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Assistant Producer LOQAL.ph
Anna Valmero is an assistant producer with LOQAL.ph, an online magazine in the Philippines. She started her professional career in journalism in 2006 as a copy editor with Electronic Engineering Times Asia. Valmero also worked as a multimedia reporter with INQUIRER.net in 2008 before joining LOQAL.ph in 2010. She writes, takes photos and produces video content for stories that center on politics, health, science, travel and small and medium enterprises.
As one of the reporters covering science and technology in 2011, her media organization won the Gawad Jose L. Guerrero Media Award from the Department of Science and Technology (DOST).