City of Malolos - Vice Governor Daniel R. Fernando was adjudged Superbrands Marketing International’s 2015 Most Outstanding Local Legislator for the second year in a row. The awarding took place at the City Club, Alphaland Building, Makati City on August 26, 2015. The awards were presented by Mr. Karl Maclean, and Mr. Harry Tambuatco, chairman and President/CEO, respectively of SMI.
According to Mr. Harry Tambuatco, the vice-governor was chosen for the second time because of his various programs and projects in the community, especially for the needy and less-fortunate citizens, such as Damayang Filipino; Pangkabuhayan Mo, Sagot Ko, Paunlarin Mo; Dunong Filipino Legal Mission, Dugong Alay ng Bulakenyo; Damayang Filipino Computer on Wheels; Call Center Training Program; and Medical Mission and Feeding Projects in the province of Bulacan.
Other awardees for this year in the same category were Cavite Vice Gov. Ramon “Jolo” Revilla, III, Batangas Vice Governor Jose Antonio “Marc” Leviste and Kalinga Vice Governor Allen Jesse Mangaoang.
“Ito ngayon ang isang nagpapasaya sa akin,” quipped Vice Governor Daniel. “Kung masarap ang pakiramdam na sa showbiz ay binibigyan ka ng pagkilala dahil mayroon kang ginawang maganda, ganu’n din naman ngayon kung nasaang larangan ako. Ibinibigay ko talaga ngayon ang malaking bahagi ng pagkatao ko at ng panahon ko sa pagiging public servant. Kaya nakatataba ng puso ‘yung mabigyan ka ng pagkilala, dahil okey ang ginawa mo,” he concluded. Reference: Manila Bulletin, dated August 28, 2015