From DJ’s to event promoters, Filipino-Americans have been instrumental in providing the best in night-life entertainment in the San Francisco area for years.
Many were recently acknowledged at the annual Bay Area Industry Awards.
Fil-Am Bay Area native and now world traveling DJ Romeo Reyes created this award show as a way to appreciate the people behind the scenes.
Of the many Filipinos nominated, here are the winners:
Anthony Schlander, a veteran promoter for the past 15 years, wins for influencer of the year.
Schlander’s team, Anthony Presents group, also wins for hip-hop management group of the year.
In addition, Marcus Lee took home DJ of the year — and Andrew Ho won photographer of the year.