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Udenna Group wins three honors at the Global Business Outlook Awards 2021

Dec 03, 2021

The Udenna Group cornered three awards in the recently held Global Outlook Awards 2021 with entries from Eight8Ate, DITO Telecommunity, and Calaca Industrial Seaport Corporation.

The GBO recognizes outstanding displays of business excellence across the globe annually. The global recognition is designed to facilitate the exemplary work of businesses and business leaders across industries, in terms of performance, innovation, and drive to create industry value.


An Innovator in Philippine F&B

Eight8Ate President and Chief Executive Officer Joey R. Garcia was hailed as the F&B CEO of the Year - Philippines 2021. 

With Garcia’s leadership, quick thinking, and resolute decision-making, the team was able to create avenues to thrive amid the challenging atmosphere created as a result of the global COVID-19 pandemic. The Eight8Ate President and CEO led the team to constantly remain vigilant with innovations that deliver operational excellence with the end goal of enhancing and ensuring customer satisfaction.

“With our strategic pivots and innovations, we are able to continuously work to build food businesses that contribute to the economy by way of job generation, healthy consumer spending and supporting related and allied industries and enterprises, as well as giving back to Filipino communities,” said Garcia.

As the restaurant and food industry suffered major blows due to the lockdowns and quarantine situations, Garcia’s unwavering commitment to customer delight has been clearly seen through his efforts to nourish the senses with culinary offerings and nurture a better quality of life for Filipino consumers with food for the soul that has resulted in inroads made in the past years.

Eight8Ate President and CEO Joey R. Garcia with the Conti’s team

Conti’s sharing delightful goodness with medical frontliners

Conti’s Bakeshop Training Kitchen at Punlaan School where we help underprivileged girls reach greater heights