Miss Silka Philippines 2016: Silka-mazing Year of Beauty & Purpose
Report: Raymund Thom Golez | Managing Editor
Photos: JR Noses | Chief Photojournalist & Photo Editor
Miss Silka Philippines held this year’s coronation night on November 12, 2016 at the New Glorietta Activity Center, Makati City. Cosmetique Asia Corporation, makers of Silka Skincare products and the creative production team of Comerstone Entertainment Inc. once again collaborated in mounting Miss Silka Philippines 2016 – a spectacular showcase of beautry, music and more.
Silka, celebrating its 15th year, aims at selecting its next brand ambassador from thirty of the most gorgeous young women from all over the Philippines. This beauty brand event will bring together delegates from Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao who are blessed not only with fair and smooth skin, but also with confidence and sense of commitment to her community.
The winner of Miss Silka Philippines 2016 is Katrina Anne Castañeda Johnson of Davao, along with her court, 1st Runner-up: Luzenne Jones of Cebu, 2nd Runner-up: Mary Ann Mungcal of Pampanga, and 3rd Runner-up: Jan Lian Claire Domingo of Tarlac
ABS-CBN’s Pilipinas Got Talent Season 1 finalist and now has established this mark and brand in acting for television, film and theater – Markki Stroem and one of the most the sought after model/beauty/self help authors Bianca Valerio will host the much awited glamorous night. Special guests include G-Force and Silka’s multi awarded and multi talented brand endorser, the ultimate hearthrob Mr. Piolo Pascual . A select few from fields of fashion, beauty and the arts wil help select the grand winner.
Last year’s crown went to Kimberly Weber of Zambales. Aside from cash prize and brand ambassadorship, Weber has donated P100,000.00 cash courtesy of cosmetique Asia to People Recovery, Empowerment and Development Assistance (PREDA). Preda is an Olongapo-based, non-government organization wich helps abused children recuperate and regain their self-esteem.
Comerstone Enteretainment and the whole Cosmetique Asia family headed by their powerful team – Chief Operation Officer, Mr. Janssen Co, Silka Marketing Manager, Ms. Jane Co, Vp Finance and Juiccy Marketing Manager, Ms, Hennie Yu, Vice President for Sales, Mr. Leonardo Aquino, Corporate Sales Development Officer, Mr. Timothy Chuangco, National Sales Manager for Modern Trade, Mr. John Claveria, National Sales Manager for General Trade, Mr. Jigs Jimenez, Juicy Cologne & Biogenic Alcohol Brand Manager, Ms. Claire Genova, Juicy Cologne & Biogenic Alcohol Asst. Brand Manager, Ms. Raessy Angeles, Silka Asst. Brand Manager for Bath Category, Ms. Gyn Lim, Silka Asst. Brand Manager for Lotion Category, Ms. Myrtle Frantilla are very pleased and honored to be on board again this year and present this prestigious pageant of the country and to the world.