When In Manila Administrators

Vince Golangco

Founder/CEO

Vince Golangco is the Founder & CEO of WhenInManila.com, where he manages thousands of contributors, writers, photographers, videographers and story tellers. Vince graduated from San Diego State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication and a minor in Business. Before starting WhenInManila.com, he already had over 10 years of international experience in marketing, advertising, and creative writing. He served as an Information Systems Technician in the United States Navy, was a Marketing & Development Coordinator at the Make-A-Wish Foundation, the Senior Media Planner for Bright Box Media, was a radio DJ and hosted a tech TV show in Manila. Vince is a surfer, a skater, a writer, a US Military Veteran, an AKPsi brother, an adventure seeker and an avid storyteller. Connect with Vince on Twitter/Instagram - @VinceGolangco.
Sky Gavin

Chief Operations Officer / Community Manager

Sky Gavin, wheninmanila.com's all-around girl is a PR practitioner, publicist, events organizer, marketing strategist, painter, podcast host, social worker, writer, photographer and stylist. She lives a busy life in the city on Mondays to Fridays and basks in tranquility at the beach on the weekends. Sky had found her true calling in sports and will never get tired of doing publicity for basketball, volleyball, boxing, football and extreme sports. She has a regular monthly column in the Manila Bulletin Sports Digest and is a stylist for local athletes and celebrities. Connect with her on twitter and intagram @skycapades
Kacy Chua

Business Development Head

Kacy Chua is a candid, light hearted soul whose love for travel, food and entertainment serindipitiously led her to excel as a Marketing and Media Specialist. With over a decade of experience consulting for both prominent brands and start ups, Kacy has developed the discerning taste of knowing what truly drives awareness, conversions and brand love.
Angeline Rodriguez

Managing Editor

Angeline Rodriguez is a geek and a self-proclaimed superhero. She reads. She writes. She loves. You may get to know her better on her personal blog: http://www.lilmisswonderwoman.com
Nicole Villaluz

Associate Editor

Nicole is a young writer and wayfaring soul, fueled by her love for odd cities, cultures, soulful islands, and human connection. Follow her travels on her website The Stillness in Moving and on Facebook facebook.com/thestillnessinmoving.
KC Canlas

Executive Editor

KC Canlas is an industrial engineer who left practice to pursue her passion for writing. She had a two-year stint as a software engineer before becoming an editor for a tech magazine, HWM Philippines. She started as a contributor to WhenInManila.com in 2012. She is now the executive editor of the team. She loves to travel, specifically to travel for food. If it’s trending, she’s “on it.” When not writing stories, you'll find her creating memes and puns.
Koji Arsua

Senior Features Writer

Koji Arsua is a minimalist.
Mikaela Zulueta

Senior Features Writer

Mikaela believes that writing, arguing, and telling stories is one of the most important things ordinary people can do. She is constantly learning — discovering perspectives and unearthing new knowledge — and thinks that everyone should be too. She has become the two things her family told her not to be: a teacher and a writer.
Angela Natividad

Features Editor and Internship Supervisor

“Angela is a writer, a voracious reader, and a musician (in her dreams). She graduated with degrees in Philosophy and Creative Writing--a nice way of saying she has a lot to say and more than one way to say it. She is a lover of stories and wants to tell them in any way she can."
Vivien del Valle

Content Creator

Vivien loves discovering new places, dragging friends to said places, and initiating gimmicks--which is a nice way of saying "pasimuno." She's a broken soul that's been saved by grace. A cum laude graduate of Film from UP Diliman, a music enthusiast, and a follower of Jesus. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram: @viviendelvalle
Gizelle Caoile

Video Producer

Gizelle Caoile tells stories through writing and video. She also believes that nothing is real until it is experienced, and she's about to experience the world. Follow @gizellecaoile on Instagram!
Stephen Migallen

Content Creator

Stephen is a young kid from Etivac with an old soul. He loves capturing every moment through the lens of his camera and telling every story he encounters with short films that he creates. You can check his short films on his vimeo account www.vimeo.com/motecmigallen
Alex Cruz

Content Creator

Alex is a pop culture enthusiast, binge watcher, music junkie, coffee lover, and a storyteller through videos and photos. She believes in the quote "Poetry is in the streets in full living color" and she's always eager to capture its beauty. Follow @alxcrz.jpg on Instagram!
Sheila Snow

Content Creator

Sheila is the resident model and vlogger of WhenInManila.com. She is a meowmi to 8 kitties and is an animal welfare advocate who believes that all living things should be treated with kindness and compassion. Sheila is also a mental health warrior who wants you to know that you are stronger than you think. Follow her on Instagram at @iamsheilasnow and on check out her channel on YouTube.com/sheilasnow
Mae Ilagan

PR Director

A food and travel writer/photographer who weekly explores various destinations in the country. She's an artist, a former Voice Major at the College of Music in UP Diliman and an HRM graduate. In 2012, she was awarded as Sooo Pinoy's Ultimate Pinoy Food Blogger by Unilever Food Solutions where she was given the opportunity to travel into 15 major cities and dine at the best restaurants all over the country. Mae was also awarded as Digital Tourism Ambassador in 2013 as one of today's prime influencers and promoters of Philippine tourism. She has guested in various talks and TV shows such as GMA 7 News To Go,The GoodNews and Unang Hirit as their resource person when in comes to food and travel destinations around the country.

LIST OF WIM CONTRIBUTORS

AC WichstromAbby Almagro
Abby AranzamendezAbegaile Legaspi
Abigail AngAce Chavez
Adela NogoyAdrian Ho
Ai De LaraAila Sim-Yonzon
Aileen AdalidAileen Santos
Aina RosalesAlbert Saspa
Alec RicabarAlessi Brugada
Alex MurphyAlix Reyes
Allan NgoAlodia Gosiengfiao
Alvin Nelson ChengAlyanna Sanchez
Amanda Bernadette ArambuloAna Santos
Angel GolangcoAngel Gonzales
Angela BermudezAngela Cortero
Angela NatividadAngeline Rodriguez
Angelo CaerlangAnn Joy Perez
Anna AfricaAnna Esguerra
Anna FaustinoAnna Ignacio
Anna Katrina PalacAnna Nicola Blanco
Anna PosequitAnne Tachado
Anne VallegaAnnika Villarroel
Anthea ReyesAnthony K. Allen
Apple OcampoArasacha Bernardo
Ariane UrayenzaArlene Briones
Art OcaAshley Lucas
Aubrey DaquinagAunell Ross Angcos
Ava LanzadorAyeza Mallari
Ayie LaxamanaAzelle Lee
Badeth CompuestoBea Celdran
Bea JavateBea Par
Bea PerdigonBethel C Esmillarin
Betina Dela TorreBetina Santos
Betty UyBijan Gorospe
Blew DavidBlogie Robillo
Bogart the Explorer from Davao CityBoom San Agustin
Cai YllaganCamille Ang
Camille Dominique JavierCamille Solis
Cammy AiokiCandie Cobiao
Cannon LeeCarissa Inez
Carl SayatCarla De Guzman
Carlo DinglasanCarlo Joaquin
Carlo MarcoCarmen Dulguime
Carmi CompasivoCarol Ann Michelle Publico
Carol PremacioCarolyn Miaral
Catherine LoweCathy Solidum
Celina Marie PanaliganCeline Emma Ocampo
Celine ReyesCes Tan
Cha Nevalga-AlmeidaChad Davis
Charisse OrjaloCharles Angel Lacson
Charmaine CabugnasonChelsea Dauz
Cher CabulaCher Tanchico
Cheryl AzarragaCheryl Golangco
Chester VizcondeChino Bautista
Cholo IsunggaChris Urbano
Christer IsulatChristian Chagas
Christian VollmertChristina Advincula
Christine Lailani Ginete - RomeChristine Solis
Claire Jariss ManlapasClayton Wood
Coleen PallerColleen Lalo
Courtney SaysonCoy de los Santos
Dale LigonDaniel Kaity
Danielle ArconDanna Peña
Daryll AlveroDaylin Van Zandt
Deanne Dela CruzDebbie Anne Castro
Debbie OcaDemie Dangla
Denise MagtotoDesa Tayting
Diane Nicole GoDominic Rodriguez
Donnabeth AnibanDudez Perez
Dulce MoralesDysha Chelsey Solares
Edward ChengEdz Armada
Eli MurrayElla Marie Julian
Em SomeraEmerald Ridao
Emerson MalanEmil Hofilena
Emina SottoEmma Buhain
Emma JollyErin Emocling
Ernest HernandezEthel Merioles
Eunice ReyesFao Rani
Fatima PeyraFaye Labiano
Faye SantosFidea Encarnacion
Frances BeltranFranchesca Collantes
Francine DaroyFrancis Romero
Francis SimisimFrancis Simisim
Francisco BarrosFrank Schuengel
Frankie TorresGK Limcangco Frieiro
Gabi MercadoGee Canlas
Genevie KhoGenevieve Tiu
Gia Allana SorianoGia Kristel De Guia
Gienah ContrerasGilbert Quibal
Giorgia DangaGizelle Caoile
Grace Bondad NicolasGreg Valerio
Gretchen GatanHannah Cepe
Hannah GregorioHannah Villasis
Hans Kenner FernandezHaresh Daswani
Harold SoonHarveen Kaur
Hazeline LeeHelen Mary Labao-Barrameda
Hershey NeriHyacinth Maniquis
Ian BenetuaIda Noelle
Inah ManalaysayInna Paredes
Irene MaligatIrwin "Wowie" Lagman
Isa RodriguezIsaiah Emmanuel Suguitan
Ivan GrasparinIvica Rae Say
Ivy LiJC Ansis
JC Cailles LoJC De Leon
JC VillalvaJP Sium
Jackilynne MateoJacklynne Lambino
Jade-Ceres Violet Dolor MunozJake Pua
James DevonshireJames Guevara
James NicolayJames Pontacana
Jana LegaspiJana Rafaela Eusebio
Jane DizonJane Tan
Janelle AlmosaraJanelle Yau
Janessa Abigail HizonJanine Diaz
Jannica DiazJapol Orona
Jas NepomucenoJavie Bengzon
Jay JabonetaJayrene Cruz
Jays AlvarezJazmine Bonus
Jebbie TomasJella Via Erhard
Jem CatacutanJemina Mission
Jemy Sta. AnaJen Horn
Jen UsonJenel Manapat
Jennifer JimenezJenny Manongdo
Jeremy SlagleJerome Infante
Jesh OrquinaJessa Mae Pioquinto
Jessa Tek-IngJessica Mae Bajet
Jhay Ann SantosJigs Tenorio
Jing CalongeJirah Ruth Fermin
Jo ArceJoan Halili
Joanne Catherine Tan (JoTan23)Joel Anthony Lim
Joemar BellezaJofer Serapio
Johanes BangaoJohn Derick Flores
John Hudson GoJohn Lemuel Jumawid
John Mari MarceloJohn Robson
Jon Alec VelascoJose Gamboa
Joseph CesarJoser Ferreras
Josh KeefeJoshua Orozco
Josine MacaspacJoy Collado
Joy WaniwanJoyce Lamela
Julian CaragJulie Ann Alonzo
Julien TabilogJulienne Raboca
Jumrhea AyunanJuna Alyanna Grimaldo
Juruh GagarinKC Canlas
Kach Medina UmandapKai Ochosa
Kamole OrenseKaren Bordador
Karl AguilarKarl Batungbacal
Kat LopezKat Mayuga
Kate and Allen SamsonKath Ramirez
Katharina SchmidtKathi Raneses
Kathleen KatigbakKathlene Masilongan
Katrina MagsinoKaycee Enerva
Keith CarandangKerwin Riego De Dios
Kets MedinaKevin Jeffrey Dorongon
Khai NunagKhoa Bui
Kian KazemiKimberly Mas
Kimmi Siu DewarKoji Arsua
Krisha MasiganKristel Chuateco
Kristel SilangKristel Tariman
Kristhoff CagapeKristin Clarisse Mateo
Kristin MilitanteKristofer Benigno
Kyna GonzalesKyra Yu
Leanne AlvarezLeanne Malicdem
Lee RosalesLeez Escalona
Lev LeetianLhanz Barcenas
Lianne Martha Maiquez LaroyaLianne Mendoza
Lianza Isabel ReyesLilliane Cobiao
Liz MartinLora Cerdan
Lord and AksanaLucielle Campanero
MM MaglasangMa. Adavieve Mella
Mae CabigasMae Dizon
Mae IlaganMae Ilagan
Mae PascualMaine Belonio
Mapy SebastianMarck Tanada
Marco CarpesoMari Lorica
Maria Angeles Margarita VictorianoMaria Angelica Espaldon
Maria CrisantaMarian "the Foodie" Bacol-Uba
Mariane DeteraMaricel Valeza
Marie LedesmaMarie Modesto
Mariel AbanesMarijoe Fabi
Marinette PanganibanMarita Galvez
Mark Cezar SucgangMark Ches
Mark Davis TanMark Modena
Mark-Anthony VillaflorMarla Espiritu
Marlina MorenoMartin Vicencio
Marvin "Kira" CruzMary Charie
Maxine MillerMay De Jesus-Palacpac
Meg TorrenteMelissa Delos Reyes
Melissa FavisMelody Co
Miah MontemayorMic Caldo
Michael Sta. AnaMichaela Acero
Mielyne RayosMiguel Gebana
Mikaela ZuluetaMillie Manahan
Mina DeocarezaMishi Gumaru
Mitzi UyMoireen Espinosa
Monique DanaoMyk Gregory Albao
Myka MallillinMyke Sarthou
Najee ChuaNesreen Adrada
Nico MagsalinNicole Ganglani
Nicole PalerNicole Villaluz
Niel ReichlNikka Corsino & Owen Ballesteros
Nikka SarthouNikko Panti
Nino Jose GonzalesNotty Romero
Ochi BernadasPamela Moon
Pamela PadillaPao Nazario
Paolo CasibangPaolo Pareno
Pat CybulskiePatricia Jean Lao
Patricia MalanaPatricia Mirasol
Patricia VelascoPau Castillo
Paul Omer BicolPaula Nobleza
Pauline LimPedram Farjad
Philippe Louis VillarealPhilippine Franchise Association
Pia DysangcoPocholo Gonzales
Prex J.D. V YbascoQueenie Joy Resmundo
R. H. FernandezRJ Dancel
Rae Jillian BuenoRaffy Perez
Raffy VillaRaisa Tan
Ram ManaloRattus Yu
Raychelle MarquezRaymond Dimayuga
Rebecca LeeRed Calayan
Red Russel MartinezReg Silva
Regina BumatayRhanica Restrivera
Rianna BernabeRica Singh
Richard SyRichmond Tan
Ricky Rizza MendozaRikki John de Castro
Riza PoncianoRizca Ting
Rochele Anne AujeroRoda Novenario
Roel SabalboroRomano Lara
Ronica ValdeavillaRoselle Calina
Rovina DinapoRoxci de Leon
Ruby Mae AndorRudolph Rabago
Ruth dela CruzRyan Torrejos
Ryanne CoSam Beltran
Sef MontajesShae Canilao
Shana DagnyShane Dallas
Shannelle ChuaShayla Sanchez
Shayne ZalamedaSheena Lorenzo
Sheila SnowSherwin Diu
Silver Michelle Baena CiriacruzSimon Lim
Sky GavinSofia Onte
Soleil Gonzales BariaSophia Woodleigh
Sophia YuSports Illustrated Philippines
Stan SyStella Encina
Suzy TaparanSweet Caneos
TJ LeonardoTJ Vargas
Talisa Dela RosaTarah Gonzales
Taryn NavarroTeresa May Bandiola
Tet RiveraThenesse Cornelio
Therese Justine BruelTherese Reyes
Tiffany SaludTim Tayag
Tipsy & Ponggo of the Googly GooeysTody Dino
Toni ChanTracey Tan
Tricia GasmenTrish Gulmatico
Trish Lim