Hermes Bautista of San Fernando, Pampanga was declared the overall winner of Mister Philippines 2016 at the finals night held April 14 at the Tanghalang Pasigueno in Pasi City.
The 30-year-old former Pinoy Big Brother housemate won the Mister Universe Philippines title and will represent the country at the Men Universe Model 2016 pageant to be held later this year in the Dominican Republic. He also won the Best in Swimwear and Best in Formal Wear awards.
Bulacan’s Mark Louie Bornilla was named Mister Global Philippines 2016. This 24-year-old student from Bulacan State University will be the first to compete among the winners as he will compete in Mister Global 2016 pageant to be held on May 6 in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Nico Angelo Dela Paz of Marikina won the Mister Tourism Philippines 2016 title, while Ralph Otivar of Letye and Isaiah Thomas Anselmo of Calapan City finished first and second runners-up.
Joaquin Rudolfo Rosallosa Dresele and Hikari Sanshiro Arai were named Mister Global Teen Philippines and Mister Star Teen Philippines, respectively.
The rest of the 15 semifinalists were: Niel Oswald Ambrosia (Cauayan City), Jan Kristenze Quiambao (Baguio City), Julio Paolo Evina (Palawan), Julian Mari Lee (Urdaneta), Jeffrey Camus (Laguna), Ezra Usita (Nueva Ecija), Cristel John Rada (Dasmarinas) and Kyzer Brook Gewan (Cordillera).
Other winners of special awards were Evina (Mister Photogenic) and Rada (Mr Philippines Charity). Text and photos by Drew Francisco / Missosology.Org