At the recent2018 COMGUILD Media Awards, Alden Richards was named Most Popular TV Personality. The Victor Magtanggol star couldn’t contain his happiness that members of the academe have given him the recognition.
Several Kapuso programs and other personalities were also recently honored by various award-giving bodies.
GMA News pillar Jessica Soho, widely regarded as the most awarded broadcast journalist in the country, added another feather to her cap after becoming the first-ever recipient of the Outstanding Media Practitioner award at the third Gawad Midya by the De La Salle University’s Student Media Office on Aug. 30.
GMA Resident meteorologist Nathaniel “Mang Tani” Cruz, on the other hand, was given the Dangal ng Lipi Award by the Provincial Government of Bulacan on Sept. 15.
The Dangal ng Lipi Award is the highest recognition given by the Bulacan government to a Bulakenyo that has excelled in his profession. Mang Tani was the recipient under the field of Arts and Culture – Journalism.
At the first Bantog: The Science for the People Media Awards by the Science and Technology Information Institute (DOST-STII) on Sept. 28, News and Public Affairs personality Connie Sisonwas conferred the Professional Award for Media Practitioner in Television for her program Pinoy MD.
At the same time, GMA Public Affairs’ Social Media Section was chosen to receive the Institutional Award for Cyber Press.
The Bantog: The Science for the People Media Awards recognizes the important role of media practitioners on TV, Radio, TV, and Online, as well as in government and private practice who made significant contributions in promoting science and technology information in the country through outstanding science reporting and coverage.
Various Kapuso personalities and programs were also honored at the 2018 COMGUILD Media Awards, taking home several honors both for television and radio categories.
GMA News’ Vicky Moraleswon as the Most Outstanding Female News Presenter of the Year for the Network’s flagship newscast 24 Oras.
Marisol Abdurahmanwas the Best Female Field Reporter of the Year.
As earlier mentioned Kapuso actor and Victor Magtanggolstar Alden Richards was recognized as the Most Popular Television Personality of the Year.
The country’s leading and longest-running morning TV show, Unang Hirit, once again won Best Morning Show.
Weekly infotainment show I-Bilib was recognized anew as the Best Educational Program while its host, Kapuso personality Chris Tiu, received the Best Educational Program Host award.
Meanwhile, GMA News TV’s lifestyle show Taste Buddies is this year’s Best Lifestyle Program. Its hosts, Solenn Heussaff and Rhian Ramos, took home the Best Lifestyle Program Host award.
In the radio category, GMA News’ Mike Enriquezwas once again recognized as the Best AM Radio Anchor while DZBB’s SuperBalita sa Umagawas named Best AM Radio Program.
Barangay LS 97.1’s Barangay Love Stories, on the other hand, won Best FM Radio Program.
This year’s winners at the COMGUILD Media Awards were chosen by a board of judges composed of college deans, chairpersons, and some members of the