Asia Leaders Awards Cocktail Hour: The lighter side of success
May 1, 2021
Because of the inability to have physical activities as mandated by the government, there are a lot of online shows right now, such as the Asia Leaders Awards Cocktail Hour: The lighter side of success, which usually tackle heavy discussions about business and leadership.
For this year, Asia Leaders Forums and Awards will present the exemplary leaders in the Philippines with a twist, to discuss anything under the sun, their advocacy and passion. There will be no more mind-blowing presentations about the usual business scenario or discussions about their companies; we are in a global health crisis, and we are in survival mode.
So they present Asia Leaders Award Cocktail Hour: The ligther side of success, the leaders when they folded their sleeves after the heavy workload. Kwentuhan will be between the leaders with the resident host, award winning and talented entrepreneur and comedian Frida Nepomuceno, daughter of master impressionist Willie Nepomuceno. Very fitting to make the show as unique as possible to showcase the lighter side of success as squeeze from the guests.
The Asia Leaders Awards Cocktail Hour will be launched on May 3, 2021 at Asia Leaders Awards Facebook Page with Renan Ponce Morales who is the Managing Director of Paragon Group of Companies, Inc.
Renan Ponce Pascual-Morales, or “Bespren” as what his friends and constituents normally call him, is the current President of the National Movement of Young Legislators in Region 3. He founded the Bestfriend ng Bayan Foundation in 2015 which provides assistance to rape victims, out-of-school youths, women caught in sex trafficking and prostitution, People With Disabilities (PWDs), and senior citizens who are neglected.
Renan is a former professional car racer, an N-1 champion and F3 Formula Drive. After his racing career, he started to focus on different advocacies to help uplift the lives of his countrymen. He became a public servant and a town councilor in Nueva Ecija. Later on, he also got involved in supporting different sports group such as Basketball and Volleyball Tournaments, Persons with Disability Paraplegic Athletes and the Philippine Memory Sports.
Asia Leaders Awards theme for this year is hope and optimism. Same as the color of the year, yellow and gray. A marriage of color conveying a message of strength and hopefulness that is both enduring and uplifting. Two independent colors that highlight how different elements come together to support one another. What we all need right now. Support and Unity.
Announcement of finalists will be on May 20, 2022 with the presentation of the whole awards committee and Gala night will be on November 11, 2021.