The M2Live events team brings together our most experienced members and younger talents, each with a passion for creating memorable, meaningful events. This creates a dynamic where new, boundary-pushing ideas can be readily generated, and then vetted and refined with our years of hands-on knowledge. Our team works at the center of a large network of suppliers and stakeholders, all of whom contribute to the success of our events.
PRESIDENT & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Doy is our Guy in Charge. He has founded and still leads several media and Internet companies. Doy likes to think big and is the originator of many of our Big Ideas in events, PR, and digital marketing. A design fanatic, he is M2Live's toughest customer because he believes debate is the best way to bring out the best in our team and satisfy our clients.
EVENT MANAGEMENT DIRECTOR
When there's an M2Live event, you can be sure Enya is behind it all. She jetsets everywhere while meeting with everyone to organize our largest shows and conferences. She regularly plays host to the President of the Philippines and dignitaries from other countries.
head of operations
Digital marketing is Rica's domain. She heads M2.0’s digital team and formulates strategies and ensures the consistency and quality of the content and narratives across all channels are specific to a client’s needs. A strong advocate of online marketing, she has a pulse on the latest trends and how best to utilize them for integrated campaigns. She possesses a piercing insight into the preferences of the consumer audience. She lives with her husband and twin daughters.
In his role as Strategic Planner, Karlo oversees the quality of all M2.0's campaign for its many clients including The Office of the Philippine President, The Department of Health, Philippine Bases Conversion and Development Authority, The Department of Trade and Industry, Merck Sharp and Dohme, Meralco, UNICEF and Greenpeace. Previously a copywriter for M2.0, Karlo returned to lead strategic planning for M2.0's projects and campaigns. He has also served as an editor for Manila Bulletin and Garage Magazine.
A writer for the last 7 years, David Castillo currently serves as Strategic Planner, ensuring that all M2.0’s campaigns are on strategy. He has been responsible for the content in many successful campaigns for numerous clients in various sectors, including government, manufacturing, tech, and healthcare. Previously he was a contributor for the sports section of The Philippine Online Chronicles and a copywriter for Ace Saatchi & Saatchi.
CLIENT SUCCESS DIRECTOR
As the Client Success Director, Cecille’s role is to ensure a collaborative effort between the brand and the Client Success Team to effectively achieve communication goals. With 15 years of experience under her belt, Cecille is an established veteran of the PR and communications industry. She worked with the biggest local and multinational corporations — Unilever, Splash, Nestle, Primer, Dell, Symantec, Intel, Smartmatic, and Philips — helping elevate their brands through impactful storytelling.
Marco is in charge of ensuring that creative design ideas at M2.0 become a reality. As Creative Director, he and his team seamlessly work to create and design intuitive websites and social media campaigns with the aim of improving consumer experience. Marco has worked for clients from a wide range of industries including New World Hotel, SM Investments, APEC Inclusive Business, Avis, MSD, and Goltens. He approaches work methodically: identifying problems, thinking of solutions, and flawlessly executing the idea throughout every campaign.
Jules gets the job done. He's our account manager that approaches everything as customer service:
he wants to see you smile. In high-stress situations, you'll find him grin all the time. He also loves comics and can offer all sorts of trivia about superheroes.
A lover of road trips, books, theater, and musicals, Maia Patelo found that she was a perfect fit for the Events side of M2.0 Commmunications. She began her career as a PR specialist in PROSolutions and M2.0, handling diverse brands such as the Sterling Bank of Asia and Cherry Mobile. Maia realized her aptitude for Events in Geisler Maclang, working with clients like Kimberly Clarke. Returning to M2.0, she has coordinated and managed projects with various organizations such as the Bases Conversion and Development Authority, Panasonic Eneloop, and others.