Philippine Adventist Publishing House Gets Quality Award
QUALITY AWARD: Florante P. Ty, Philippine Publishing House president, and Ronaldo B. Dumapig, vice president for finance, receive the World Quality Commitment Award at the Concorde La Fayette of Paris from Jose E. Prieto, president of Business Initiative Directions.he Philippine Publishing House (PPH), one of 63 publishing houses maintained worldwide by the Seventh-day Adventist Church, received the World Quality Commitment Award in the Gold Category from Business Initiative Directions (BID).
The awards ceremony was held during the BID World Quality Commitment Convention—Paris 2012, at which 54 countries around the world were recognized for achievements in “quality and excellence.”
Jose E. Prieto, president and CEO of BID, said, “The awarded companies are symbols of commitment to leadership, technology, and innovation, making them models for others in their sectors.”
Representing PPH during the ceremony, which was held at the Concorde La Fayette Hotel in Paris on October 29, 2012, were Florante P. Ty, president, and Ronaldo B. Dumapig, treasurer and vice president for finance.
Speaking to PPH employees after the Paris event, Ty said, “We praise God that after operating for almost 100 years, Philippine Publishing House has been recognized for quality, innovation, excellence, and commitment. I believe that the organization behind this award saw fit to bestow on us the honor of World Quality Commitment because of our unique person-to-person distribution program, which is being done by our literature evangelists and publishing leaders throughout the Philippines.”