Gensan Bags 14 Tourism Awards
The City of General Santos bagged 14 tourism awards during the SOCCSKSARGEN (SOX) Tourism Awards Night last December 08, 2017 held at Aqua Pavilion, The Farm Carpenter Hill, Koronadal City, South Cotabato.
LGU Gensan was recognized as the best SOX Achiever Awardee for Top Overnight Tourists Arrivals, along with the tourism organization awardees namely: GSC Tourism Council and the Gensan Hoteliers Association.
The city also received ten (10) awards in tourism related establishments, among the quality tourism facilities and services awardees are: Greenleaf Hotel, East Asia Royale Hotel, Microtel by Wyndham Gensan, Dolores Tropicana Hotel, Sun City Suites, T’boli Hotel and Restaurant, Antonio’s Apartelle, Alanna Travel Agency, Romano Travel and Tours and Socsargen Worldwide Travel.
Meanwhile, Mr. Leonardo S. Carino was named as the SOX Cultural Preservation and Tourism Promotion Advocate Awardee.
Each awardee received a plaque of recognition which was handed over by the Department of Tourism (DOT) Regional Director Ms. Nelly Nita N. Dillera, CESO III.
Organized by the Department of Tourism (DOT) Region XII, SOX Tourism Awards Night is an annual tourism star awards that gives due honor and recognition to performing tourism stakeholders and partners that greatly contributed to the tourism development of the region. (Ms. Maria Cora Tito/CEMCDO)