We are calling all Manila FAME exhibitors to nominate their most interesting and eye-catching products for the KATHA People’s Choice Award.

These visually stunning design pieces from all sectors are the ones that stand out the most and MADE YOU LOOK, MADE YOU LIKE.

The KATHA People’s Choice Award gives the general public the power to vote for their favorite products via the Manila FAME App.

Exciting prizes await the winner of “MADE YOU LOOK, MADE YOU LIKE,” the KATHA People’s Choice Award! Here are the prizes at stake:

Here are the prizes at stake:

  1. One (1) 9 sqm. raw space booth
  2. KATHA Awards Trophy
  3. Publicity / promotional exposure through CITEM’s media network channels
  4. Exclusive privilege to use the KATHA Awards Logo in the company’s advertising and promotion of the winning product to highlight the achievement

All exhibiting companies (except for sponsors, partners, and non-paying exhibitors) in the current Manila FAME edition are entitled to nominate one (1) product from their own company.

All products to be nominated must follow the following criteria:

  1. Must be included in any of the following categories - furniture, lamps & lighting, home décor, fashion, and festive/seasonal décor, and gifts & premium.
  2. Must be NEW or have not been launched in other trade shows.

Interested exhibitors must submit their nominations online via the link provided below.


Submit your nominations no later than 4 October 2019. Nominations submitted via email will not be accepted.

The Manila FAME Creative Team will screen all nominated products and shall determine if these meet the set qualifications.

The Manila FAME Creative Team may contact exhibitors that have submitted their nominations for any clarifications.

Their respective sectoral officers will notify exhibitors should their product be selected as a KATHA Nominee, or are eliminated.

Manila FAME will publish the product photos of the KATHA Awards Nominees on the mobile app and the website.

All Manila FAME Exhibitors, Buyers and Visitors are entitled to ONE (1) VOTE. Below are the steps:

  1. Download the Manila FAME App.
        Play Store Manila FAME App Download     App Store Manila FAME App Download
  2. Create your Profile.
  3. Go to the KATHA Awards tab.
  4. Click on the product that MADE YOU LOOK, MADE YOU LIKE.
  5. Click submit.

Voting period is from 14 October 2019 (5:00 PM) to 17 October 2019 (5:00 PM).

The Manila FAME Creative Team will grant the KATHA’s People’s Choice Award to the product with the highest number of votes.

Announcement of all KATHA Awards winners will be during the Manila FAME Networking Night on 17 October 2019.

For any concerns, please contact the Manila FAME sectoral officers or KATHA Awards Coordinator, Ms. Estelle Uy at telephone number +63 02 8-831 2201 loc. 227 or via email

APRIL 2019 Winners

KATHA Awards April 2019