April 03 2019
GMA Network Chief Marketing Officer Lizelle G. Maralag has been chosen as this year's Hildegarde Awardee for Advertising by St. Scholastica's College Manila. The awarding ceremony on April 24 is titled "Women and the Youth: Making Waves and Breaking Barriers,” which aims to recognize women media practitioners who served and paved the way in improving the welfare of the youth.
An advertising media professional for more than two decades, Ms. Maralag was described by the Hildegarde Awards as "one of the people responsible for driving GMA's growth and marketing making it the only Philippine network with the most number of local and global marketing awards to date."
Other individual awardees are Kara Magsanoc-Alikpala for Development Communication, Patricia Evangelista for Broadcast Journalism, and Melinda Quintos de Jesus for Print Journalism. Institutional awards will also be given to CNN Philippines Junior, She Talks Asia, Philippine Daily Inquirer’s Read Along, and TBWA\Santiago Mangada Puno.
The 13th Hildegarde Awards for Women in Media and Communication will be held on April 24, 2019, Wednesday, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the St. Cecilia’s Hall, St. Scholastica's College Manila.