Wilcon Depot partners with Grohe for the new public... 2020-03-02 15:41:06


WILCON DEPOT AND GROHE PHILIPPINES SUPPORT THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE NEW PUBLIC RESTROOM AT ST. JOHN BOSCO CHURCH. Photo shows (L-R) Fr. Manuel Nicolas SDB, Grohe Executive Director of Human Resources & Organization Michael Mager, Wilcon SEVP – Chief Operating Officer Rosemarie Ong, Fr. Gaudencio Carandang SDB, Dr. Susanne Franke, Grohe Vice President of Training & Management Development Timo Kurz, and General Manager of Lixil Philippines Alpha Ang during the ribbon-cutting ceremony on November 29, 2019.

In efforts to provide a more convenient and satisfying bathroom experience for the Filipino community, Wilcon Depot, the country's leading home improvement and construction supply retailer, participated in the construction of the new public restroom at St. John Bosco Church in Tondo, Manila on November 29, 2019.

The opening of the new public restroom in November 2019 serves as a completion of requirements for the graduates of Grohe Dual Tech Academy. With this, Wilcon and Grohe donated building materials for the betterment of the St. John Bosco Church facility.

The event was graced by the General Manager of Lixil Philippines Alpha Ang; Wilcon SEVP – Chief Operating Officer Rosemarie Ong; Global Product Manager of Asia, Africa, and America Manfred Kuehn; Vice President Training & Management Development Timo Kurz; Executive Director Human Resources & Organization Michael Mager; Assistant Country Manager Lixil Philippines Jora Ong; and SDB - Don Bosco Tondo Rector Fr. Gaudencio Carandang Jr.

A total of forty-two (42) students completed the course, General Maintenance Technician (GMT) and passed the International Certification on GROHE Standards assessment exam, qualifying them to work for GROHE in the country or abroad. The graduates of the Grohe Dual Tech Academy also had the honor to be the first batch to receive an International Certification from Grohe Germany.

Through this partnership, Wilcon continues to uphold its vision for the society to contribute the best expertise, knowledge, skills, and resources to promote a stronger, safer and more sustainable homes and buildings for all kinds of people.

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