Thank you - Philippine Gems - Isla Lipana & Co.
Thank you to the following for providing ideas, thoughts, time, resources and inspiration in bringing to reality this corporate social responsibility for our country, the Philippine Gems.
- Department of Tourism – Philippine Tourism Promotion Board
- Department of Tourism – Regional Directors
- Local Government Units / Mayors / Governors of the sites featured
- Asian Institute of Tourism – University of the Philippines
- Philippine Gems selection panel: Professor Carlos “Caloy” Libosado, Ms. Nedalin Miranda, Ms. Christel Arguelles, Ms. Jing Lejano, Ms. Love Anover, Ms. Cherrylin Javier, Ms. Cosette Romero, Mr. Junee Del Mundo, Director Jose Javier Reyes, Mr.James Betia
- TV and/or News programs and their hosts: ANC, Net 25, Solar Daybreak, Travel Time, Ms. Susan Calo Medina
- Radio shows and programs and their hosts: DZMM, DZIQ, DWIZ, DZAR, DZUP
- Turista Magazine
- Travel Bloggers - Alex Dizon, Enzo Luna, Raffy Pedrajita, Enrico Dee, Melo Esguerra, CA De Ramos, Mervz Marasigan
- FleishmanHillard Manila
- Provincial radio stations and their hosts
- Provincial newspapers/publications and their writers
- Internet news, other bloggers, and individuals who provided comments and other information
- FUNtastic Philippines
- Schools and universities who promoted and participated in the survey
- The “netizens”
- Hotels and establishments that promoted the Philippine Gems
- The community in the featured sites
- Individuals and organizations who lent / contributed photos of the sites
- Everyone who visited the Philippine Gems website and participated in the survey
Most of all, to our Lord for giving us our country and our Philippine Gems.