PASIG CITY, Jan. 27 (PIA) -- Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto has been named as one of the honorees in 'The Outstanding Young Men (TOYM) of 2020.'
The city's local chief executive was cited as 2020's TOYM Honoree for Government Service.
According to TOYM Philippines, the search has become an institution, highlighting the unparalleled accomplishments of active Filipino citizens who have demonstrated tangible positive changes in their pursuit of excellence.
For the year 2020, around a hundred nominations were received and reviewed by the Board of Judges and chose the outstanding individuals who excelled in their respective fields and inspired people by doing great works to the community.
Joining Mayor Sotto were:
- Capt. Ron Tendido Villarosa Jr
2020 TOYM HONOREE FOR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/MILITARY SERVICE
Special Forces Regiment (Airborne), Armed Forces of the Phils.
- Mr. Edgar Tolentino Elago
2020 TOYM HONOREE FOR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/EDUCATION
Master Teacher 1, Department of Education
- Atty. Lesley Jeanne Yu Cordero
2020 TOYM HONOREE FOR POLITICAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
Senior Disaster Risk Management Specialist, The World Bank
- Dr. Raymond Francis Rapal Sarmiento
2020 TOYM HONOREE FOR MEDICINE
Director, National Telehealth Center,
- Mr. David Lopez Almirol Jr
2020 TOYM HONOREE FOR SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY AND ENGINEERING
Founder and CEO, Multiysis Technologies Corp.
- Mr. George Ilagan Royeca
2020 TOYM HONOREE FOR BUSINESS ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN PIONEERING INDUSTRIES
Co-Founder, DBDYC Inc. ANGKAS
The Outstanding Young Men (TOYM) award in the Philippines, formerly known as The Outstanding Young Filipinos (TOYF), is an annual national recognition awarded to Filipinos between 18 and 40 years of age who have made significant contributions to their field or community. (PIA NCR)