SM companies namely, SM Investments Corporation, SM Prime Holdings, SM Retail, SM Foundation, SM Supermalls, SM Cinema, China Banking Corporation and Carmen Copper Corporation, won 11 awardsduring the Public Relations Society of the Philippines’ (PRSP) 54th Anvil Awards Gabi ng Parangal held on January 30, 2019.

In the photo are (L-R) Mikey de Quiros, PRSP Secretary; Ana Pista, PRSP Director, Ricky Maulion, Jr. Sustainability Data Manager, SMIC; Koleen Davila-Palaganas, VP for Sustainability, SMIC; Ramon Macapagal, Head of Corporate Affairs and Sustainability, SMIC; Paul Arcenas, VP for Planning and Corporate Communications, SMIC; Marie Louise Coson, AVP, SM Retail; Joaquin San Agustin, SVP for Marketing, SM Supermalls; Jocelyn Diga, Senior Manager, Investor Relations, SMIC; Tim Daniels, Investor Relations, SMIC; Aileen Malabuyoc, AVP, Corporate Communications, SMIC; Sarah Miranda, AVP for HR, SMIC; Andrea Lucena, Manager, Corporate Communications, SMIC; Cristina De Joya, Manager, Corporate Communications, SMIC; Elizabeth Lacson, AVP, Corporate Communications, SMIC; Abigail Orsolino, Employee Relations Manager, HR, SMIC; and Andres Saracho, Chairman, 54 th Anvil Awards, PRSP.

SM bagged two Gold Anvils for SM Cinema’s “Where Movies Come Alive and Move You—The SM Cinema, Reel to Real Campaign” and SM Supermalls’ Summer “Mess Fest 2018”, an inclusive and fun playground catering to all ages.SM was awarded Silver Anvils for the following campaigns:

  • #AweSM: SM Celebrates 60 which commemorates SM’s founding anniversary from its first store on Avenida Rizal in 1958
  • SM Retail’s AweSMatWork: Celebrating Employee Engagement which implemented 7 major employee programs that strengthened SM’s commitment to championing employee welfare
  • SM Supermalls’ HeroiSM, a series of special activities in time for National Heroes’ Day to celebrate the everyday hero: firefighters, teachers, policemen, soldiers among others
  • SM Cinema’s Where Movies Come Alive and Move You—The SM Cinema Reel to Real Campaign

SM also received Silver Anvils for the following publications:

  • 2017 SM Unified Annual Report
  • 2017 SMIC Sustainability Report
  • SM Foundation’s 2017 Annual Report
  • Carmen Copper Corporation’s 2017 Sustainability Report
  • China Bank’s 2017 Annual Financial and Sustainability Report

The Anvil is presented to the outstanding public relations tools and programs that have met the high standards set for each category.  PR practitioners, industry communications specialists, academicians and the business community attended the event.

Source: Manila Standard