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75 Most Influential Filipino Americans of 2015

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by MJ Racadio

MIFA 75: 75 Most Influential Fil-Ams of 2015 presented by BlogtalkwithMJRacadio & MGR Records
MIFA 75: 75 Most Influential Fil-Ams of 2015 presented by Blogtalk with MJRacadio & MGR Records

Hollywood CA (Social Dragon PR) October 10, 2015. 75 Most Influential Fil-Ams of 2015. Its time of the year, October is Filipino American History Month, therefore Blogtalk with MJ Racadio and MGR Records (Non-profit organization: Discover the undisvovered) recognized the contributions of our fellow Fil-Ams who made an impact to the society and uplift the community. This year #MIFA75 Most Influential Filipino Americans are the following.

Dr. Tess Maurico (America’s Favorite Dermatologist)

John Ablaza (Philippines First Eco-Couture Designer)

Michael Galante (Hollywood Actor)

Marc Anthony Nicolas (4th-time Emmy Nominated Producer of The Talk/Host of On Your Marc)

Janet & Ruben Nepales (Hollywood Foreign Press Association Member)

Lea Salonga (Tony Award Winning Actress)

Tony Cabrera (Journalist)

Andy Edralin (President of Fil-Am Press Club California)

Jush Andowitt (Marketing of Pinoy TV: USA)

Mark Pulido (Public Servant)

Apl De Ap (Grammy Award Winner: Black Eyed Peas)

Bruno Mars (Grammy Award Winner)

Fritz Friedman (Veteran Publicist of Sony Pictures)

Anthony Buncio (Hollywood TV Producer)

Luis Pedron (Film Maker)

Gherald Alaman (Talent Manager)

Chairmaine Joie (Celebrity Fashion Designer)

Kathy Miclat Marino (CEO of OC Fashion Week)

Vic Perez (Concert Producer)

G Tongi (Host/Producer of Kababayan Today)

Ted Benito (Executive Director of Apl DeAp Foundation)

Alexis Monsanto (Hollywood Celebrity Fashion Designer)

Elena Lapid-Salonga (Entrepreneur)

Elton Lugay (Creator of TOFA-NY)

Eric G (Recording Artist)

Odette Quesada (Legendary OPM Composer)

Steve Angeles (Reporter)

Yong Chavez (Entertainment Correspondent)

Sthanlee Mirador (Hollywood Celebrity Photographer)

Peterson Gonzaga (CEO of Pacific Rim Video)

Hailee Steinfield (Oscar Nominated Actress/Recording Artist)

Kenneth Barlis (Hollywood Fashion Designer)

Bb. Pilipinas USA 2015 winners

Ron Quesada of Kulintronica

Lydia Neff (iHeart Media)

Gerald Manlangit (Former Producer of ET/The Insider)

John Singson (Celebrity Realtor)

Mark Dacascos (Iron Chef America Host/Hollywood Actor)

Tia Carrere (Hollywood Triple Threat)

Rob Banta (Public Servant)

Lou Razon (Celebrity Fashion Designer)

Cher Calvin (Emmy Winning TV Anchor)

Bobby Murphy (Snap Chat Co-creator)

Marlou Colina (Hollywood Celebrity Stylist)

Cristeta Comeford (The White House Executive Chef)

Monet Lu (Salon Owner/Celebrity Stylist)

Cassie (Recording Artist/Model)

Oliver Tolentino (Hollywood Celebrity Fashion Designer)

Radyo Pilipino Amerika (Broadcaster)

Faith Bautista (Entrepreneur)

Angela Perez Baraquio-Grey (Miss America 2001)

Gel Santos Relos (Balitang America Host)

Denise Dador (ABC’s TV Anchor)

Dante Basco (Hollywood Actor)

AJ Rafael- (Youtube Superstar)

Jose Antonio Vargas (Award Winning Journalist)

Vanessa Minnillo-Lachey (Hollywood Actress/Entrepreneur)

SIPA ( Search to Involve Pilipino Americans)

Kevin Nadal (Author)

DJ QBert-(America’s Best DJ of 2010/Scratch University)

Susan Ordona (Sold Out Author)

Kirsten Regalado (Celebrity Fashion Designer)

Renee’ Patron (Banago Designer)

Vanessa Hudgens (Hollywood/Broadway Actress)

Darren Criss (Hollywood/Broadway Actor)

Jessica Sanchez (Recording Artist)

Joey Galon (Pageant Expert)

Kat Iniba (Host of Halo Halo)

Ronnie Del Carmen (Inside Out Co-Director)

Christopher Ad Castillo (Film Maker)

Nicole Scherzinger (Pop Recording Artist/Broadway)

FilHarmonic (Singing Group)

RD Alba (Film Maker)

Dado Banatao (Creator of PhilDev)

Official Hash Tags: #MIFA75 #MIFA2015

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Where Hollywood Celebrity Stylist meets The Famous Bag Designer

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by MJ Racadio and Gherald Alaman

Hollywood, CA (Social Dragon PR) October, 2015. Tune in this Sunday, October 11, 2015 7PM PST / 10PM EST to Blogtalk with MJRacadio on http://soundcloud.com/mjracadio  featuring Hollywood Celebrity Stylist Marlou Colina, and Famous Bag Designer Renee Patron.

with Marlou Colina after his interview. Photo Credit: John Singson
with Marlou Colina after his interview. Photo Credit: John Singson
Marlou Colina with Regine Velasquez
Marlou Colina with Regine Velasquez

First, let’s meet Marlou Colina. Colina is Hair & Makeup Artist to the stars. Clients include Grammy Winner – David Foster, NBC TV Passions – Actor Hector Bustamante, and coutless others. In turn, he founded Colina Salon, based in Long Beach California. He is also a TV personality, an executive producer, and a columnist. Currently, he produces “Colina’s Beauty Menu on Adobo . Nation on TFC (The Filipino Channel). In addition, read his column on USA Asian Post and Balita Newspaper.

Marlou Colina is the person you go to before a major Hollywood event.

with Renee Patron & John Ablaza (Philippines First Eco-Couture Designer)
with Renee Patron & John Ablaza (Philippines First Eco-Couture Designer)
Emma Stone wearing Banago Tote Bag during Aloha Movie
Emma Stone wearing Banago Tote Bag during Aloha Movie
Banago http://www.ilovebanago.com
Banago http://www.ilovebanago.com

Next, let’s meet Renee Patron. Patron is an entrepreneur. She has been in the fashion industry for over 15 years. Furthermore, she is the founder and creative director of BANAGO. Founded in June 2011, BANAGO is a collection of hand woven bags, hand crafted by artisans in the Philippines. They also make accessories, such as jewelry, and towels. Recently Banago Tote Bag was featured in Aloha Movie in Hollywood with Emma Stone, Vogue and J Crew Magazine to name a few.  In addition, BANAGO gives back to its’ community by helping them restore homes and lives that were destroyed by Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda). All in all Renee Patron is doing what she loves fashion and helping out the community.

Get to know these two fashionistas by tuning in this Sunday, October 11, 2015 7PM PST / 10PM EST to Blogtalk with MJRacadio on http://soundcloud.com/mjracadio.

SOURCES:

Marlou Colina

https://www.linkedin.com/in/marloucolina

http://www.colinasaloninc.com/

Renee Patron

https://www.linkedin.com/in/reneepatron

http://ilovebanago.com/pages/about-us

Where Hollywood Journalists meets The Hollywood Actor plus Kulintronica

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From Left John Singson, Janet R. Nepales and Ruben V. Nepales. Photo Credit: Diosdado Carreon
From Left John Singson, Janet R. Nepales and Ruben V. Nepales. Photo Credit: Diosdado Carreon

Hollywood, CA (Social Dragon PR) October, 2015. Tune in this Sunday, October 4, 2015 7PM PST / 10PM EST to the first episode of Season 5 of Blogtalk with MJRacadio on http://soundcloud.com/mjracadio featuring Janet R. Nepales & Ruben Nepales (Both members of the Hollywood Foreign Press), and Hollywood Actor Michael Galante. In addition, Kulintronica’s  ‘Til the Break of Gong’ Album Release Party Press Coverage by Micah Dela Cruz (a.k.a. DJ MD) in San Francisco, California.

with Janet R. Nepales (Hollywood Jourmalist) after her interview
with Janet R. Nepales (Hollywood Jourmalist) after her interview. Photo Credit: John Singson

Let’s meet two dynamic duos of the Hollywood Foreign Press. First, meet Janet R. Nepales. As a matter of fact, Janet is the first and only Pinay in the “Hollywood Foreign Press.” In 2012 and 2013, she is one of 100 Most Influential Filipina Women in the World by the Filipina Women’s Network. Recently, LA Press Club’s Journalism Award ranked her 2nd Place for Best Columnist/Critic 2 years in a row (2014 & 2013) and 4th place in 2012. There are other awards that she has won.

Interviewing Ruben V. Nepales (Former Chairman of Hollywood Foreign Press Association 2013) Photo Credit: John Singson
Interviewing Ruben V. Nepales (Former Chairman of Hollywood Foreign Press Association 2013) Photo Credit: John Singson

Similar to his counterpart, Ruben Nepales has skills in Journalism too. Ruben is also a member of the Hollywood Foreign Press and former chairman in 2013. He has won two awards from the National Entertainment Journalism Awards: Third Prize for best book, Anvil Publishing Company’s “My Filipino Connection: The Philippines in Hollywood,” and third prize for best column, “Only in Hollywood.”

Overall, Janet and Ruben Nepales are a dynamic duo when it comes to writing in Hollywood.

Michael Galante (Award Winning Actor)
Michael Galante (Award Winning Actor)
Michael Galante Guest Star on ABC's Baby Daddy
Michael Galante Guest Star on ABC’s Baby Daddy

Finally, let’s meet Michael Galante. Galante is a SAG-AFTRA Hollywood Actor. He is known for winning Best Supporting Actor in “Boy Meet Girl” at the “San Diego Film Festival 2014.” In addition, he also won Best Supporting Actor in “HypeBeasts Best Supporting” at the “Asians on Film Festival 2014.” Furthermore, he has landed the lead role in 8 Films that have been accepted to Film Festivals or have won awards nationwide and guest star in ‘Baby Daddy’ on ABC. All in all, Michael Galante will turn your film into a success. Plus Kulintronica’s Album Release Party press coverage by DJ MD.

Kulintronica's Album Release Party 'Til The Break of Gong' at Somar in Oakland. Press Coverage by Micah DC (DJ MD) Photo Credit: Glenn Dela Cruz
Kulintronica’s Album Release Party ‘Til The Break of Gong’ at Somar in Oakland. Press Coverage by Micah DC (DJ MD) Photo Credit: Glenn Dela Cruz
Ron Quesada of Kulintronica on Center Stage during 'Til the Break of Gong' Album Release Party. Photo Credit: Micah Dela Cruz
Ron Quesada of Kulintronica performing Center Stage during ‘Til the Break of Gong’ Album Release Party on Sept. 26 at Somar Oakland,CA. Photo Credit: Micah Dela Cruz http://www.kulintronica.com

Get to know these Hollywood icons by tuning into the premier of Season 5, this Sunday, October 4, 2015 from 7PM PST / 10PM EST to Blogtalk with MJRacadio powered by Sound Cloud http://soundcloud.com/mjracadio

SOURCE:

Janet Nepales

http://asianjournal.com/lifestyle/janet-nepales-fwn-100-most-influential-filipina-women-in-the-world-awardee/

Ruben Nepales

http://entertainment.inquirer.net/68144/ruben-nepales-wins-two-journalism-awards-in-la#ixzz3nBksHZX9

Michael Galante

http://www.michael-galante.com

Kulintronica

http://www.kulintronica.com

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