Pia says, “It’s an honor for me, especially since the 2019 calendar also commemorates Ginebra’s 185th anniversary, This is an experience I won’t forget since this is the first time I’ve done a swimsuit photo shoot since competing at the Miss Universe pageant.”
Ginebra San Miguel started its humble beginnings in Quiapo, Manila in 1834. In the 1880’s, Ginebra San Miguel received multiple awards, including a silver medal in the 1883 Amsterdam World Expo, and Grand Prize in 1889 Exposicion Paris.
They were previously operated under La Tondena Distillers, Inc owned by Carlos Palanca, Sr.
After being acquired by the San Miguel Corporation from the Palanca family, Ginebra San Miguel was also acquired along with the company, which officially include the beverage under the San Miguel Corporation family.