Angelo Reyes was the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Chief of Staff from 2000 to 2001 under President Joseph Estrada. At the height of the 2001 EDSA Revolution, Reyes withdrew his support for Estrada which led to the installation of Vice President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo as president, under whom he then served as cabinet secretary […]
Mark “Macmac” Cardona is a Filipino professional basketball player currently playing for the Talk ‘N Text Tropang Texters in the Philippine Basketball Association. Nicknamed “Captain Hook” because of his patented teardrop shots, otherwise known as the running hook, Cardona owes his moniker to former UAAP commentator Jude Turcuato.
In the late 1970s, Mr. Cecilio K. Pedro’s Aluminum Containers, Inc., was the major supplier of aluminum collapsible toothpaste tubes to colgate-Palmolive and the Philippine Refining Company. However, in 1985, these companies began using plastic laminated tubes. Mr. Pedro had to close his factory but soon realized his old equipment could still be put to […]
Manuel M. Lopez has been Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Manila Electric Company since July 2001. Mr. Lopez served as President of Meralco from 1986 to June 2001. Mr. Lopez was an Executive Vice President of Benpres Corporation from 1973 to 1986 and of AFISCO Insurance Corp. from 1975 to 1982. […]
Engr. Gregorio G. Sanchez just had to find a way to keep alive the hundreds of piglets in his livelihood program. A kitchen experiment resulted in a food supplement formula that fattened the piglets and eventually, became the foundation of a full-blown business. Engr. Sanchez is a civil engineer whose early career was in the […]