Twelve pairs and one singles player in the seven divisions were awarded certificates, cash prizes and NMBF T-shirt for their feat.
Special guest performers of the evening were Tammy as Jennifer Holiday and Jolina as Patti Labelle. NMBF members Renren Santos, Noelle Wong, Eydie Uy, Juliet Ramos, Diane Darjuan and Hapi Gabriel displayed also their talent in their “Don’t Cha” dance number.
The event was also highlighted by a photomontage made by NMBF President Marconi Calindas and Membership Committee head Hapi Gabriel as a tribute to NMBF founder Jonathan Perez who has gone back to work in the Philippines.
More than 70 members and guests attended the celebration.
The inaugural tournament and the banquet were supported in part by Michelob-MARPAC, At Your Service, SaipanCell, JET Holdings, PFC International, PMIC, Serenity Salon, Elegance Café, NIC, Admaran International, Canton Restaurant, National Office Supply, Makeover Beauty Salon, Megavision, Venus Beauty Salon, Vargas Construction, Esolutions Inc., Philippine Consul General Wilfredo Maximo, Fiesta Resort & Spa and N.C. Matsumoto.