Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Style Weekend Honors Women Who Wow

Maine Mendoza leads this year's Women Who Wow.

Manila Bulletin's weekly magazine, Style Weekend celebrated in stylish fashion its 9th year anniversary on March 21, 2016, at the Champagne Room of The Manila Hotel. Attended by editors, writers and bloggers from top publications together with select PR friends, the event also honors the prestigious "Women Who Wow", a roster of accomplished and beautiful Filipinas who are a stand out in their own fields.

Liza Ilarde, Style Weekend's EIC. The brains behind Women Who Wow.
Photo credit: Ted Claudio
Style Weekend's Editor-In-Chief, Liza Ilarde enthused, "In March, where the world also celebrates Women's Month, it is apt to honor and recognize these women of essence." Ilarde, who was with the Mega group of publications prior to her current position, is known to put Style Weekend back to life, making it an enjoyable outlet for readers interested in fashion, food, travel and the arts.

The Women Who Wow 2016 are:

Maine Mendoza- The AlDub girl phenomenon
Pia Wurtzbach - Miss Universe 2015
Pie Alvarez - Mayor of San Vicente, Palawan and Greeneration Ambassador
Isabelle Daza - Actress, TV host, Philantropist
Cristalle Belo - Entrepreneur of the Belo empire, Philantropist
Rita Nazareno - Creative Director of S.C. Vizcarra, makers of world-class handbags
Xyza Cruz Bacani - Former domestic helper in Hong Kong turned professional photographer
Xandra Ramos Padilla - The mover behind National Book Store

Style Weekend is a weekly magazine, that comes out every Friday. The glossy edition of Style Weekend is sold in select National Book Store outlets.  The newsprint edition comes with Manila Bulletin for free every Friday. Digital editions may also be downloaded via the Manila Bulletin app or through their subscription on their website.