de Mandaloyon - Singles (70,000)
- Singles (70,000)
66p Souvenir Sheets of Four (7,500)
Layout Artist: Jesus Alfredo D.delos Santos
Designer: ThoughtLine Co.
First Day Covers: Manila
ORTIGAS & COMPANY -
Established on July 10, 1931 to acquire a 4,000
hectare property known as Hacienda de Mandaloyon. This property
spanned the municipalities that are now known as Mandaluyong, San
Juan, Pasig and Quezon City. It laid in the geographical heart of
present-day Metro Manila, bounded by Santolan Road in the north, San
Juan River in the west, Pasig River in the south, and Marikina River
in the east.
Under the stewardship of
Atty. Francisco Ortigas, Jr., who was President of the Partnership
from 1945 to 1988, the original Hacienda was transformed into a
progressive industrial, commercial, and residential urban complex.
Today, Ortigas & Company,
Limited Partnership takes pride in being known for establishing
Ortigas Center, one of the oldest and busiest business districts in
the Philippines and home to some of the biggest corporations of the
The company's expertise in
planning and design in the 70's & 80's did not go unnoticed, and is
showcased in various upscale residential projects that it developed,
which include: the Greenhills subdivisions, Greenmeadows, Valle
Verde and Wack-Wack. These subdivisions remain to be the most sought
after residential subdivisions in the market today.
Ortigas & Company Limited Partnership is also the company behind the
leader of value shopping in the Philippines, Greenhills Shopping
a landmark that has put the country in
the international shopping map and the newly opened Tiendesitas at
Frontera Verde is already gaining world-wide acclaim as another
"must-stop" of tourists.
As it celebrates its 75th
anniversary, Ortigas and Company, Limited Partnership reaffirms and
fortifies its commitment to vision, hard work, and progress.