InnoPub Media stands for innovation in new media publishing. We are a start-up company organized by a couple of online community journalism pioneers based in Cebu City, Philippines.
Max was a technology columnist of Sun.Star Cebu and served as desk, section and business editor for 16 years until retiring to focus on InnoPub in May 2015. Max was named best technology blogger in the first Philippine Blog Awards (PBA) in 2007. In 2011, he won Best Technology Blog in the PBA-Visayas Leg and Best Sports Blog in the PBA National Level. His running website was named 1st runner up in the Best Cebu Blogs award in 2010.
Marlen was the Cebu correspondent of BusinessWorld and a contributor of Yahoo! Philippines. For 10 years, she led website operations of the Sun.Star Network Exchange (Sunnex), the network website of the different Sun.Star newspapers throughout the country.
Among InnoPub Media’s trailblazing projects are the production of tourism apps and the data-tagging of tourism and heritage sites with QR or quick response codes and NFC or near-field communications tags under the nationwide Digital Tourism campaign with leading wireless services company Smart Communications Inc., in collaboration with various local government units and private sector partners.