Globe Business reiterated its support for the booming Philippine information and communication technologies (ICT) industry through the renewal of its partnership with the Business Processing Association of the Philippines (BPAP) and the Canadian Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (CanCham) for the 6th International ICT Awards.
More than 500 guests representing the leading players from the local IT-BPO sector attended the annual awards; organized by the Business Processing Association of the Philippines and the Canadian Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines to promote the achievements of the Business Process Outsourcing industry.
The International ICT Awards recognizes individuals and organizations for their outstanding contributions in promoting the country as one of the world’s leading BPO destinations of choice. The esteemed BPO Employer of the Year award is given to companies who are committed to honing world-class talents within their organizations. Globe Business understands that the BPO sector is an industry that relies heavily on the skill and capabilities of its workforce, therefore making people its key differentiator and undoubtedly its most valuable asset.
Convergys, a global leader in customer management and one of the largest private employers in the country, was honored for its leadership, strategic HR practices, continuous improvement programs, commitment to corporate social responsibility and its overall support of the ICT industry in the Philippines.
Globe, through its corporate arm Globe Business, provides the bulk of Globe Business, the corporate arm of Globe, provides mobile, wireline voice, wireline data and data center services that semiconductor and electronics manufacturing firms specifically require. Globe Business also provides direct lines, trunk lines and audio conferencing that bring them cost efficiency. Its internet, domestic leased line and international private leased circuit deliver reliable connectivity. Its co-location and media storage services at the Globe Data Center address their security needs. Globe continually invests its network infrastructure to support the BPO industry. The company is in the thick of a massive $790-Million network modernization project that includes an all-IP infrastructure, pervasive 3G coverage, double fiber optics capacity, 4G and LTE readiness, and overall quality and resiliency.