CSA-B GAWAD TURSIMO AWARDS 2015
By : Jonin Marie A. Gargoles
The school is a place where students are nurtured to become a responsible and productive member of the society. It provides a complete means of molding students to become an employee or professional, to the chosen field of endeavor they wish to engage in. The very first Awards Night for all Tourism Professionals and entities who excelled in Tourism and Hospitality Industry.
This event is to give acknowledgement and credits to all achievers and great leaders. The Third Year Tourism Students of Colegio San Agustin had their event CSA-B Gawad Turismo Awards 2015 in L’fisher Hotel last February 17, 2015 which is an award giving body for Tourism Professionals and Entities.
Many different Local Government Units , Mayors, Tourism Officers, Managers, Travel Agencies, Tourism and HM Students came to witness this big event. The event was supported by presence of our School President Fr. Pederito A. Apaece , O.S.A., our Vice-President for Student Affairs and External Relations Fray Urminico L. Baronda IV, O.S.A , DEAN CABECS Ma. Aurora A. Villanueva, Ph. D , and Area Head of Tourism Management Amelia Quingco. This event was organized by the help of their Event Adviser/ Hospitality Management Area Head Belinda C. Berbenzana, MBA and Event Chairperson Jonin Marie A. Gargoles.
Jonin Marie A. Gargoles (Event Chairperson)
School President Fr. Pederito A. Apaece , O.S.A., our Vice-President for Student Affairs and External Relations Fray Urminico L. Baronda IV, O.S.A , DEAN CABECS Ma. Aurora A. Villanueva, Ph. D , Area Head of Tourism Management Amelia Quingco, Event Adviser/ Hospitality Management Area Head Belinda C. Berbenzana, MBA and Ms. Maricel Antiporda
Best TV Host – Ryan Gamboa
The event was successful by the help of the third year tourism organizers in promoting and motivating more tourism professionals and entities. The event was coverage by the GMA as their official media partner. The event was also featured in 24 Oras and Jessica Soho – Nation Wide in the Philippines. This event encourages a lot of tourism and hospitality industries to do more and be the best. There were 14 different categories and awards were given. The organizers had a voting website in which the nominees and other people can vote. The winners received a personalized trophy made by Sr. Jojo Vito and a certificate.
These are the winners for the
Best Restaurant – Bar21
Best Hotel – Lfisher Hotel
Best Slogan of Department Of Tourism – Ramon Jimenez (Its more fun in the Philippines)
Best Tourism Attraction in Negros Occidental – The Ruins
Best Festival in Negros Occidental – Masskara Festival ,
Cleanest City in Negros Occidental – Silay City
Best Tourism Officer – Mr. Severino Ver Pacete (Silay)
Best Travel Agency in Bacolod City – The Travel Lounge, INC
Best Tourism City – Bacolod City
Best TV Personality – Jessica Soho
Best TV Show – Kapuso mo Jessica Soho
Best Tourism/HM School in Bacolod City – University of St. La Salle – Bacolod
Best Tourism/HM School outside Bacolod City – Southland College.
This event encourage and inspire more people to excelled and be the best in Tourism and Hospitality Industry.