THE 5TH MERALCO LUMINARIES. The Manila Electric Co. (MERALCO) recently awarded its partners in local government, business enterprises, and commercial and industrial corporations during the Luminaries Awards Night held at the Meralco Theater on March 8, 2016. The accolade aims to recognize organizations who share Meralco’s vision of a stronger and more progressive Philippines. The cities of Mandaluyong, Parañaque and San Jose del Monte were lauded as Local Government Unit Luminaries for 2015, while Super 8 Retail Systems, Inc., Armadillo Holdings Incorporated and Marby Food Ventures Corporation were awarded as BIZ Luminaries for 2015. Styrotech Corporation, Republic Cement & Building Materials, Inc. and Pepsi Cola Products Philippines, Inc. were honored as Corporate Industrial Luminaries for 2015, and McDonald’s Philippines, ICTSI and Ayala Land, Incorporated were esteemed as Corporate Commercial Luminaries for 2015. Sec. Rogelio Singson of the Department of Public Works and Highways also received the Luminaries Special Award. Also in photo are Meralco Chairman Manuel V. Pangilinan (6th from right), President & CEO Oscar S. Reyes (7th from right) and SVP & Head of Customer Retail Services and Corporate Communications Alfredo S. Panlilio (extreme right).