Ritzi Villarico Ronquillo, APR

Holcim Philippines

Ritzi Villarico Ronquillo, APR

Ritzi Villarico Ronquillo, APR is vice president for communication and corporate affairs of Holcim Philippines, Inc., one of the country’s leading cement and building solution companies and a member of the global LafargeHolcim Group. With over 30 years of experience in the profession, she has been an member of IABC since 1991 where she has taken on leadership roles: as 2013-2016 International Executive Board Director (IEB) and IABC Foundation Trustee, 2016-2017 APAC Director, 2009-2013 North Asia Regional Director and Council of Regions member, and served on IABC committees including those for World Conference, Awards Alignment and chaired the IABC business communication track at the World Public Relations Forum in Melbourne, Australia. She has spoken at IABC Leadership Institutes in San Diego, Hong Kong, Arizona and Melbourne. In IABC Philippines, she is a senior chapter leader as an Adviser, past Chair of IABC Philippines, and past President during its 30th anniversary. The first Filipina on the IEB, she has chaired the Philippine Quill Awards and the Philippine CEO EXCEL Awards, and is a Blue Ribbon Committee evaluator for the Gold Quill Awards. A recipient of Gold Quill Awards, Philippine Quill Awards, citations and other communication and leadership awards, she was part-time faculty at De La Salle University, Mapua Institute of Technology Center and Enderun Colleges. She is a broadcast communication graduate and communication scholar of the University of the Philippines.

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