For Immediate Release
TFC Europe is Media Partner for Filipina Women Network’s 15th Filipina Global Summit 2018 in London
LONDON, U.K., December 18, 2017 – After a very successful holding of its 14th Filipina Global Summit in Toronto, Canada last October where it also recognized the 2017 batch of 100 Most Influential Filipina Women in the World (Global FWN100™ ’17), the Filipina Women’s Network (FWN) held its 2018 FWN Global Summit Launch recently at Romulo Café in Kensington High Street, London. FWN is a non-profit international advocacy organization that seeks to increase the power of Filipina women as leaders and policy makers in all sectors in society to achieve economic and social justice and women’s rights.
ABS-CBN Europe Ltd. Managing Director (Acting) Luis Bariuan has confirmed that TFC will be a media partner for the prestigious event which will be held on October 17-21, 2018 (https://www.filipinasummit.org/ )
Romulo Café in London was the perfect setting for the Filipina Global Summit 2018 launch. It is owned by FWN’s 2017 Face of Global Pinay Power and Global FWN100™ ’17 Rowena Romulo, a former banker who named the restaurant in honor of her grandfather, the late Filipino statesman and diplomat, Carlos P. Romulo. Romulo Café was recently included in the 2018 Tatler Restaurant Guide, the A-list of top restaurants in London and entire U.K.
The event was attended by respected government officials, community leaders and FWN’s executive officers.
(LEFT) ABS-CBN Europe Ltd Managing Director (Ltd) Luis Bariuan and Filipina Women’s Network (FWN) CEO & Founder Marily Mondejar at the 2018 FWN Filipina Summit Launch & Press Conference at the Café Romulo; (RIGHT) Marily Mondejar and FWN’s 2017 Face of Global Pinay Power and Global FWN100™ ’17 Rowena Romulo, owner of the award-winning Romulo Café which was included in the prestigious 2018 Tatler Restaurant Guide for Best Restaurants in London and in the U.K.
L to R: UK Councillor (only elected Filipino in the United Kingdom), Global FWN100™ ’17 and 2018 London FWN Summit Steering Committee Vice Chair Cynthia Barker, Global FWN100™ ’15, FWN Board Member and 2018 London FWN Summit Steering Committee Chair Leonor S. Vintervoll from Norway, FWN’s 2017 Face of Global Pinay Power and Global FWN100™ ’17 Rowena Romulo and Romulo Café owner Rowena Romulo and FWN CEO & Founder Marily Mondejar.
L to R: ABS CBN Europe Marketing Director Luis Bariuan, Adelina Duenas of Bicol United, ABS CBN Europe Ltd, News Bureau Chief EU & ME Danny Buenafe and FWN Board Member, Chair, 2018 FWN Summit Steering Committee Leonor Vintervoll (Norway).
L to R: UK Councillor Cynthia Barker, Broadcast Journalist for ABS CBN UK Rose Eclarinal, World English Editor for Oxford English Dictionary, Oxford Press Danica Salazar PhD, Atty. Crystal Dias of Dias Solicitors and Filipino Women’s Association (UK) Trustee Raquel Scrivens.
L to R:, Carol Panday of Simply C, PR & Events, Edwin della Cruz of ENFiD, 2018 FWN Summit Steering Committee Leonor Chair Leonor Vintervoll, Immigration Adviser Gene Alcantara of AlcanMobile, Philippines Labor Attaché Rey Conferido, ENFID Chair Christian Estrada, ABS CBN Europe Ltd. Managing Director (Acting) Luis Bariuan.
L to R (standing): Melanie Della Cruz, Lyka Galicia, Kesha Mosqueda, Steven Lagdat, Carmen Pirlogeanu, Rea Mae Taligatos; L to R (seated): Romulo Café Manager Trinidad French and Romulo Café Supervisor Mirela Ghidu.