CEO New Award (Daily Tribune)

July 18, 2015

Architect Carmelo T. Casas (center, holding trophy) has been awarded by the Philippine Regulation Commission (PRC) as this year’s Outstanding Professional of the Year Awardee in the field of architecture during its 42nd Founding Anniversary held recently at the Manila Hotel. The Outstanding Professional of the Year Award is the highest award bestowed upon a professional by PRC as recommended by the Accredited Professional Organization. PRC is the government body for the regulation and licensing of various professionals and occupations. Casas received the prestigious PRC award for his professional competence and integrity  in the field of architecture, for his total dedication in shaping high standards and values of the architectural practice, sharing his expertise with peers in various organizations, and for his role in promoting corporate social responsibility by practicing in various social related activities and creating his own foundation by sending deserving students to school. Casas who placed 7th during the Architectural Licensure Examination in 1978, is the president and CEO of Casas+Architects Inc., one of the top architectural firms in the country. The firm is primarily known for the expertise in architectural design, Interior design, and master planning. Majority of its projects are high rise residential condominiums, mixed use commercial complexes and hospitality structures. Among its major projects are The Shang Grand Tower, St. Francis Towers, The Pacific Plaza at the Fort, Bellagio Towers, Resorts World Entertainment & Commercial Center, Eastwood City and One Shangri-La Palce Towers to name a few.