3rd NPC Media Excellence and the Rotary Club of Bacolod East (RCBE) Media Lifetime Achievement Awards

Presidential Citation Awardees: Ruperto G. Toga- President & Editor in Chief of Negros Daily Bulletin, Ninfa R. Leonardia-Visayan Daily Star President & Editor-in-Chief and Vicente P. Mercado -DYRL Abyan Radio during the Negros Press Club and Rotary Club of Bacolod-East 3rd Media Excellence Award and Media Lifetime Achievement Award presentation at the Social Hall Provincial Captiol Building. At left is Eric T. Loretizo while at right is NPC Pres. Teresa D. Ellera.*(Jun de los Reyes/NDB photo)

Presidential Citation Awardee Pert Toga introduces his children – Malou (2nd L) Ana Marie (2nd R) with son James (right) who joined him in receiving the award.* (Archie Alipalo photo)

Rotary Media Lifetime Achievement Awardee: Jaz De Jesus-Madrigal, George R. Liza, Sammy A. Nuarbe, Rey Carmona, Cyrus M. Garde-Negros Daily Bulletin and Nicanor Nick Mariño.* (Jun de los Reyes/NDB photo)

NPC Media Excellence Awardee : Angelo H. Angolo (ABS-CBN), Chrysee G. Samillano-Visayan Daily Star, Carla N. Cañet-Sunstar Bacolod, Juan Elmer H. Ubaldo -DYEZ Aksyon Radyo, Barbara Ann P. Mijares -ABS-CBN, Ma. Chona V. Gosiaoco -DYAF Radyo Veritas, Nida A. Buenafe- Visayan Daily Star, Posthumous Awardee for Charlie P. Pabular-DYEZ Aksyon Radyo).* (Jun de los Reyes/NDB photo)

The awardee is flanked by NPC Pres. Teresa Ellera and Executive Assistant Eric T. Loretizo, representing Gov. Alfredo Marañon, Jr. In presenting the award of recognition to NPC Past Pres. Pert Toga.*(Archie Alipalo photo)

NDB President/Editor-in-Chief Ruperto “Pert” Toga, center, one of the three recipients of the Presidential Citation Awards during the Negros Press Club-Rotary Club of Bacolod East awards night Saturday evening, October 15, at the social hall of Negros Occidental provincial Capitol. With him are L-R: James Toga, Mae Marañon, Inday Malou, Pert, NPC president Teresa Ellera, Edith Colmo, Carla Cañet, and Danny Dancalan.* (EBC)