Monday, May 27, 2024

Singer-Model Christian Bautista: Star in a Million at Rising Tigers Ball

Singer-Model Christian Bautista: Star in a Million at Rising Tigers Ball

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Christian Joseph Morata Bautista is a Filipino singer, actor, host, and model. He was a finalist of Star in a Million, a Philippine reality show aired on ABS-CBN channel, winning 4th place in the competition in 2003.

Christian first gained popularity in Indonesia with his hit single “The Way You Look at Me” in 2004. He has since appeared in many appearances and shows across Asia, bringing Filipino talent and his well-known charm to the global stage.

Asia’s Romantic Balladeer, that’s Christian Bautista

For this year, Rising Tigers Magazine, the most distributed magazine right now in National Bookstores launched the “Rising Tigers Ball” highlighting the men and women who are making a difference in the country today with “Men of the Year and Women of Substance” awards.

The list of honourees is as follows:

  • Senator Miguel Zubiri
  • Capt. Stanley Ng of Philippine Airlines
  • Gerald “Gerry” J. Santos of Mr. Freeze Tube Ice
  • Ronald Daniel Mascariñas of Chooks2Go
  • Atty. Salvador Panelo
  • Leo Ortiz of Glutalipo
  • Walther Uzi Buenavista of Shawarma Shack
  • Jeffrey Amurao Geronimo of AquaSkin
  • Rico Hizon of CNN
  • Christian Bautista
  • Congresswoman Ruth Mariano Hernandez
  • Jessa Macaraig of The Pretty You
  • Ghie Pangilinan of Skin Magical
  • Pia Arellano of Transunion
  • Sarah Mateo of SPD Jobs
  • Congresswoman Richelle Singson Michael

The event was held at the Maynila Ballroom of the historic Manila Hotel with a welcome address by former Senator and president of Manila Hotel, Atty. Joey Lina followed by the Keynote speaker, Ambassador of Poland, His Excellency Jarosław Szczepankiewicz, who had previously served as the Polish ambassador to Ethiopia between 2008 and 2012.

High society, business leaders, and rising tigers attended also the event, including:

  • Becky Garcia
  • Ambassador of Romania Răduţa Dana Matache
  • former Philippine Ambassador to Russia Vic Garcia and Madam Connie Guanzon Garcia
  • Franchise Guru Butz Bartolome
  • Jorge and Frieda Hizon
  • Manny Victorio
  • Dr. George Sarakinis
  • Rey Langit
  • Merle Mendoza
  • Usec Sandy Montano
  • Richie Cuna of Kurimi & Fiorgelato
  • Remy Bondad
  • Andria Nicolas
  • Grace Bondad Nicolas of Tag Media Group
  • Etihad Airways General Manager Saeed and wife Ruth Eltanal

The main objective of the ball is to celebrate these leaders to be emulated and to inspire others with their challenges and success.

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