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Beverage giant harnesses woman power in its work force

SHE’S THE REAL THING. Ceree Eberly (third from left) poses with Coca-Cola Philippines colleagues in a recent visit. From left: lawyer Adel Tamano, vice president for public affairs and communications, Coca-Cola Philippines;Waleed Elhelw, strategic business partner, Coca-Cola Philippines; Marcela Esquivel, senior strategic business partner, Coca-Cola Asean;
Angielyn Tan-Riosa, strategic business partner, Coca-Cola Philippines; and Ed Stephenson, executive assistant to the chief people officer, The Coca-Cola Company PHOTOS BY LEO SABANGAN

On the day she marked her 24th year with The Coca-Cola Company, Ceree Eberly just happened to be in Manila. “And what a wonderful place to be,” she says with a faint drawl and characteristic cheer. “I’m delighted to be here.”   While in town, the senior vice president and chief people officer of the [...]

Posted: March 26th, 2014 in Headlines,Parenting | Read More »

Mother Teresa was here

SPRAWLING GROUNDS. While Don Luis wanted it as a farm, his wife Doña Maria relocated her furniture business Mehitabel in the 3.2 hectare property on Sanson Road. This two-story, four-bedroom house was built to keep her in close proximity to the factory.

Now flanked by a PTT gas station on the right and Anita’s Bakeshop on the left, Sanson Road in Lahug, Cebu City, was named after lawyer and councilor Hon. Miguel R. Sanson.

Posted: March 9th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Daddy’s girls pose–with their adoring daddies

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At home, he is Dad, but on the set of his 2006 Cinemalaya film, “Tulad ng Dati,” and his critically acclaimed 2009 Cinemalaya entry, “Dinig Sana Kita,” Mike Sandejas is direk to the eldest of his four daughters, Zoe.

Posted: December 10th, 2013 in Editor's Pick,Headlines,Parenting | Read More »

Young, raring to express themselves and ‘going global’

PORFI Medina

Earning the plum prize (winner, Look of Style Awards 2013 Apparel category) and a Bench Chosen Fashion Designer of the Year award, Rei Escario wowed judges with a collection of new shapes on neutral-colored piña cocoon, tulle and neoprene.

Posted: November 29th, 2013 in Fashion and Beauty,Headlines | Read More »

‘T’nalak’ and ‘sinamay’ at the Royal Ascot–how Mich Dulce brought Pinoy flair to English millinery

HAT by Mich Dulce FILE PHOTO

When Mich Dulce bagged the International Young Creative Entrepreneur (IYCE) Award at London Fashion Week in 2010, a grant of £5,000 came with the coveted title.

Posted: November 15th, 2013 in Fashion and Beauty,Headlines | Read More »

Libera helps Cebu recover


When Libera arrived in Cebu for a one-night concert at the Chapel of San Pedro Calungsod in SM Seaside Complex, South Road Properties, the first order of the day was a meet and greet at SM City Cebu. It was well-attended.

Posted: November 11th, 2013 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Health and Wellness,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Beat breast cancer with an extraordinary attitude


Each time the Breast Cancer Awareness Month of October rolls in, we are reminded of the power of the deadly disease through its grim statistics.

Posted: October 28th, 2013 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Health and Wellness,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Phone–or fashion accessory? Both, says Randy O

DESIGNER Randy Ortiz and his Samsung Galaxy Note 3

When it comes to mobile phones, Randy Ortiz is a practical user. The fashion designer, who recently marked his 25th year in fashion with the stunning gala “Randy O Silver: Heaven on Earth” at the Rigodon Ballroom of the Peninsula Manila, describes himself as “the type of person who would use a phone basically for its intended purpose, which is to text and call.”

Posted: October 11th, 2013 in Fashion and Beauty,Headlines | Read More »

Chic and polished pieces from a ‘competition-shy’ designer

DESIGNED by Vania for Ensembles, a simple shift with printed fabric

A year after Vania Romoff became a finalist of the 2012 Look of Style Awards, Look Magazine’s annual design competition and search for the next big name in Philippine fashion, the 24-year-old Cebu-born-and-bred designer is still reaping the rewards of her participation.

Posted: September 27th, 2013 in Fashion and Beauty,Headlines | Read More »

Sexy faucet is built to save water –you need only 30 seconds to shower

ITS SLEEK, sculptural, ergonomic design makes it blend beautifully with any bathroom style.

“How long do you shower in the morning?”

Posted: August 28th, 2013 in Headlines,Home and Entertaining,Photos & Videos | Read More »

This hotel that’s all heart could be your weekend home


You can stay home if you like—after all, that’s what a “staycation” is, in the strictest sense of the word. But if all you want is a breather from the rigors and routine of life, enjoy a pocket of respite in the very same place international corporate travelers call their home away from home.

Posted: July 30th, 2013 in Headlines,Health and Wellness | Read More »

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