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Globe Telecom and Sun Cellular Recognized at 2012 Frost & Sullivan Philippines Excellence Awards

MANILA, Philippines, Nov. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan today honoured and recognized Philippines's best at the 2012 Frost & Sullivan Philippines Excellence Awards banquet held at the Hotel Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila.

The Frost & Sullivan Philippines Excellence Awards aims to recognize outstanding performance and achievements by companies in the Information & Communication Technologies industry in areas such as leadership, technological innovation, customer service, and strategic product development.

"We are extremely proud and happy to host the second annual Philippines Excellence Awards. We are confident that this awards banquet will continue to grow and be the most anticipated event of the year by the local business community," said Andrew Milroy, Vice President for ICT, Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific.

The Philippines mobile communications market grew at a rate of 7.0% and was worth over US$3,822 million revenues in 2011. The emergence of over-the-top and numerous content providers has intensified competition in mobile markets, with numerous low cost services becoming available. Growth in data revenue is expected to increase over the short term as smartphone penetration grows from its current level of 18% to nearly 50% in the next three years.

"We see the Philippines markets as rapidly evolving, characterized by high competitiveness, with user-centric business models, and continuous advances in technology. We hope that this award recognition will continue to inspire deserving companies in their pursuit of best practices and excellence in their respective industries," Mr. Milroy added.

Frost & Sullivan identifies the outstanding industry achievements in the past year by companies in the regional and global markets through in-depth interviews, analysis, and extensive secondary research.

Frost & Sullivan congratulates all the recipients of the 2012 Frost & Sullivan Philippines Excellence Awards.

2012 Frost & Sullivan Philippines Excellence Awards Recipients


Award Recipient


Broadband Service Provider of The Year

Globe Telecom

Mobile Service Provider of the Year

Sun Cellular (member of the PLDT group)

Telecom Service Provider of The Year

Globe Telecom

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