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MASTER INNOVATOR AWARDEES
This award honors pioneering Filipino innovators who have received significant recognition for their excellence and outstanding achievements locally and globally, and are thought leaders in their respective fields and industries.
President and CEO, Union Bank of the Philippines
MASTER INNOVATOR FOR DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION
“Disruption is real, affecting every industry in the world, even those that previously assumed their sector to be immune. We need to constantly invent and re-invent in order to survive, more so be able to stay on top of the game. Innovation is the game-changer.”
CEO and Creative Director, Interior Crafts of the Islands, Inc.
MASTER INNOVATOR FOR PRODUCT INNOVATION IN THE CREATIVE INDUSTRY
“Design is a living process forever transforming in response to the changing world. And with that comes innovation driven by creativity. It’s important for me not to be boxed into a certain aesthetic, because it kills creativity and limits possibilities. It’s about looking beyond what everybody sees, and creating change that enhances people’s lives.”
William Tiu Lim
President & CEO, Mega Global Corporation
MASTER INNOVATOR FOR BUSINESS MODEL INNOVATION
“Success is failure turned inside out. It’s the ability to come out with a strategy to not fail again. A Filipino brand can beat foreign competition by diverting from the traditional and braving the challenge of attaining excellence as determined by the highest of standards in the global arena.”
MASTER INNOVATOR FOR INNOVATIVE DESIGNS AND USE OF CREATIVE TECHNOLOGY
“Everything is a starting point- An artist and designer’s world in particular is marked by starting points, by endless possibilities, by genesis and metamorphosis.”
ENTERPRISE INNOVATOR AWARDEES
This award honors rising, up-and-coming, consistently growing Filipino innovators whose work and creations have proved to be original, sustainable, and commercially successful.