Geoffrey Nuval. Founder of Playworks & Chief Facilitator and co-founder of the Playfarm, has presented at numerous conferences and universities in Philippines and the U.S. on the topics of entrepreneurship, leadership, and creative thinking, and the idea of fun in the workplace.
Mr. Nuval became an early pioneer and expert on gamification, the application of real game mechanics – such as points, levels, ranking, and rewards – to improve or influence people’s behavior. In an effort to contribute to the growth and improvement of the Philippine workforce, Mr. Nuval formed Playworks here in the Philippines, a team building company based upon the principles of gamification. He then formed Playfarm as the resident venue for Playworks’ team buildings.
Mr. Nuval graduated attained a degree in Management Science & Engineering with Honors from Stanford University and initiated a course in Entrepreneurship at the Oxford University's Said Business School in the United Kingdom.
Nikki Aguila. Facilitator & Event Coordinator, is a loyal, team-spirited individual who is able to gain confidence of people.
Adept at bringing people to strive for a common purpose, she has organized hundreds of successful team building and group seminar events for some of the largest companies in the Philippines.
Ms. Aguila has prior corporate experience in sales and product marketing for Fujisu, selling multi-million projects to the country's leading telecoms such as PLDT and Smart Communications.
Ms. Aguila is an engineer by trade and she holds a BS in Electronics & Communications Engineering from De La Salle University.
Raymond Joseph Villanueva. Co-founder of Playfarm and Lead Facilitator at Playworks, has extensive experience in managing large-scale event organization for Local and International companies up to 6,000 attendees, including HP, Lenovo, Toyota China and Japan, Tupperware, Roche, and Herbalife.
Mr. Raymond has over 14 years of working in the hospitality industry in Manila and Abroad. His experience in large-scale operations includes opening The Venetian Macao and Sheraton Hotel Cotai Central, overseeing 500+ people in his team. He also opened and managed the prestigious Shangri-la at the Fort in Bonifacio Global City.
Mr. Raymond holds a degree in AB Social Science from Ateneo de Manila University.