ACRE turns 22
The Asia-Pacific Centre for Research (ACRE), Inc.
celebrates 22 years of excellent service to clients and suppliers on
August 23, 2011.
Acre, Inc. was founded by Dr. Nick B. Fontanilla. It originally focused
on five major industries providing a wide range of services to these
industries. These were Pharmaceutical, travel and tourism, banking and
finance, real estate and media. Since it started, Acre, Inc. provided
services to clients that were technology driven. After 22 years, Acre,
Inc. counts more than 500 institutional accounts, a majority of which
have been repeat clients. At present, it has facilities for CAPI, CATI,
CAWI and OCR-driven data processing.
Nick B. Fontanilla, Ph.D., remains as the company’s
President and CEO. Members of the Board are Atty. Sofronio Larcia, Ms.
Rosalina de Jesus, Engr. Mychal Andrew Fontanilla and Engr. Victorio
Amante. Nick Fontanilla was the President of Philippine Marketing
Association of the Philippines in 2010 and is a Certified Professional
Acre, Inc. is a member of Marketing and Opinion
Research Society (MORES), European Society of Market Researchers
(ESOMAR), Philippine Marketing Association (PMA), Philippine Statistical
Society (PSA), Internet and Mobile Marketing of the Philippines (IMMAP),
and Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry.