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Eleven graduates turned remarkable professionals were honored at the 2024 STI Distinguished Alumni Awards (STIDAA) ceremony held last May 31, 2024 at the Solaire Resort in Paranaque City. Presented annually by the STI Alumni Association (STIAA), this recognition is given by STI College to alumni who have upheld their alma mater’s teachings through their personal accomplishments, value-driven services, and positive impact to the community.

This year’s roster of alumni awardees from across STI’s network of 63 schools is composed of innovators, pioneers and visionaries who have embodied the institution’s core values in their chosen fields of expertise.

The Social Innovators

These individuals address social issues, creating positive change through innovative solutions. They identify problems within society and develop new approaches, products, services, or models to address these challenges effectively. Social innovators often work across sectors and collaborate with various stakeholders, including communities, governments, businesses, and non-profit organizations.

● Hannah Jill R. Bato – Mural Artist, Palette-in-Motion Art Services
Bachelor of Arts in Communication
Batch 2018, STI College Novaliches

● Bill Ringer A. Salalima – Senior Project Manager, Micropinnacle Technology Corporation
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
Batch 2011, STI College Novaliches

● Esther M. Correo – Legal Service, Philippine National Police
Bachelor of Science in Business Management (now Business Administration)
Batch 2015, STI College Santa Rosa

The Industry Pioneers

They lead the way in introducing new ideas, products, or services to their chosen fields. They are the first whenever the need to take risks and explore uncharted territories arises. By envisioning opportunities others overlook, they set the stage for future innovations and developments within their industry.

● Lystra Aurel C. Angeles – Showroom Marketing Professional, Toyota Bacoor
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
Batch 2012, STI College Bacoor

● Angelo P. Rivera – Senior Salesforce Developer at Monash University in Australia
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
Batch 2012, STI College Southwoods (now STI College Carmona)

● Mark A. Ramos – Enterprise Architecture and Innovation Head, MERALCO
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
Batch 2009, STI College Legazpi

● Jacquelyn M. Adormeo – Aesthetic Nurse, Florence Medical Center LLC
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Batch 2012, STI College Lucena

● Jessica Grace Parks – Cabin Crew at SkyWest Airlines
Bachelor of Science in Tourism Management
Batch 2018, STI College Taft (now STI College Pasay-EDSA)

● Chris John S. Benavente – Coffee Roastery Quality Control, Blacksmith Coffee Company
Hospitality and Restaurant Services
Batch 2009, STI College Alaminos

The Visionaries

These individuals break new ground and inspire others with their innovative ideas and forward-thinking approaches. With their bold visions and creative solutions, they chart new paths and open doors to opportunities that were previously unseen.

● Abner M. Aler – Founding Owner and Management Head, Kapalong Handicraft Manufacturing
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Major in Operations Management
Batch 2018, STI College Lucena

● Shina S. Aquino – Founder of Amara Shia Jewelry
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
Batch 2014, STI College Caloocan

“Aside from their remarkable milestones, we also celebrate their impact on their respective industries and communities,” STI Alumni Association (STIAA) Trustee Sherwin Macalintal said during the event. “Their contributions are the embodiment of the values and principles of the STI community: the same values that continue to inspire the new breed of leaders and achievers,” he added.

These 11 remarkable individuals are a testament to STI’s staunch commitment to delivering nothing but academic excellence to its learners. It has become a part of the four-decade long legacy of bringing real-life education that has produced world-class professionals for leading industries all over the globe.