About Us

Kongan Group

Kongan Group of Companies (KGC) is a diversified, Filipino-owned group of companies established in 2018. With the tagline “Vision Amplified”, we aim to provide a solid line of services to our clients that meets excellence.

The corporation runs a total of 9 companies covering different industries such as Information Technology, Workspace Solutions, Consulting, Construction, Online Media, Advertising, Restaurant, Healthcare, and Security.

Our Companies

Konganbuddies Marketing Inc.

KonganBuddies Marketing Incorporated (KBMI) is a progressive business process outsourcing company in the Philippines providing innovative customer service solutions and back office support to its clients.

Zonac and Shibata

Established in 2019, Zonac and Shibata Inc. is one of the fastest growing workspace solutions in the Philippines having 4 workspace locations in 3 major cities in the country: Makati CBD, Alabang, Muntinlupa City, and Pasay City. We provide Private Offices, Co-Working Spaces, Business Lounge, Virtual Office, Meeting Rooms, and Event Space that boast a modern and ergonomic environment for its clients.

Zonac Consulting

Zonac Consulting is a management consulting company that aims to provide strategic support services to micro, small and medium enterprises to make internal systems and processes be results-oriented.

Kontraktor Inc.

Kontraktor Inc. is a rising construction company in the Philippines dedicated to building exceptional residential and commercial projects. Our services mainly focus on Architecture, Interior Design and Fit-out works.

Sagisag Inc.

Sagisag Inc. is a fast-growing Digital Media company in the Philippines. It produces groundbreaking stories on Local and International News, Business, Lifestyle, Entertainment, Sports, and Tech.

KB Media Inc.

KB Media is a full-service advertising and multimedia agency based in Makati City, Philippines. We help businesses boost their presence in any platform through delivering creative and cost-effective solutions from brand activation, to design, multimedia production and web development.

CCL Cafe

Café, Chá e Lembranças (CCL Cafe) is a one of its kind café located in the heart of the Makati CBD, catering to the working and business people around the area.

Security and Investigations Specialist Inc.

Security and Investigation Specialist Inc. (SSI) provides quality, efficiency and consistency to its clients. SSI aims to establish a safe and peaceful environment that is conducive to good business.

The Management


Ernesto “Nikko” Baluyot Jr.

President & CEO

Nikko finished his B.A. in Foreign Service from the Philippine Women’s University. In 2015, he completed his diploma in Design and Design Principles from ALISON, in Galway, Republic of Ireland.

He started as a business consultant for different start-up companies in the country where he was also first introduced to the scenario of co-working space. Later on, he had a major shift in his career as he joined developing Foreign IT companies in the country, leading them to set up Business Processing offices.

At the young age of 23, he opened Zonac and Shibata, his very first company. At 25, he now leads Kongan Group and all its companies and projects.

Vhia Andrea Te

Chief Financial Officer

Vhia graduated from the Polytechnic University of the Philippines with a Bachelor’s Degree in B.S. in Accountancy. She is currently pursuing a Masters Degree in Business Administration with Specialization in Financial Management from the same university.

Her journey in business and financing began in 2013, when she worked as an Audit Assistant for C.S. Mercado and Associates. She later became the accountant of Goodgold Realty and Development Corp. and Northern Islands Co. Inc. from 2015 to 2017. Then worked as a Finance and Accounting Manager for Civicom Pacific Corporation for 4 years.

Vhia is a Certified Public Accountant, a member of the United Kingdom’s Institute of Certified Bookkeepers, and a TESDA NCIII Certified Bookkeeper.



Vanessa Te

Vice President for Marketing, Business Development and External Relations

Vanessa, with a Bachelor's Degree in Communication Arts with Proficiency in Advertising and Public Relations joined Kongan Group of Companies in 2019. Prior to joining Kongan Group, she was an Event Specialist and a Project Manager who worked with various companies over the years bringing a wealth of experience to the executive team.

At a very young age, she was a philanthropist in her own right, she organized fun runs to support and for the benefit of Piso Para sa Kolehiyo. She was also one of the national youth coordinators of the Galing Pilipino Movement, a non-profit private organization that highlights what’s excellent in being a Filipino.

Vanessa is the Chief Operating Officer of Sagisag Inc., she manages and oversees the online magazine portal’s day-to-day operations. Concurrently she is also the COO of CCL Cafe, Security Specialist Inc., KB Media Philippines and Kongan Business Academy.

As the COO for Marketing, Business development and External Relations, Vanessa manages several departments in order to achieve greater business opportunities for the company.

Ma. Christina Aguilar

Vice President for Properties and Facilities

Jinky graduated from Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila (PLM) with a Bachelor's Degree in B. S. Computer Science. For the next 14 years she worked with several companies in various industries involved in Trade and Marketing, Shipping, Manning and Logistics where she was given Model Employee of the Year awards in 1995 and 2002.

Her stint in leasing and realty services started when she was hired by CB Richard Ellis as an International Staff Coordinator assigned at Citibank where she handled expatriates (ex-pats) housing requirements including contract reviews, monitoring of renewals/expirations, assignment/purchase of the basic appliances, move-in & move-out of expats, coordination & monitoring of repairs and maintenance of the expat houses. During this time she was CBRE’s Employee of the Month – June 2010, Best International Housing Coordinator – Q2 2007 and received numerous PRIDE (Partner Resource In Delivering Excellence) awards from Citibank. In 2014 she transferred to Philippine Bank of Communications (PBCOM) assuming the position of Leasing Unit Head overseeing the leasing requirements of the Bank’s 148 ATMs, 94 branches, parking and office spaces of PBCOM tower and 15 PBCOM Owned properties.

Jinky currently is the COO for Properties and Facilities Management of KonganBuddies Marketing Inc., handling and overseeing the leasing of office spaces, service areas occupancy, logistics, purchasing and facility operations/ management of the company.



Mila Semillano

Vice President for Finance

Mila was a graduate of Bachelor of Science in Nursing at De Ocampo Memorial College. In 2010, she was able to complete and finish her clinical cases.

After college, Mila had a change of career and joined the corporate world. She started from Avida Land Corp. as a Corporate Specialist. Months later, she joined Eastwest Banking Corporation as a Service Associate and was able to serve the company for 5 years.

She then joined Kongan Group as an Executive Assistant. By July of 2020, she was appointed as the VP for Finance and now holds the position for Kongan Group and all its companies.

Karen Villanueva

Vice President for Client Relations

Karen was a graduate of Hotel and Restaurant Services (HRS) at St. John Bosco Institute of Arts and Sciences. In 2015, she was able to finish her course.

After college, she immediately worked at the Super Bowl of China as a dining personnel for 2 years. And while working at Super Bowl, she decided to pursue her Bachelors Degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management from Infotech College of Arts & Sciences and graduated in 2018.

Karen joined Kongan Group in 2018 as a Receptionist and Admin Assistant for 6 months then she got promoted as a Property Coordinator. After a month, she became the Property and Client Relations Manager, and in July 2020, she was appointed as the Vice President for Client Relations. Karen is in charge of handling all the client and property concerns of Kongan Group of Companies.



Marketing Executive

Job Description
We are looking for a qualified Marketing Executive to join our Marketing Team and help drive company sales. In this position, you will develop marketing strategies and campaigns to increase company revenue and grow brand awareness.

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Phone : (02)-7-503-4302