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Heroes of the road: Angkas bikers honored at Tagumpay Night Gala

/ 03:56 PM September 05, 2023

Heroes of the road: Angkas bikers honored at Tagumpay Night Gala

(From left to right) Angkas CEO George Royeca, Cherry Amatiaga and Eliboy Amatiaga, Angkas founder Angeline Tham, Angkas head of operations David Medrana.

MANILA, Philippines — The glitz and glamour of a star-studded event came to life on a memorable evening as Angkas, the premier motorcycle ride-hailing platform, hosted “Tagumpay Night: Gabi ng Parangal Para sa mga Liga ng Lodi” to pay tribute to the unsung heroes of the road.

This grand celebration was a testament to the invaluable contributions of Angkas bikers, whose dedication has been nothing short of extraordinary. Beyond powering the company’s success, these bikers have consistently provided exceptional service to customers while leaving a positive mark on local communities.


Set against the backdrop of Blue Leaf Pavillion last September 2, 2023,  the Tagumpay Night was a heartfelt expression of gratitude to these bikers, who embody the remarkable human spirit that drives Angkas’s triumph.


Awards Galore: Celebrating Excellence

The spotlight was on 50 exceptional bikers who had shown unwavering commitment to the Angkas spirit. They were recognized and rewarded with life-changing packages that included a new house and lot, brand-new motorcycles, direct deposits into their savings accounts, scholarship grants for their children’s education, and the capital to kickstart their entrepreneurial dreams.

The awards categories celebrated various aspects of dedication:

  • The “Rookie of the Year” Award honored new riders who displayed remarkable dedication for the long term.
  • “Top 10 Pioneer Bikers” recognized experienced riders who demonstrated unmatched loyalty to Angkas’ mission over an extended period.
  • “Service Awards” celebrated bikers who consistently provided exceptional service, spreading happiness among valued customers.
  • “Angkasosyo Award” and “Pandayan Award” spotlighted bikers who exhibited exceptional creativity and excellence in creating a better future for their families.
  • The “Pamana Award” was reserved for Angkas bikers who had invested their hard work and effort to secure a brighter future for their children.
  • “Kanlungan Award” and “Arangkada Award” were presented to top bikers who exhibited unwavering determination to achieve their dreams, serving as inspiring examples of continuous progress in life.

Inspiring Messages: A Testament to Dedication

The evening was graced by inspiring speeches from Angkas’s top leadership. George Royeca, the visionary CEO of Angkas, and Angeline Tham, the co-founder, both emphasized the pivotal role that Angkas bikers have played in driving the company to its current success. Their words underscored the company’s unwavering commitment to prioritizing the well-being of its dedicated riders.

David Medrana, Angkas head of operations, commenced the event with an opening statement that encapsulated the significance of the gathering, setting the tone for an evening filled with gratitude and celebration.

Eliboy Amatiaga, one of the fortunate recipients of the House and Lot, expressed his heartfelt gratitude, saying, “Maraming salamat po sa Panginoon at naging instrumento po si Angkas sa aking buhay para magkaroon ng sariling bahay.”

Tagumpay Night: A Celebration of Dedication

“Tagumpay Night: Gabi ng Parangal Para sa mga Liga ng Lodi” was more than just a celebration; it was a testament to the extraordinary human spirit that propels Angkas’s success forward. As Angkas continues its journey, these bikers remain integral to its triumphant story.


In honoring these heroes of the road, Angkas recognizes that their commitment to the industry, unwavering loyalty to Angkas’s mission, and relentless pursuit of their dreams are the driving forces behind the company’s remarkable achievements.

As the night concluded, it was clear that the road ahead would be paved with even greater success, driven by the indomitable spirit of Angkas bikers—the true heroes of the road.

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