The Organization of Hotel Sales and Marketing Professionals (HSMA) has announced its 2017-2018 board of directors.
The new board comprises hospitality professionals from resorts and hotels from across the Philippines:
New guards: (from left) Jonalyn Agrazada, Celeste Romualdo, Rose Libongco, Margie Munsayac and Christine Urbanozo-Ibarreta
President: Christine Urbanozo-Ibarreta, Golden Phoenix Hotel Manila
Vice-president: Joy de Mesa, Novotel Manila Araneta Center
Secretary: Loleth So, Peninsula Hotel Manila
Treasurer: Rene Lapid, Hotel Fleuris Palawan
Pro: Carmela Hidalgo-Bocanegra, Chroma Hospitality (Crimson and Quest Hotels)
Director, membership: Celeste Romualdo, Best Western Hotel La Corona Manila
Director, programmes: Cristina Silvestre-Carreon, Marriott Hotel Manila
Director, education: Michael Jaey Albana, Conrad Manila
Director, ways & means: Jonalyn Agrazada, Island Cove Hotel and Leisure Park
Meanwhile, Rose Libongco continues to sit as chair of HSMA’s Virtus Awards, now into its third year.