MANILA, Philippines – Converge ICT Solutions Inc. CEO and Co-Founder Dennis Anthony Uy joins the list of movers and shakers in the country who are making a difference in the lives of Filipinos as he was recently recognized among the “People of the Year” for 2022 by PeopleAsia.
In a ceremony held recently, Uy received the coveted award for his instrumental role in the digitization of the Philippine economy amid the pandemic.
“With this recognition, we hope that we will continue to inspire others as we hopefully move out of the pandemic. We have built our national digital highway and we will continue to reach more Filipinos to give them world-class broadband connectivity. This is our lifelong promise and our mission,” said Uy in his acceptance speech.
For the first time since the pandemic, PeopleAsia organized an intimate and memorable event to recognize its “People of the Year” where icons in business, government, sports, and society gathered at the Conrad Manila Hotel.
Uy joined an impressive circle of luminaries hailed as 2022’s People of the Year. Nobel Peace Prize laureate Maria Ressa, Camarines Sur Governor Migz Villafuerte, Olympians Hidilyn Diaz, Nesthy Petecio and Eumir Marcial, actor John Arcilla, Manila Mayor Isko Moreno, Senator Joel Villanueva, Deputy Speaker and Las Pinas Rep. Camille Villar, President and COO of Lucio Tan Group of Companies Michael Tan, broadcast journalist Korina Sanchez, medical frontliner and infectious diseases specialist Dr. Regina Berba, and Frontrow Cares’ RS Francisco and Sam Versoza, complete the People of the Year circle of winners.
PeopleAsia’s People of the Year is an annual recognition, lauding extraordinary people making a mark in their field and advancing their industries.