Gerry Ruiz, Tacloban City Member Since February 2010 Artist Statement Gerry Ruiz was into television & radio production before, producing & directing shows for a local community TV station in Tacloban City and with ABS-CBN Channel 3 in Cebu City, Philippines.
He holds a bachelor's degree in Broadcasting from the University of the Philippines' College of Mass Communication in Diliman, Quezon City.
He was also into live band playing, being the band leader & keyboardist of the popular Manila show band, "The Assembly" in the 70's, with regular stints at the city's top hotels.
He and his family are now based in Tacloban City in the Eastern Visayas, Philippines region where they own and manage calle Z cafe, a resto-bar-cafe, and Leyte Gulf Travel and Tours, a travel agency.
Gerry, his wife, Ludette and their three children have allowed themselves to be completely consumed with the passion of photography, documenting local scenes and events around provincial areas.