Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Anvil Celebrates Chinese New Year

From ancient times, chinese people like to start the year with Good fortune/Good luck. Thus, tradition such as giving out红包(redpocket)that brings luck to the receiver is widely practiced.
For us,  Anvil Business Club started the chinese new year with a gathering at the 鸿运火锅(Lucky Hotpot), "which might bring goodluck to us" at G/F of NexgenTower, which coincidentally situated at the building of our Honorary Chairman Jeffrey Ng.
There were a total of 112 members and guests attended the event. We started the night with three cultural performances. 1. The lion dance, which is believed to bring good luck and scares away bad elements. 2. 长嘴茶艺壶表演 (chinese kungfu tea show), which is said to be originated from 四川Sichuan during Sung Dynasty。 3. 变脸表演 (face off in 四川sichuan opera), the performer changing his mask/face multiple times during the performance.
After the show, the current club president Patrick Cua delivered the opening remarks, followed by the ice breaker game (Human bingo), the winners were all ladies 1. Gem Myka Sy 2. Aileen Liu 3. Melany Sy 4. Achi Ai Siy as the boys are all busy chatting and eating. It was then followed by choptics game, the winning Team Joeben Tai, Yohan Sy, Ahia Jac Licauco, Micki Chua, Dorthee Li. Then the regents and officers selected of Mr 帅哥 william villanueva and Ms 美女 sally ko to be the best-dressed of the night.
President Patrick cua formally introduced the current Anvil Execom chairman Wilson Lee Flores, VPs Christopher Go, Christopher Yae, Hubert Henry Chua, kenneth dee, yours truly, Treasurer  Jun Lu and secgen William Villanueva. It was then followed by introduction of the new directors of the club which consist of young, energetic and talented individuals. They are Ian Cheng, William Lim Jr., Aldrin Derrick Chua, Sheryll Yu, Vicente Sy, Cherie Haw and Joeben Tai.
He then announced the 2019 anvil sportsfest team owners
Team 1 - Ace Olano metrotech and Jed Warrick Tan columbia wires
Team 2 - vicente sy huayang electronics and Reymont Choachuy zen icon 8 construction
Team 3 - joeben tai of taipan properties
Team 4 - peter mangasing london wire and  aldrin chua techglobal
Our club chairman wilson lee flores delivered the closing remarks by acknowledging the organizing committee of the Cny party lead by director sheryll yu, project chair Julianne Ormoc, team members LaiSy, Clarissa Lee, Hazel Lee, Trisha Sy, Vikzen Shynx, Kevin Tan, Dewey Tan, Winny Grace Yu and Sherine Ann Koa.
Chairman also acknowledged the team responsible for feb 1 Anvil socio-civic project by giving 10,000 pcs tikoys to the residents of Camarin Caloocan with Special guests Senatorial Candidate and former SAP Bong Go, Mayor Oca Malapitan and Counsilors of Caloocan C/o by past president ReynoldSiy!"the uncle of anvil" ,energetic and resourceful director Joeben tai and the young and pretty Project chair Nicolette Lee.
Lastly chairman announced that the next speaker of Anvil forums will be Alfonso Uygongco of la filipina, which he is meeting with before coming to the CNY party (the legit reason why he is late). One of the top local market leader in flour business and others.
Special thanks to the following:
1. HC Jeffrey Ng/ Jefferson Ng /Jackie Ng for buidling permits and parking arrangements
2. Director for social events Sheryll yu
3. Project chair julianne ormoc
4. Achi 吳疏林 discovered the place because of her
5. Wilynda Chua and Jardine Ang for photo credits
6. Entire cny committee
7. Sponsors
-Chairman Wilson Lee Flores of Kamuning Bakery for Ensaymadas
-Director Jardin Wong  of Gloden Bay for all the Premium tikoys
-Director Richmond Co of Tridale for Koka noodles
-Treasurer Jun Lu for Corkcicle
-Director Elson-Sheryll Yu of Personal Touch Decorations for black Label Johnnie walker
- Novelle Office Furniture Inc for Dewars
- Mar Celo of Hobe for Hobe Bihon
- Charles Lim of WL foods for Snacks packages
- Anvil Secretariat Ms Ellen and Carter!