DISTINGUISHED panel of judges were chosen by The Manila Times to pick the first Philippine Model Cities awardees.
Atty. Eleanor Roque, who also served as chairperson of the panel of judges who evaluated the participating cities, gave a brief background and overview of the program before the awarding started.
The co-chair of the panel is Arch. Felino Palafox Jr., one of the forum’s keynote speakers.
Roque was joined onstage by Marife Zamora, chairperson of Convergys Philippines and Rosemarie Bosch-Ong, senior executive vice president and chief operating officer of Wilcon Builders Depot.