Manila, Philippines [16 May 2019] – The 40 candidates for this
year’s Binibining Pilipinas beauty pageant paid a courtesy
visit to the head office of leading telecommunications and digital services
provider PLDT Inc. to kick off activities leading to the Coronation
Night on June 9.
During the visit, the candidates shared with PLDT executives and
employees the different causes close to their hearts. These included
women empowerment, mental health, education, sustainable tourism, health
and environment, and HIV awareness.
Since 2014, PLDT – through its consumer business group PLDT
Home – has supported the various causes and events of Binibining
Pilipinas Charities Inc. (BPCI), particularly the annual pageant.
Binibining Pilipinas 2019 candidates paid a courtesy visit
to PLDT and met with PLDT’s Chief Customer Experience and Data
Analytics Advisor Ralph Bruner (6th from left), Senior Vice President
and Head of Consumer Business Market Development Oscar A. Reyes, Jr.
and Senior Vice President for Network Planning and Engineering Mario
Binibining Pilipinas 2019 candidates (L-R) Vickie Marie
Milagrosa Rushton, Maria Andrea Abesamis, Bea Patricia Magtanong, Emma
Mary Tiglao, Joanna Rose Tolledo, and Samantha Mae Bernardo.