27 March 2012. Pasay City, Philippines) Mr. Gil L. Gonzales, SM Investments Corporation (SM) vice president for corporate governance (left) receives from Mr. Daniel Yu, The Asset Magazine editor-in-chief (right) the Platinum Award for All-Around Excellence in Management, Financial Performance, Corporate Governance, Social Responsibility, Environmental Responsibility and Investor Relations during ceremonies held recently at the Harbour View Ballroom of Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong. This is the third consecutive year that SM received the prestigious award. The Platinum Corporate Award was given to only 19 Asian companies, which include two other SM Group companies, namely SM Prime Holdings, Inc. and BDO.
Meanwhile, SM was also cited during the 47th Anvil Awards of the Public Relations Society of the Philippines with an Anvil Award of Merit for the 2010 Annual Report of SM Investments and its subsidiaries SM Prime Holdings, SM Development Corporation, Highlands Prime and SM Foundation. The Anvil is the symbol of excellence in public relations in the Philippines, awarded by a distinguished multi-sectoral jury to outstanding public relations programs and tools designed and implemented in the past year.
For more information, please contact:
Corazon P. Guidote
Senior Vice President, Investor Relations
Tel: +632 857.0117
Fax: +632 857.0118
Date: Wednesday, March 28, 2012