NEXUS Mardi Gras 2014


Nexus Corp. kicks of 2014 in style NEXUS Real Estate Corp., one of Cebu’s dynamic property developers, welcomed the new year 2014 with a grand Mardi Gras themed party for its brokers and business partners last Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014 at the Emerald Ballroom of Harold’s Hotel. The event dubbed as NEXUS Mardi Gras: A Night of Festivity was a celebration-cum-recognition of the highly successful partnership between NEXUS and its broker partners over the years. A partnership that has established NEXUS as a key player in the local real estate industry.

Ms. Shanna Lopez, the company’s CEO, highlighted the success of this partnership in her opening remarks when she expressed her gratitude to the several brokerage firms and business suppliers present and thanked them for their individual contribution to the corporate growth of NEXUS over the past seven years. According to Ms. Lopez, the unwavering support of brokers and suppliers has resulted in the achievement of NEXUS’ business objectives way beyond its expectations.

As the event was a celebration of a highly successful collaboration, NEXUS made sure that no limits were set in entertaining and awarding their guests. Arriving guests were welcomed and lead to their tables by dancing usherettes clad in bright and colorful showgirl attires. A professional dance troupe was present to provide live Mardi Gras entertainment backed up by a trio of drum beaters which give the event an authentic festive feel. A sumptuous buffet spread filled the guests in preparation for a long night of celebration and festivity. And if these were not enough, wonderful appliances, gadgets and gift checks were raffled away as door prizes to the lucky guests.

The biggest highlight of the event, however, was the NEXUS Jingle Interpretation Contest which was participated in by 17 brokerage firms. The contest involved the creative interpretation through song, dance, comedy skit and other entertainment medium of the official NEXUS jingle. Participating contingents displayed fully choreographed performances in colorful costumes and complete stage props. And with good reason since the winning group was to be awarded a cash prize of Php 20,000 followed by the 1st runner-up at Php 15,000, 2nd runner-up at 10,000, 3rd runner-up at Php 15,000 and 4th runner-up at 3,000. After a series of creative interpretative sets, the board of judges which was composed of Ms. Glecy Lopez-Go, NEXUS CFO, Ms. Rosita Lopez, NEXUS Board Chairman, Mr. Gilbert Go, Mr. Rainer John Sanchez and Mr. Jesusito Pascual came up with the winners. The grand prize was awarded to Landasia Realty and Development Corp. followed by Flaminia Realty in second place, Belcina Realty, La Isla Realty in third, fourth and fifth place respectively.

Finally, as the event came to a close the highlight was then centered on the top agents and brokers for 2013. The top 5 Individual performers and brokerage firms were called up on stage and recognized by way of certificates and cash prizes. And for the top brokerage firm, Flaminia Realty and top individual seller, Ms. Ma. Isabel Orge, the night was made more memorable as they accepted their performance incentives of brand new Innova and Avanza respectively! Indeed, NEXUS Real Estate Corp. started the year 2014 on a very high note, showcasing its dynamism and camaraderie among its business partners.