Manila Electric Railroad and Light Company (Meralco) Vice President and Head of Corporate Communications Joe R. Zaldarriaga shared his expertise on the importance of authentic and purposeful communications to faculty and researchers of the De La Salle University – The Jesse M. Robredo Institute of Governance last September 24, 2023. The activity was part of “Communicating with Clarity and Confidence: A Media Relations Workshop for Academics” – a 2-day training that aims to equip the academe with knowledge and skills to communicate with the public effectively. Zaldarriaga joined seasoned journalist Lynda Jumilla for the session on the Art of the Interview held at the Hotel Benilde in Manila.
Meralco is the largest electric power distribution company and the largest private sector utility in the Philippines. Through a Consolidated Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity, Meralco provides electric service within its franchise coverage. Its subsidiaries are engaged in engineering and consulting, construction, bills payments and other electricity-related services. A subsidiary is in the process of developing the Company’s power generation portfolio.
Meralco is listed on the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE: MER). Meralco has the largest market capitalization among the Philippine listed utility and power sector companies. Further information is available at www.meralco.com.ph.