the Tokyo Marathon on Feb. 28, as we speak! As a host and weather anchor, he's now known for sporting The Hat (the one am wearing in this photo). And over his ... Continue Reading...

All ready for the Virtus Awards on November 25!

My friends from the hotel industry, notably those in sales & marketing, are all excited about the forthcoming first-ever Virtus Awards which happens on Nov. 25 at the New World Manila Bay Hotel. This is like their own version of the Oscars where guests will be dressing up formally and of course recognizing the cream of the crop who have 'outperformed' themselves in the past year. Behind the awards is the Hotel Sales & Marketing Association (HSMA), a group of hospitality executives who seek to continuously professionalize the industry through training and networking ... Continue Reading...