Meet Team YugaTech

Abe Olandres, Founder and Editor-in-Chief

Abe has been blogging since 2000 and founded YugaTech in 2002. He is a graduate of the Ateneo de Manila University with a BS in Chemistry and Computer Engineering. He’s been to several countries (Germany, Taiwan, Malaysia, Indonesia, Pakistan) moderating seminars/workshops on blogging and new media (complete list of talks/workshops here). He also has a weekly column with the Philippine Star called You Got Tech and occasionally contributes to the magazine, 2.0 Opinion.

John Louie Diangson, Managing Editor

Louie studied B.S. Electrical Engineering at the Mapua Institute of Technology. He was a content creator for startup companies based in the U.S. before joining YugaTech in 2012. He now manages the YugaTech editorial staff and cover tech events here and abroad.

Ronnie Bulaong, Senior Editor

Ron worked as a manager in an American BPO company before joining YugaTech in 2012. He is now YugaTech’s Senior Editor covering local and international tech events. A Hearthstone player, he is also the team’s go-to-guy when it comes photography and PC hardware.

Kevin Bruce Francisco, Senior Editor & Video Producer

Kevin loves to travel whether it’s just out of town or out of the country. He’s also a gadget geek, a video buff, and a music junkie combined so he makes sure he has his shooting equipment, music player, and headphones with him during said trips. He is a strong believer that power banks save lives. Apart from all that, you would most likely see him on his bike pedaling his way to different places.

Winslow Justin Co, Business Development Manager

Winslow used to be a marketing executive for a multinational IT company before joining YugaTech in 2014. He now manages key partnerships and contacts both here and abroad for YugaTech as its BizDev Manager. During his free time he also writes on his own blog about anything geeky while vaping.

Bob Freking, Junior Contributor

Bob Freking is a junior contributor for YugaTech since 2013. He’s also the current Public Relations Officer of the UST Commerce & Business Administration Student Council Executive Board, and a Marketing Management student in UST. He also enjoys digital media; editing videos for YouTube, writing, editing photos, managing social media accounts and anything geeky in general.

Dan Morial, Junior Contributor

Dan is currently finishing his Digital Filmmaking degree while writing tech news and reviews for YugaTech. Usually, you’ll see him around the cinemas within the Metro or scouting around tech shops for market updates. He’s also a geeky salesman among his friends for anything tech related.