PH Honorable Queens Recognition Awards 2021

Published September 11, 2021, 9:05 PM

by Manila Bulletin Entertainment

Marilou Tolico

The Philippine Honorable Queens and Universe Finest Women led by Chairwoman Marilou Tolico presented special citations and recognitions to several local and international personalities who made a huge impact in empowering and inspiring people in their respective communities. 

“Our goal is to encourage men and women from various fields and industries to support small and under-funded projects and continue their life-saving works that will highlight programs against domestic violence, personality improvement, mental health awareness, livelihood, anti-human trafficking, and bullying, encourage women to be a micro-entrepreneur among others,” said Tolico.

Marlyn Kragh hosted the virtual event. It was attended by the awardees, influential personalities, and members of the local and foreign media.

Tolico, who represented the Philippines both in Mrs. Universe and Mrs. World beauty pageants, said that the organization is composed of “exponentially empowered advocate maven queens and women allies.”

As the founder of Philippine Honorable Queens and Finest Women organizations, she commends the people who excel in their chosen fields that show exemplary contributions to society.

This year’s awardees:

Dr. Rumana Sinha Segal (India) –  Mrs. India Universe 2017, Karmaveer Chakra Recipient; and Nelson Mandela World Humanitarian awardee 2021 and Peace Ambassador.

Nahyr Sinha Segal (India)  –  World Book of Records London and Global Innovations UN SDG, Youth Ambassador, Diplomatic Mission Global Peace.

Glenda Bauer (PH) – International Pageant Director Mrs. Universe Finest Women, International director who supports both Filipino and foreign women, Germany-based Filipina entrepreneur and fashion stylist.

Suganthi Namasivayam (Malaysia) – Leading stewardess and associate instructor of Malaysian Airlines, Mrs. Classic Malaysia International Global 2017, Mrs. Classic International Universal 2018, and certified hospitality trainer.

Irma Meg Ventolina (PH) –  Club President, Soroptimist International of the Americas, Aliw Award 2021 Executive Chairman, Executive Board Directors Exponential Empowerment, Masters in Management major in Public Administration.

Mae Robles (PH) – Founder JM Pageantry Innovations, Bag of Hope Charity for students in remote areas, Owner of Kapeligiran, Proud mother of 2 successful retail entrepreneurs.

Kohlin Lallabban (PH) – Economic Developer World Vision Development Foundation, Lead anchor and Producer Talk Shop Asia Power Network, Certified HIV Counselor of Love Yourself Philippines, Online Academy Head ASEAN Youth Organization – Phil.

Marlyn Kragh – Certified Life Coach and Mentor, Neuro-Linguistic Programmer and Cognitive Behavior Therapist, Main host Global News Network (GNN) and RJ TV Radio, Board of Director DLSU PUSO Foundation.

Gavin Bagares (PH) –  History Book Author and Lifestyle Writer,  Cebuano Heritage Icon for Cultural Arts and History.

Justin Ho Guo Shun (PH) – Executive Director ASEAN Youth Organization – Philippines, President Rotary Club of Alabang Madrigal Business Park, Advisory Board member Asian-African Chamber of Commerce, Business Coach and Mentor Go Negosyo Mentor Program.

Miles Garcia Wafer – Fashion and Event Director for major enterprises and organizations, Founder and Managing Director Wafer Models and Events (1999), owner Wafer Model Management and Image Enhancement Workshops (2004), established modeling and fashion organizations.

The Philippine Honorable Queens and Mrs. Universe Finest Women will hold their first Pageant Congress in the Philippines in 2022.