About Us

It Starts With A Vision.

AGC Power Holdings Corp. (AGC PHC) is an investment management company as a means to empower and support aspiring Filipino entrepreneurs into building their own successful businesses.

Led by Chairman and CEO Archie Carrasco, a marketing innovator with decades-long experience in various industries, AGC PHC currently serves as the parent company of some of the most exciting multimedia companies in the Philippines : One MEGA Group Inc., a pioneering prestige publisher of top local lifestyle media brands; MEGA Global Licensing Inc., an international publisher of global media titles; DigistarPH, a 360-degree digital marketing agency for digital superstars; Playlist Inc., a digital channel strategist for Filipino celebrity YouTubers; 7640 Inc., a full suite music and video production outfit; and SariSari.Shopping, an e-commerce platform that offers 100% Filipino products focusing on small to medium enterprises.

Integrity. Innovation. Excellence.

AGC PHC’s core company values are always at the forefront of every decision and direction it has taken. This speaks not only of the people that make up its properties, but also the people and brands it seeks to take under its wing.

Backed by a formidable team composed of established players and exciting new talent, robust and longstanding relationships with the key industry movers and brands in the Philippines and beyond, AGC PHC is set to change the path of up-and-coming business game changers. Guided by the singular vision of its founder Carrasco, AGC PHC is on course to revolutionize what it means to succeed and how to get there.

But this is simply the beginning.

Archie G. Carrasco, Chairman and CEO

The power behind the name, Archie G. Carrasco has built a reputation for overcoming adversity, regardless if they are deadlines or a global pandemic. Carrasco has decades of experience in media, events, digital and brand marketing, sales, independent and mainstream marketing, and e-commerce. He founded AGC PHC as a means to give back, inspired by his own experience of building an empire from the ground up, and as a platform for him to pursue his many passions. An unabashed dreamer with a penchant for tactical strategies and spotting trends and talent ahead of the pack, Carrasco has played a key role in many zeitgeist moments in popular Philippine culture—mostly from behind the scenes. With a mission of reigniting Philippine media, he has elevated the media conglomerate’s illustrious string of titles with the introduction of Vogue Philippines, the most influential name in fashion. Being among the recipients of the prestigious Asia Leaders Awards earning him the distinction as one of the country’s top leaders and innovators, Carrasco has his sights set on showcasing the country’s best in media, marketing, and advertising to the global stage. Under his audacious leadership and mentorship, AGC PHC is looking to mine a future filled with exciting possibilities for individuals daring to dream as big as he does.

Mission

To mentor aspiring Filipino entrepreneurs in building successful businesses by providing access to the necessary facilities through AGC PHC’s vast network and expertise from various industries. To turn dreams into reality.

Vision

To be the preferred investment company by Filipino innovators.

Core Values

Integrity

This harks back to the original company’s journalistic roots. It serves as a clear voice in a sea of dissonance.

Innovation

At AGC PHC, it’s always Day 1.

Excellence

The company always commits to 101%—and expects its partners to do the same.

Subsidiaries

One Mega Group Inc Logo

One MEGA Group Inc. is the country’s pioneer publishing company of glossy magazines. It remains at the forefront of the industry as the company continues to push the boundaries of print, digital and beyond. One MEGA Group is the prestige publisher of MEGA, MEGA Man, MEGAStyle, MEGA Entertainment, MEGA Active, MEGA Drag, Lifestyle Asia, BluPrint, Condo Living, MyHome, Modern Parenting, ONEMEGA.com, and The Game.

Mega Global Licensing Inc logo

MEGA Global Licensing Inc. (MGLI) is the company that operates the international media franchises of AGC Power Holdings Corp. To date, MGLI is the publisher of NYLON Manila, the 9th international edition and Vogue Philippines, the 29th international edition.

DigistarPH logo

DigistarPH Inc. is a marketing services and talent management agency that offers a wide array of menu of industry solutions and insight-driven strategies. With over a decade of expertise, DigistarPH conducts market research, implements effective campaigns, mounts scale-appropriate events and manages some of the biggest personalities from various industries.

Playlist logo

Playlist Inc. exclusively manages the YouTube channels of A-list Filipino celebrities in the country. Apart from creative content, it also delivers comprehensive digital assistance to our partners, as well as collaboration opportunities with various artists and brands.

7640 logo

7640 Inc. is a full-scale music and video production group that caters to the creative and commercial needs of Filipino artists and brands. It is also the mother company of the Paraisla record label.

Sari Sari Shopping Logo

SariSari.Shopping is an e-commerce platform that aims to help small to medium-sized Filipino enterprises. It offers 100% locally-made products including private labels under AGC PHC’s subsidiaries.

Media and Publishing

One MEGA Group Inc. is the country’s pioneer publishing company of glossy magazines. It remains at the forefront of the industry as the company continues to push the boundaries of print, digital and beyond. One MEGA Group is the prestige publisher of MEGA, MEGA Man, MEGAStyle, MEGA Entertainment, MEGA Active, MEGA Drag, Lifestyle Asia, BluPrint, Condo Living, MyHome, Modern Parenting, ONEMEGA.com, and The Game.

MEGA Global Logo

MEGA Global Licensing Inc. (MGLI) is the company that operates the international media franchises of AGC Power Holdings Corp. To date, MGLI is the publisher of NYLON Manila, the 9th international edition and Vogue Philippines, the 29th international edition.

Digital Marketing

DigistarPH Logo

DigistarPH Inc. is a marketing services and talent management agency that offers a wide array of menu of industry solutions and insight-driven strategies. With over a decade of expertise, DigistarPH conducts market research, implements effective campaigns, mounts scale-appropriate events and manages some of the biggest personalities from various industries.

Production

7640 Logo

7640 Inc. is a full-scale music and video production group that caters to the creative and commercial needs of Filipino artists and brands. It is also the mother company of the Paraisla record label.

Retail and E-commerce

Sari Sari Shopping

SariSari.Shopping is an e-commerce platform that aims to help small to medium-sized Filipino enterprises. It offers 100% locally-made products including private labels under AGC PHC’s subsidiaries.

The Killer Pitch Logo

Do you have what it takes to succeed? The Killer Pitch may be the golden ticket to fulfilling your entrepreneurial dreams. AGC Power Holdings Corp. is giving Filipino entrepreneurs with a killer business proposal an opportunity to become part of the AGC PHC group of companies. Once part of the team, these leaders will be mentored and guided by some of the best business minds in the country and gain access to a network of high-profile individuals and brands.

Invest in your dream. Invest in yourself.  Do what it takes.

Eligibility

  • Candidate must be a Filipino citizen of any age and residing in the Philippines 
  • Candidate must take part in the execution and operations of the business 
  • Proposed business must benefit a registered and reputable charitable organization 

Selection Criteria

  • Business relevance and sustainability 
  • Scope of business proposal 
  • Impact of innovation in society 
  • Involvement of AGC Power Holdings Corp. 

At Stake

  • AGC Power Holdings Corp. will take in the winning business as one of its subsidiary companies for a limited period or until establishment.

Pitch Now

Purpose Over Profit

AGCPHC Foundation

We believe in making the right investments in our people and communities. The AGC PHC Foundation (AGC PHF) offers the employees of AGC Power Holdings Corp. and its subsidiaries the assistance they need in order for them to achieve their dreams and lead purposeful lives. Borne out of the crisis of the global pandemic, AGC PHF makes educational scholarships, housing loans, financial assistance and mental health programs available to the most important component of its ecosystem: its people.

Education Scholarship

AGC Power Holdings Foundation Scholarship

We consider proper education a basic right and continuing education essential to a richer future. AGCPHC Foundation offers education scholarships to its employees and their qualified family members in order for them to further their careers and help ensure their future.

Qualified employees can seek the following:

  • Specialization in their area of interest 
  • Continuing career development 

Meanwhile, qualified family members may avail of:

  • Specialization in their area of interest
  • Full or subsidized university tuition fee 
  • Internships at AGC PHC and its relevant subsidiaries 
  • Referrals to industry partners after graduation upon request

Housing Program

AGC PHC Housing Program Image

In AGC PHC, we value our people and deem them like family. This is why helping employees acquire safe and secure housing, whether they are renting or in the process of owning a future home, is made a priority.

The AGC PHC housing program offers rental subsidies, property acquisition assistance and construction or home improvement assistance. 

Mental Health Care

Health is wealth, and this is none truer than in recent times. An integral part of the AGC PHC’s comprehensive healthcare benefits for its employees is its mental health care initiatives, which aim to help safeguard its people’s overall wellness. 

Upon the request of the qualified employee and recommendation of their physician, the AGC PHC Foundation offers the following:

  • Mental health assessment tools
  • Free or subsidized mental check screenings from licensed healthcare professionals and clinical referrals when necessary 
  • Health insurance with zero or subsidized out-of-pocket costs for prescription medications and required counseling 
  • Free or subsidized lifestyle coaching, counseling and self-management programs 
  • Regular seminars that tackle topics such as stress management and tackling anxiety; workshops designed for mindfulness and meditation

Financial Assistance

AGC PHF Financial Assistance

Following our core values of excellence and integrity, AGC PHC wants to help ease the financial burden of its people. As the pandemic has shown us, life takes many unexpected turns and anyone can be in need of economic assistance. Stress, anxiety and even shame need not hinder a person’s desire to ask for help. This is the reason why the AGC PHC Foundation is making financial assistance available to its qualified employees. The program includes supplemental unemployment plans, loans, relief payments and leave-sharing plans.

AGC PHC
Executives

Cecille Ngo

Chief Operating Officer

Carmelli Daet

AVP Business Development

Rodolfo Palanca Jr.

Head of Corporate Affairs and Business Expansion

Avy Lagarto

Head of Corporate Legal and Admin

Arriane Sanchez

Head of Consumer Marketing and Circulation

Mairen Buan

Head of Human Resources

Carlo Tumaliuan

Web Development Manager

Harvey Medina

IT Manager

Janin Tabora

Finance Supervisor

The Team

Consumer Marketing and Circulation

Newsstand Manager    PIERO TALAG
Consumer Marketing Associate    CHAMP BERSALES
Firm Sales and Subscriptions Associate    JOREAN ANN FLORES
Multimedia Artist   HILREY BOTALON

Events

Events Manager    BRENT CASTRO
Production Manager    EIPRIL BURCE, ELISHUA BALINTON
Video and GFX Editor    ANDREW CIUDAD

Human Resources

Organizational Development and HR Tech Supervisor    LORENZO MIGUEL BARBEYTO
HR Supervisor  VANESSA ORPILLA
Sr Payroll Associate    ANGIELICA BARIL
Recruitment Associate    MICHELLE GRACE FLORES, DOROTHY GAIL SANTOS

MIS/IT

Sr. IT Associate   JOMER CALLEJA

WEB DEVELOPMENT

Web Development Supervisor    KING VILLARTA
Jr Web Designer    JEN-LYN DUMLAO

Administration & Purchasing

Sr Office Support Associate    STEPH URBANO
Company Driver   BERNARD DELA CRUZ
Motorized Messenger   MARWIN NAVARRA

Design & Construction

Project Manager Archt.    ROMEO ZURITA

Legal

Legal Counsel Atty.    HOMER ALINSUG

Finance

Finance Manager    RACHEL CABAGUA
Credit & Collection Supervisor    NAININE BUENAOBRA
Senior Treasury Associate    MAILEEN CAPILITAN
Sr. Accounting Associate    JOHN DELA TORRE
General Accounting Associate   RUFFA DELA PENA
Accounting Associate   ZARAH MAE MIRA

Corporate Affairs and Business Expansion

Copy Chief    ELIZA SANTOS
Creatives Associate   ALECS BELTRAN
Corporate Affairs Associate    MARGAUX PUA

Executive Office

Executive Assistant to the CEO    KAREN DE CASTRO
Executive Assistant to the COO    THEA PAMELA SO

AGC Power Holdings

General Accounting Associate

The General Accounting Associate is responsible for the accurate, correct, timely processing of authorized financial transactions including analysis and reconciliation of subsidiary ledgers against general ledgers and preparation of reports/schedules for internal users and/or third party users.

Admin Manager

The Admin Manager is responsible for the daily operations and smooth functioning of the whole office.

Display Ads Specialist

The Display Ads Specialist is responsible for creating and maintaining digital marketing and advertising campaigns.

SEO/Analytics Specialist

The SEO/Analytics Specialist works with editorial and marketing teams to drive SEO in content creation.

Paralegal & Compliance Manager

The Paralegal & Compliance Manager works under the supervision of the company’s legal department. He/She is typically tasked with helping ensure that all companies/subsidiaries are in compliance with all pertinent laws and regulations.

Corporate Nurse

The Corporate Nurse is a qualified nurse who will provide general first aid to employees when required, assess employee health risks, and promote employee health.

Admin Associate

The Admin Associate must provide administrative support to ensure efficient operation of the office. They support the managers and employees through a variety of tasks related to general services, transport management, security and communication.

Project Implementer

The Project Implementer shall be responsible for implementing the contents of the contracts closed by the Account Managers. He/she works closely with them in making sure that the agreements are followed while ensuring customer satisfaction. He/she may propose ways to make sure the project is of quality, delivered efficiently, and is cost-effective for the company. His/her goal is to provide a seamless project execution so that a repeat in the business is guaranteed.

Finance Supervisor

The Finance Supervisor is responsible for analyzing everyday financial activities and subsequently providing advice and guidance to the upper management on future financial plans. The goal is to enable the company’s leaders to make sound business decisions and meet the company’s objectives.

Credit and Collection Associate

The Credit and Collection Associate sustains the collection days for the accounts receivable. He/she must ensure that the desired collection from the billing statements’ month of issuance of accounts receivable is in line with the approved terms. He/she also suggests ways to improve and strategies to reduce the gap of the actual collection day in comparison to the industry and agreed terms.

Jr. Web Maintenance Associate

The Jr. Web Maintenance Associate will be in charge of the website development coordination and maintenance. He/she will ensure that the website works seamlessly, is user friendly, and has an interface where it is easy to navigate user experience and is responsive in all devices.

Web Analytics Associate

Web Analytics Associates (WAA) are responsible for maximizing website traffic through the appropriate use of text/online content, technique, and analytical feedback. WAAs will optimize online content through keyword research and content marketing.

Junior Web Developer

The Jr. Web Developer is responsible for the development of highly-secured websites. It includes implementation of front-end and back-end such as but not limited to systems development, database management system, database programming, and development of applications for interactive modules.

One MEGA Group

Video Editor

The Video Editor will be responsible for handling the post-production phase of creating videos or films.  They bring together raw footage and media and edit these to form videos that are fully ready for viewing

Booking Associate

The Booking Associate will be responsible for performing administrative and office support activities ​​for the editorial, production, and logistics team.

Social Media Associate

The Social Media Associate is tasked to improve and maintain OMG brands’ online presence and awareness through social media networks.

Advertising Coordinator & Implementer

The Advertising Implementer shall be responsible in implementing the contents of the contract closed by the Account Manager. He/She works closely with the Account Manager in making sure that the elements of the contracts are followed while assuring customer satisfaction on the part of the company and the departments involved in the projects.

Final Artist

The Final Artist is in charge of producing the final artwork, inputting changes during proofing stages, and preparing the magazine for the pre-press stage along with the images for online publishing. 

Account Manager

The Account Manager is responsible for selling advertising spaces and events sponsorships for direct accounts and reaches 100% of the given quota.

Video Producer for MEGA

The Video Producer handles all tasks associated with video production and ensures that video projects are up to standard, on time, and within the production budget.

Beauty Editor

The Beauty Editor will be in charge of all the beauty pages — they will have to write and edit assigned beauty sections, style shoots, including the beauty direction of the cover and as needed for the other sections.

Digital Editor

The Digital Editor is primarily responsible for implementing and maintaining the magazine’s overall look, voice, and content. They ensure the quality and timely completion of every issue through the efficient management of the magazine’s staff, budget, and deadlines. They are also responsible for the magazine’s public image and network.

Multimedia Artist

The Multimedia Artist will be responsible for creating high quality graphics/images and videos for all digital content and campaigns.

Copywriter

The Copywriter will be  responsible for providing the copy for Marketing campaigns and content for the creative executions of various Marketing collaterals, such as, but not limited to: advertising copies, videos, posters, flyers, radio plugs, program scripts, press releases, creative and concept decks, and other related materials.

Digital Content Writer

The Digital Content Writer will be responsible for producing clear and compelling daily website content.  They must be able to create digital content in multiple writing formats such as online articles, product descriptions, advertorials, online editorials, e-newsletters, email marketing, social media copy, etc. that are accurate, accessible, consistent, and up-to-date.

Managing Editor

The Managing Editor will be responsible for establishing the editorial direction and maintaining the magazine’s overall look, voice, and content. They are also responsible for establishing and sustaining positive and professional relations with contributors, industry collaborators, featured personalities, and establishments.

Fashion Associate

The Fashion Associate will be responsible in assisting fashion editor with the cover direction of the magazine: visuals and story ideas that are aligned to the MEGA market.

Associate Editor

The Associate Editor assumes the Editor in chief’s duties in his/her absence, supports the Managing Editor in the maintenance of the magazine’s overall look, voice and content, and is responsible for the  day-to-day operations of the magazine. He/she also enforces strict compliance with internal timetables as  well as art and copy or production deadlines to guarantee the timely delivery of the magazine.

Mega Global Licensing

Social Media Associate

The Social Media Associate (SMA) is responsible for driving traffic to the website through Social Media Platforms. SMA are tasked to improve and maintain any online presence and awareness through social media networks. They will work with the marketing / project management team to translate high-level marketing goals and media objectives into impactful media campaigns on social networks.  

Marketing Manager

The Marketing Manager is responsible for developing 360-degree marketing communication plans that support the image and brand awareness of the company along with the different publications of MEGA Global Licensing Inc. They will manage and supervise the implementation of plans to ensure a high-quality level of execution. In addition to this, they will oversee trade and visibility, events and promotions, and advertising for the media group.

Digital Content Writer

The Digital Content Writer will be responsible for producing clear and compelling daily website content. They must be able to create digital content in multiple writing formats such as online articles, product descriptions, advertorials, online editorials, e-newsletters, email marketing, social media copy, etc. that are accurate, accessible, consistent, and up-to-date.

Beauty Writer

The Beauty Writer is responsible for creating the content about products, procedures, services, and the latest trends within the beauty industry. 

Art Director

The Art Director is the implementer of all visual content that is produced and published by Vogue Philippines. This includes photographs, videos and layouts. They must be a highly creative individual who will provide strong leadership to all brands and its artists. They must also use innovation and technology to create visual content that is useful, purposeful, relevant to the times, and revenue generating.

Booking Associate

The Booking Associate will be responsible for performing administrative and office support activities ​​for the editorial, production, and logistics team.

Multimedia Artist

The Multimedia Artist will be responsible for creating high-quality graphics/images and videos for all digital content and campaigns.

Account Executive

The Account Executive shall be responsible for implementing the contents of the contracts closed by the Account Managers. He/she works closely with them in making sure that the agreements are followed while ensuring customer satisfaction. He/she may propose ways to make sure the project is of quality, delivered efficiently, and is cost-effective for the company. His/her goal is to provide a seamless project execution so that a repeat in the business is guaranteed.

Ad & Promo Associate

The Ad & Promo Associate is primarily responsible for the implementation of the integrated marketing communication plan. He/she facilitates the execution of all Above-the-Line (ATL) and Below-the-Line (BTL) campaigns from conceptualization to actualization, the execution of all magazine-initiated events, event sponsorships/tie-ups, and in-mag/online promotions.

Copychief

The Copychief ensures the successful creation and implementation of brands, products, and campaigns of external clients. He/she also reviews and maintains the quality of all written content by managing a team of copywriters, and enforces strict compliance with internal timetables as well as production deadlines to guarantee the timely delivery of content.

Copywriter

The Copywriter will be  responsible for providing the copy for Marketing campaigns and content for the creative executions of various Marketing collaterals, such as, but not limited to: advertising copies, videos, posters, flyers, radio plugs, program scripts, press releases, creative and concept decks, and other related materials.

Social Media Editor

The Social Media Editor is responsible for the content in all Vogue PH social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc. These contents may be but are not limited to: original stories or material in either visual or video forms, content from the magazine, news that is trending locally or globally, scoops or exclusive materials, and coverage from events.

DigistarPH

Analytics Officer

The Analytics Officer is responsible for extracting website, social media, and ranking/share of voice reports per client of DigistarPH. 

Talent Coordinator

The Talent Coordinator finds and recruits talent for the company. He/She is responsible for booking talent, acting as a liaison between the production department and talent agents, negotiating contracts, managing calendars, and overseeing events and implementing projects from start to finish.

Account Executive

The Account Executive shall be responsible for implementing the contents of the contracts closed by the Account Managers. He/she works closely with them in making sure that the agreements are followed while ensuring customer satisfaction. He/she may propose ways to make sure the project is of quality, delivered efficiently, and is cost-effective for the company. His/her goal is to provide a seamless project execution so that a repeat in the business is guaranteed.

Creative Director

The Creative Director is responsible for the growth and delivery of new ideas innovation, conceptualization and creative services and output, supporting and guiding the creative teams.

Account Manager

The Account Manager for DigistarPH will be responsible for selling the company’s various PR and Marketing solutions and services. He/she will be tasked to act as the primary business contact for the clients of DigistarPH and must create a harmonious relationship with them. 

Copywriter

The Copywriter is responsible for providing copies for advertising campaigns as well as content for the creative executions of various marketing collaterals, such as, but not limited to: advertising copies, videos, posters, flyers, radio plugs, program scripts, press releases, creative and concept decks, and other related materials.

7640 Inc.

Social Media Associate

The Social Media Associate (SMA) is responsible for driving traffic to the website through Social Media Platforms. SMA are tasked to improve and maintain any online presence and awareness through social media networks. They will work with the marketing / project management team to translate high-level marketing goals and media objectives into impactful media campaigns on social networks. 

Talent Coordinator

The Talent Coordinator finds bookings, gigs/shows for the talents under Paraisla. He/She is responsible for booking talent, acting as a liaison between the production department and talent agents, negotiating contracts, managing calendars, and overseeing events and implementing projects from start to finish.

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Job Hunters:
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Business Hours:
Opens Mondays to Fridays
10:00 am to 6:00 pm

Location:
Unit 801 8th Floor, Jollibee Center Condominium, San Miguel Avenue, Ortigas Center, San Antonio, Pasig, 1605, Metro Manila, Philippines

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