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|Born||Martin Marfori Andanar
August 21, 1974
Quezon City, Philippines
|Occupation||Journalist, Radio Commentator|
Martin Andanar (born August 21, 1974) is a Filipino TV media executive, news anchor, radio commentator, podcaster, audio blogger and voice over artist in TV5. He is the head of News5 Everywhere & Tv5 Everywhere, the online video portals of Tv5. He currently anchors Aksyon sa Umaga on Tv5 and Punto Asintado Radio Show on Radyo5 92.3 News FM and AksyonTV, sister stations of TV5. He is also a voice-over talent of News5, AksyonTV, and Radyo5 92.3 News FM. He studied at Harvard University Kennedy School of Government, Georgetown University, Northern Illinois University, Asian Institute of Management and Federation University Australia. 
Martin Andanar is currently a Media Executive and News Anchorman of Tv5. He hosts the following Tv5 news programs; Punto Asintado (Radyo 5 & Aksyon Tv) and Aksyon sa Umaga (Tv5 Morning Show). He is also the official voice over of all News5 platforms.
Martin’s Tv5 management role focuses on developing and championing pioneering projects. Among the projects he developed and currently heads are 1. News 5 Everywhere, the first Filipino Online News Tv and Radio Everywhere in the Philippines 2. Tv5 Everywhere and 3. Balut Radio, the first internet hybrid pureplay radio in the Philippines.
As a Community Worker, he founded Sons of Surigao Youth in 2006. Sons Of Surigao Youth’s core programs include: Books for Siargao, a program that sets up children’s libraries in poor barangays in Siargao Island and Youth Leaders for Democracy Seminars, a module that teaches poor communities the importance of volunteerism and good governance to communities. SOS youth has established 36 libraries since 2006.
In 2010, Martin founded “Move My Muntinlupa”, a civic organization that advocates volunteerism, ethical leadership and good governance in Muntinlupa City. MMM works closely with Kaya Natin Movement, a good governance organization.
Martin’s social work won him a US State Department “civic participation leadership training” scholarship at the Northern Illinois University, Dekalb, Illinois last May 26-June 28, 2008.
As a broadcaster, one of his advocacies is citizen empowerment through Internet citizen journalism. In September 2009, he gathered like-minded people, convinced his TV boss and AIM classmate and developed www.presidenteko.com (defunct), a 2010 presidential website that listens to the voices and opinions of Internet citizen journalists.
Martin finished his Master in Entrepreneurship with honors at the Asian Institute of Management in Manila and completed college at the Federation University Australia in Ballarat, Australia.
On June 2009, he joined social entrepreneurs from all over the world at Georgetown University in Washington DC for an intensive scholarship on Non Profit Management at the Center for Public and Non Profit Leadership.
He completed his Senior Executive Fellows Program at the Harvard Kennedy School, Harvard University on March 2010.
In his downtime he manages podcast.ph and audio.ph an independent podcast production and audio blog Martin initiated. Martin also host's his own podcast show called Martin's Mancave.
Other Training and Convention
"Speaker, Podcasting, Broadcast Asia 2015"
"Speaker, Online Video Delivery, Broadcast Asia 2015"
"NMX 2015, New Media Revolution, Las Vegas, USA"
"NAB 2015, Las Vegas, USA"
Speaker at Broadcast Asia 2014, Leveraging Onine Tv to Increase Eyeballs, Singapore
Panelist at UbiFrance 2014, OTT & Next Generation Tv, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
Speaker at Graphics Expo 2014, How to increase web traffic by using online videos, Manila
Moderator and Host Dcom Summit 2014: The road ahead for e-Commerce in the Philippines, SMX Aura, Philippines
Moderator at the ASEAN PLDT Future Talks 2014 Solaire Resorts Manila.
Speaker at de Lasalle University, Social Media and Public Service
Speaker at Comguild 2014, Social Awareness: A shared responsibility of the media 7 community. Philippines
Speaker at Centro Escolar Univ., Manila, 2014, Comm Arts Society (Media Transparency & Accountability)
Broadcast Asia 2014, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
RAIN Summit West 2014, Las Vegas Hotel & Casino,
NAB 2014, Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas
Fierce Cable 2014: Profiting from IP VIdeo, Encore, Las Vegas
Panelist at Semcon2013, Social Tv Panelist, Intercon Makati
Digital Journalism World 2013, M Hotel, Singapore
RAIN Summit West 2013, Las Vegas Hotel & Casino,
NAB 2013, Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas,
Broadcast Asia 2013, Singapore
Social Tv Summit 2013, Los Angeles, USA
TDG 2012, Santa Clara, Ca
Next TV 2012, Santa Clara, Ca
NAB 2012, Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada
RAIN Summit West 2012, Las Vegas Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada,
Martin lives with his wife, Alelee, and 2 kids in Manila.
|2012–present||Aksyon sa Umaga||Host/Anchor||TV5|
|2011–2014||Andar ng mga Balita||News Anchor|
|2010–2012||Sapul sa Singko||Host/Anchor||TV5|
|2010–2011||Aksyon JournalisMO||News Anchor|
|2010||Aksyon Weekend||News Anchor|
|2008–2010||TEN: The Evening News||News Anchor|
|2004–2006||Big News||News Anchor|
|1999–2002||Unang Hirit||Host||GMA Network|
|1999–2002||GMA Network News Weekend||News Anchor|
|2012-present||Punto Asintado||Host||92.3 News FM|
|2010–2012||Andar ng mga Balita||Anchor|
Awards and Recognitions
|2004||18th PMPC Star Awards for Television||Best Male Newscaster||Big News||Won|
|2008||22nd PMPC Star Awards for Television||Best Male Newscaster||Sentro||Nominated|
- http://www.linkedin.com/pub/martin-andanar/20/493/b21 Retrieved November 19, 2010