Tatt Awards 2012 Digital Rockstars Unveiled on the Eve Social Media Day!
What does Bogart the Explorer, Everywhere We Shoot’s Ryan and Garovs, and Jamich have in common? Whether it’s Youtube, Tumblr, or Instagram, they have all rocked the country’s social media stage. With this reason, Tatt Awards, the only award-giving body that gives due recognition to folks who influence, inspire and touch the lives of people using the digital space, hailed them as the county’s social media rockstars at the 2012 Tatt Awards Night.
TV host-writer Bianca Gonzalez (iamsuperbianca.com.) led the circle as The One, not only for her online popularity but also for her strong influence in the digital space through the use of her blog site and Twitter. The other Winners this year include:
• Stylisimo – Cecile Van Straten, of chuvaness.com
• #ThoughtMover- Kimpoy Feliciano (@kimpoyfeliciano)
• Video Slinger Award— Real-life couple Jamyhille and Paolinne Michelle, more popularly known as JAMICH (youtube.com/JamichTV).
• The Visualizer- Ryan Vergara and Garovs Garovillo, of Everywhere we Shoot (everywhereweshoot.com).
• The Advocate- PAWS (facebook.com/pawsphilippines)
• Indie Rocker- Gloc-9 (facebook.com/glocdash9)
• The Explorer – Bogart The Explorer (facebook.com/bogarttheexplorer)
• Game Changer- Jinoe Gavan of takbo.ph
• Tech Junkie- Jason de Villa, of technoodling.net
The Tatt Council also gave special awards to those who deserved social media recognition beyond the PC. Trending superstars Gandang Gabi Vice of Vice Ganda won the award for #Trending TV; Chico, Dela Mar and Gino Quillamor of Morning Rush for #Trending Radio and Jake Galvez, Matt Gozun, Buern Rodriguez and Divine Lee of Becky Nights for #Trending Podcast.Singer-actress Julie Anne San Jose was also a big winner at the Tatt Awards receiving the People’s Choice Award and Trending Personality. GMA-7’s Think Before You Click Campaign received the Safe Surfer Award for their advocacy towards responsible internet usage. The award was received by Howie Severino, Editor in Chief of GMA News Online. Receiving the Freshest Award are Robbie Becroft (robbieoffduty.com) and foodie blogger Pepper.ph while The Prodigy Award went to teen YouTube crooner Luigi Yotoko.