Mandaluyong City Mayor Benhur Abalos pays tribute to citizens whose exemplary service brought honor to themselves and to the city through the annual search of Ulirang Mandaleño. The awardees are Romy Posadas-Arts & Culture, Dr. Marie Marjorie Evasco-Education, Barangka Ibaba Brgy. Kagawad Cleotilde Elmedolan-Government Service, Atty. Federico Ples-Business, Dr. Luis Gatmaitan-Journalism, the late Maico Greg Buncio-Posthumous Award (Sports), represented by his father, Greg Buncio and Maria Kathrina Lopez Yarza-Special Award for Person with Disability. Members of the award search committee are noted businessman, Fernando Charvet, Division of City Schools Officer In-charge Helen Grace Go, heads of city offices-Delfin Asistio, Nolan Angeles, Jimmy Isidro, and Norberto Arcangel, City Cultural & Tourism Office consultant.