Philippine Tatler Celebrates at Red


Philippine Tatler never fails to give an occasion a special flair, with its reputation for excellence and glamour. Recently, media icon Irene Martel Francisco, publisher of the prestigious glossy magazine, together with Anton San Diego, Editor-in-Chief and Mia Borromeo, Editor-at-Large,  hosted the James Suckling Guide to the best Bordeaux Wines in 2010, held at RED in Shangri-la Makati.

A highly respected authority on wines,  Suckling is the Regional Wine Editor of the Tatler Group. The A-list crowd appreciated the special Chateau Siran 2003, from Edouard Mialhe’s luxury vineyard, Wine Story.  The Bordeaux wines added umph to the sumptuous Peking duck menu, specially prepared by the Shangri-la chefs.

Major partners for this exclusive event were VISA led by Country Manager Ian Jameson;  Sony, led by Sony Philippines President Takao Kuroda and Wine Story, led by Romy Sia.  Visa highlighted its ultra exclusive by-invitation-only Visa Infinite Card while Sony unveiled its exciting new computer, the luxurious PC VAIO Z.

Anton Huang, Executive Vice President of Stores Specialists, Irene Martel Francisco, Publisher of Philippine Tatler, Washington Sycip and Ambassador Isabel Wilson
Mario Katigbak of Bvlgari, Rico Tantoco, Jr. of Rustan’s, Silvana Fornari and Ambassador Luca Fornari
Beng Tesoro, Marivic Rufino, Anton San Diego, Editor in Chief of Philippine Tatler, Ambassador Isabel Wilson and Miguel Aboitiz
Mia Boromeo, Editor at Large Philippine Tatler, Susan Joven, Patxi Elizalde and Sofia Elizalde
Nene Leonor, Consul Evie Costa, Consul Mellie Ablaza, Consul Helen Ong and Consul Louie Ablaza
Dr. Randy Francisco, The Lady H. Ball, Mike Toledo, Carla Arguelles and Cris Albert
Bob Miller, Ian Jameson, Country Manager of VISA, Peter Coyiuto, Takao Kuroda, President of Sony Philippines and Romy Sia of Wine Story.
Mario Katigbak, Joanna Francisco, Raul Francisco and Mel Meer
Joy Wassmer, Rita Dy, Marivic Vazquez, Joe Mari Trenas and Frannie Jacinto