PLDT Execs Call on PhilConGenSF, Discuss Powering Up Philippine Center

SAN FRANCISCO, 26 October 2018 –Executives of PLDT, Inc., one of the Philippines’ leading telecommunications providers, called on Consul General Henry S. Bensurto, Jr. to discuss PLDT’s project with the Consulate to provide full internet connection to Spark447 ( and the Philippine Center building on 447 Sutter St., San Francisco.

Mr. Eric Alberto, PLDT Executive Vice-President and Chief Revenue Officer and President and CEO ofePLDT, underscored PLDT, Inc.’s commitment to support the goal to spark love of Filipino culture and heritage, connect Filipino Americans with each other and the Filipino diaspora in general, and empowerFilipinos abroad.

Mr. Rich Ortega, PLDT US Managing Director, and Ms. MaiteCamins , Senior Advisor, joined the call and met with the rest of the Philippine Consulate.

The Consul General showed the group around the Philippine Center, including the Spark447, which is a shared office space, networking hub, and a place uniquely designed for rising entrepreneurs, freelancers, digital nomads and internet professionals.

PLDT, Inc. is a Spark*Connect*Empower partner.