Wilcon Celebrates Family Day 2014 2014-06-02 11:02:11

 
 
 
   
 

Both event days officially opened by the traditional Unity Walk participated by Wilcon employees, led by the company executives and brand mascot Wil.  Wilcon President and CEO Mr. William Belo and EVP - Chief Financial Officer Lorraine Belo unveiled this year's theme "Health and Wellness 2014" and launched the first ever Wilcon Book of Records, which will serve as an archive of the event's game winners.

 
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Employees from different Wilcon stores, head office and support groups, all wearing green Wilcon shirts, are divided into six teams - White for Committee / Head Office, Violet for Region 3 branches, Yellow for Support / Warehouse, Red for South outlets, Green for Wilcon stores from North and Blue for Central.  Each team joined and completed on numerous friendly games and matches such as Volleyball, Basketball, Table Tennis, Badminton, Swimming, Athletics, Tug of War among others.  Also enjoyed in the event are Zumba and Tai-chi exercises and the Bingo Bonanza.

 
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Another highlight of the event is the Basketball Clinic, which was led by Rain or Shine star players Chris Tiu, Gabe Norwood, Jeric Teng and Alex Nuyles.  Kids are given the chance to join the activity, which was made to help them learn and develop their basketball skills.

 
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Health seminars and consultations are also offered courtesy of Wilcon's event partners.  Participants are given free access to an Eye Care and Check up as well as Oral Hygiene and Dental Consultation offered by EO Executive Optical and Metro Dental Clinic.  Philippine Red Cross provided assistance through First Aid Service while healthcare seminars such as AIDS Awareness and Cervical Cancer lecture were conducted by AIDS Society of the Philippines and healthcare company GlaxoSmithKline respectively.

Also at the event are booths from Pepsi Philippines, CDO, Trolli Candies and Selecta Ice Cream, in which participants get to buy these brands' products at special rates.  Wilcon industry partner Davies Paints Philippines also provided Photobooth service and Videoke contest.

Wilcon Family Day is the company's established celebration that aims to promote harmonious relationship, solidarity and enjoyment among all employees.  The annual event is the company's way of recognizing the hardwork and dedication of everyone who has been part of Wilcon's success in the industry.