KBP Calabarzon Chapter Mourns the Loss of Esteemed Showbiz Reporter Mario Dumaual
The members of KBP Calabarzon Chapter extend their heartfelt gratitude to Mario Dumaual for his invaluable contributions to the field of entertainment in the broadcast industry.
The Calabarzon Chapter of the Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP) expresses profound grief and sorrow over the passing of veteran showbiz reporter Mario Dumaual. As a highly regarded Filipino writer and journalist, Dumaual made an indelible mark in the field of entertainment reporting as a prominent member of ABS-CBN News and Current Affairs, a distinguished network affiliated with KBP.
Roy Bato, the Chairman of KBP Calabarzon Chapter, released a statement honoring the exceptional contributions of Mario Dumaual. Bato described Dumaual as a stalwart in entertainment news reporting, whose dedication and talent influenced the entire landscape of the Philippine entertainment industry.
Prior to his illustrious career as an entertainment reporter, Dumaual held positions at the Ministry of Agriculture, a financing company, and a shipping line. It was during his time as a columnist for Malaya that Dumaual's passion for journalism flourished, ultimately leading him to seize the opportunity to join the esteemed ranks of ABS-CBN.
Dumaual's remarkable achievements were acknowledged and celebrated by the industry. In November 2022, he was bestowed with the prestigious Joe Quirino Memorial Award at the 5th EDDYs, known as the Entertainment Editor's Choice. Furthermore, in January 2023, Dumaual received a well-deserved star on the German Moreno Walk of Fame, located in Eastwood City.
The members of KBP Calabarzon Chapter extend their heartfelt gratitude to Mario Dumaual for his invaluable contributions to the field of entertainment in the broadcast industry. His exceptional legacy will forever be cherished and his remarkable talent will be remembered as an inspiration to future generations of journalists.
About KBP Calabarzon Chapter:
The Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP) Calabarzon Chapter is a regional organization dedicated to promoting ethical broadcasting practices, professional development, and unity among broadcasters in the Calabarzon area. The chapter aims to uphold the highest standards in journalism and serves as a platform for collaboration and support within the broadcasting community.