REPRESENTATIVES of the country’s top corporations gathered for a friendly golf competition organized by Globe Business for its clientele. The Globe Connections Cup hailed Fred Castro of Steel Asia Mfg as the 1st runner-up winner, while Nancy Co of Green Cross emerged as the competition’s 2nd runner-up.
The semi-shotgun tournament also declared Bobby Gabriel of AC-1 Transport and Ramon Antonio Veloso of RR Donnelley Inc. as the Low Net Champion and the Low Gross Champion, respectively.
The event, which was held at the Ayala Greenfield Golf and Leisure Park in Calamba, Laguna, was a way to highlight how making connections is valuable for the success of any enterprise. All winners were given a special glass trophy.
“The word ’connect’ could mean many things, and for innovative businessmen this could be about connecting their businesses with their customers; connecting themselves with information; and connecting with others to create new opportunities,” said Gil Genio, Head of Globe Business.
“Making a connection is like playing golf. You have to make sure that your mind and body are connected to make the swing that would to get the ball into each hole,” he added.
Winners of side activities were given a prize-plaque. They are: Ramon Antonio Veloso of RR Donnelley Inc. for the Nearest to the Pin Award; Mark Stevens of Connell Brothers Co. Pilipinas, Inc. for the Longest Drive Award, and Ruperto Kapunan of Pixillusion for the Most Accurate Drive Award.
Frank Lim of Toyota Quezon Avenue, Fred Castro of Steel Asia Mfg, Kiko Aniag of Toyo Adtec, and Edmundo Bunyi of E-Business Services, meanwhile, ruled the Beat the Pro competition.
Other participants were Norman Amoraof Asalus Corporation; Mark Johnson of SBOS; Antonio Pio de Roda of Strat-Point Technologies; Marzo Monserrate of Accent Mirco Technologies, Inc.; Jose Mercadoof Merlo Agric-Vet Corporation; Mike Ochosa of Carat Philippines; Mark Stevens of Connell Brothers Co. Pilipinas, Inc.; Andy Budiman of Singapore Airlines; Isauro Boy San Pedro of Bmirk, Technistock Corp.; Christian Anthony Angeles of SMS Global Technologies; Cheok Pin Lee of Igloo Supply Chain; and Cesar Sangalang of RNM Dynamics.
And to make the tournament more exciting, Globe Business gave away gadgets and appliances for the competitors and guests. The raffled items were Callaway Razr II Golf bags, BlackBerry phones, a BlackBerry PlayBook, and 32-inch LG 3D televisions.
Globe Business is the corporate arm of Globe Telecom, the leading mobile telecommunications company in the Philippines. Globe Business provides wireless and wireline solutions for a diverse set of industries, businesses, and commercial enterprises. It assures business customers of affordable, reliable, and dependable services for all communication needs, both wireless and wireline solutions, to generate the highest possible profit at the lowest possible cost