Photo shows (1st row) Deborah N. Tan, FVP for PLDT-Smart Enterprise Risk Management; Jane J. Basas, SVP and head of Consumer Business - Wireless at Smart; Mary Rose L. Dela Paz, Chief Procurement Officer at PLDT-Smart; (2nd row) Gina Romero, CEO & Co-Founder of Connected Women; Ruth Yu-Owen, Co-Founder of Connected Women; Miriam Z. Choa, FVP for Smart Prepaid Marketing; Cathy Yap-Yang, FVP for PLDT-Smart Corporate Communications

Smart – Connected Women partnership: Fast-tracking digital fluency in new normal

PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) has partnered with social impact start-up Connected Women for technology upskilling and livelihood opportunities for Filipino women across the country. With the goal