Dec 6, 2016

Lancris Residences Investors' Night

The Philippines' residential property market has performed spectacularly, due to robust economic growth. During the year to Q1 2016, the nationwide residential real estate price index rose by 9.2% (8% inflation-adjusted), according to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), the country’s central bank. 

Land Cris Somerset Development Corporation, the developer of prime, Lancris Residences has recently held an investors’ night at The Pinnacle Hotel here in Davao City to showcase the property to Davao real estate investors. 

Dec 1, 2016

Marco Polo Davao’s Shining at 18 Christmas Lighting Ceremony

Marco Polo Davao officially kicked-off their Christmas season and 18th year anniversary celebration with a Lighting Ceremony at the hotel’s lobby. Fiends from the media, Hijos de Davao Foundation, League of Cities of the Philippines representatives and guests from Asean JCI Senate attended the event.

Director of Finance Armin Lorenzo, Songspell Phils. Inc President Fernan Pareja, Dir of Sales and Marketing Pearl Maclang and GM Dottie Wurgler-Cronin

“We would like to welcome you to our Christmas Lighting Ceremony which also serves as a countdown to the upcoming events of our 18th year celebration and we would not have attained this milestone if not for your unending support to our hotel”, says GM Dottie V. Wurgler-Cronin in her welcome message.

Nov 30, 2016

AirAsia now flies to Taipei and Singapore from Cebu

CEBU, 25 November 2016 – Cebu skies are painted red today with the twin launch of AirAsia flights to Taipei and Singapore from Mactan Cebu International Airport.  AirAsia Flight Z2 7124 to Taipei departed at 6:10AM while flight Z2 7236 to Singapore left Cebu at 4:55PM. Both flights were given water salute upon departure. 

Philippines AirAsia’s Director for Flight Operations Captain Monreal Gomer said at the send-off ceremonies held at the airport, “AirAsia’s twin launches today herald a brighter, bigger and better opportunities for travel, business and tourism. It also means more job opportunities, more income for families, more food on the table and more economic activities.”

Nov 29, 2016

Globe iPhone 7 customers helped create a Global Filipino School in GenSan

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Globe iPhone 7 customers helped create a Global Filipino School in GenSan

Thousands of Globe Telecom customers who availed of the new iPhone 7 contributed significantly in the creation of a Global Filipino School (GFS) in General Santos City which allows teachers and students to access 21 st century learning within and beyond the classroom.

With iPhone 7 and Globe myLifestyle Plan, customers were not only able to get the phone of their dreams but also had the opportunity to give back to various communities through the Globe of Good bundle.

Teachers and students of General Santos City SPED Integrated School demonstrate the different things that can be done with the mobile lab donated by Globe Telecom and its customers.

For every approved iPhone 7 renewed contract, Globe made a donation to selected partner causes which included the GFS program. For this activity, all proceeds went to General Santos City SPED Integrated School (GSCSIS) where one-fourth of the 4,000 student population comprises of kids with special needs.

Nov 27, 2016

Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Philippine Cyber Sale

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Experience best online bargains from November 25 to 28, plus 20% rebate from GCash American Express Virtual Card

Prepare for the biggest and most highly-anticipated online sale events of the year as Globe GCash joins Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and Philippine Cyber Sale shopping madness from November 25 to 28, 2016.

Take advantage of exciting promos and huge discounts from Philippine and US online.  Get new clothes and shoes from Zalora, Lazada, and other top US clothing lines.  Shop for fashionable gift items for your friends and family.  Catch the latest gadgets and gizmos and have them delivered straight to your doorstep.

Sep 3, 2016

Why I Love Being a #DavaoDigitalInfluencer

July 2016 when Davao Digital Influencers, Inc. was born. We're a community of bloggers, vloggers, microblobbers, and new media practitioners in Davao region with a mission to utilize our influence to create positive impact in our community in order to support MSMEs, government agencies and the marginalized sector.

Why I love being a #DavaoDigitalInfluencer?

Let me count the ways:
  • We are relevant
  • We respect each other
  • We are free to speak our minds
  • We are diverse and harmonious
  • We aim to Engage. Influence. Make A Difference.

Being a WHAM, I am online almost 24 hours a day. Access to information is just at the tip of our fingers. We can do a lot with these information, that's why it is important to be responsible and MUST verify before sharing it in social media. 

In the light on the recent bombing incident in Davao, my heart bleeds for all the lives lost and those wounded. I offer a prayer for everyone to have peace of mind and to trust in our government that this will all pass. DAVAO will rise up and soar high. As digital influencer, let us continue our cause. Let us continue to be passionate in sharing that DAVAO is a great place. Let us continue to be of service to our beloved city.

In this sad time in Davao, the show must go on as they say. Davao Digital Influencers, Inc. will have its Grand Launch today. We would like to extend our gratitude to these companies and establishments who trusted DDI, Inc and shared their resources with us.

Thank you to our generous sponsors for supporting Davao Digital Influencers, Inc

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Gold Sponsors

Coca-Cola FEMSA is the largest franchise bottler of Coca-Cola products in the world. The Company has 63 bottling facilities and serves more than 358 million consumers through more than 2,800,000 retailers and over 100,000 employees worldwide.

Locally, the Coca-Cola FEMSA Philippines operates 19 plants and 53 sales offices and distribution centers across the country. It has operates two plants and one Distribution Center in Davao. The first plant was established in May 1950 and is located along MacArthur Highway. The second plant is located in Barangay Darong, Sta. Cruz. Collectively, both plants employ around 350 associates.

The Davao Digital Influencers Inc. is supported by Cebu Pacific, the largest airline operating flights to Davao. It offers seat sales that go as low as P599 all-in, and a network that spans Asia, Australia, the Middle East and Guam. It operates direct flights from Singapore, Manila, Cebu, Iloilo, Bacolod, Cagayan de Oro and Zamboanga to Davao. Book now through or call 7020-888. The latest seat sales are also up on Cebu Pacific’s Facebook and Twitter pages.

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Sep 1, 2016

The OFF PRICE Show is back in Davao on its 4th year

The Country's Largest Roving Sale Event is back now on its 4th year at Davao Convention and Trade Center!

Aug 16, 2016

Marco Polo Davao Continues to Shine as Mindanao’s First and Only Five-Star Hotel


Sales Executive Janina Almonte, General Manager Dottie Wurgler-Cronin, Department of Tourism USEC Bong Bengzon, Halifax Davao Hotel Inc. President Francis Ledesma, Director of Sales and Marketing Pearl Peralta-Maclang and DOT Head of Standards Monitoring and Enforcement Division Joey Tolentino
Marco Polo Davao, Mindanao’s first and only premier hotel, has been awarded by the Department of Tourism with its Five-Star Plaque at the DOT Head Office in Makati, Philippines.

The prestigious award was handed over to Halifax Davao Hotel, Inc. (HDHI) President Francis R. Ledesma by DOT USEC. Bong Bengzon and Head of Standards Monitoring and Enforecment Division Joey Tolentino. MPD General Manager Dottie Würgler-Cronin, Director of Sales & Marketing Pearl Peralta-Maclang, and Sales Executive Janina Almonte also witnessed the simple yet meaningful ceremony.

Aug 9, 2016

PLDT HOME kicks off 31st Kadayawan Festival

Philippines' number one digital and multimedia services provider kicks off the Kadayawan 2016 celebrations with the biggest broadband sale and a concert by no less than the Asia's Songbird and PLDT HOME Brand Ambassador Regine Velasquez-Alcasid.

Regine Velasquez-Alcasid and PLDT VP and HOME Marketing Director Gary Dujali

Smart Bro gives us the best deal ever for iPad Mini

Smart Bro, the country's leading mobile broadband under Smart Communications, unveiled the best and most exclusive deal for the iPad Mini 2 just in time for the Kadayawan 2016 celebration.

Smart Bro offers Davaoenos the easiest and most affordable way to own an iPad Mini 2 powered by Smart's fast and reliable LTE technology. For only P599 per month, you get an iPad Mini 2 which comes with 1.7GB/month and as a bonus, it comes with free 1.1GB of video streaming on YouTube, iflix, Dailymotion and Vimeo for the first three months.

PLDT VP and HOME Marketing Director Gary Dujali together with the winners of iPad Mini 2