Metropolitan Bank and Trust Co. (Metrobank) earned a Bronze Stevie Award in the Best Annual Report – Publicly-Held Corporations category during the recently concluded 16th Annual International Business Awards.
Metrobank’s 2018 Annual Report, subtitled The Future Made Possible, was the only nominee from the Philippines that earned the accolade.
The judges lauded the report’s creative presentation, which showed Metrobank’s 2018 accomplishments and results in a magazine like format. Aesthetically, the judges were pleased with the ‘clean, modern feel’ and ‘strong title typography’. In terms of content, the panel was most impressed by the manner in which the report ‘shared quality information to promote interaction with target clients.’
“Beyond trying to make our reports look pleasing, we want to ensure that whoever reads our annual report gets relevant and substantial information,” said Metrobank Chief Marketing Officer Digs Dimagiba. “Easy on the eyes, easy on the mind. That is how we make it meaningful for the readers. We’re ecstatic that the IBA found it deserving of an award,” he continued.
The International Business Awards (IBA) are the world’s premier business awards program. The 2019 IBAs received entries from organizations in 74 nations and territories.
“The IBA judges from across the world were highly impressed with the nominations they reviewed this year. With the level of achievement documented in the nominations from 74 nations, the Stevie Awards are proud to honor organizations that demonstrate a high level of achievement in a variety of industries” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards.
Stevie Award winners were determined by the average scores of more than 250 executives worldwide who participated in the judging process from May through early August.
For more information, visit www.metrobank.com.ph/annualreports.asp.