PLDT ALPHA Royale 2013
You can always count on a PLDT ALPHA Enterprise event to attract the distinguished set, and PLDT ALPHA Royale 2013 Charity Poker tournament was certainly no exception. Held last July 12, 2013, the top executives from leading O&Os (Outsourcing and Offshoring enterprises) and other crucial industries knew they were in for a thrilling turn at the poker tables combined with top-notch entertainment provided by the Full Cast Dancers, Mel Villena with the AMP Jazz Nonet, and the alluring Ava Jugueta.
After eleven intense rounds, the top seven chip leaders proceeded to the championship table to play out who will be the PLDT ALPHA Royale 2013 grand champion. Mr. Philip Kooijman finished triumphant as the grand champion, receiving a check for 200,000 pesos for his charity of choice, The Dynamic Teen Company, and an Omega James Bond watch. The other finalists did not leave empty handed with each of them receiving iPhone 5 units care of SMART Infinity. Other raffle prizes were given away such as TW Steel Watches and Samsung Galaxy S4 units.