Our Condolences To Kristelle Davantes’ Family, Friends And Colleagues At McCann
This just in: McCann Worldgroup Philippines, Inc. Senior Account Manager Kristelle Davantes was finally found since going missing on Friday. At 6AM Saturday morning, Ms. Davantes’ body was found at the Tibagan Bridge in Barangay Sabutan, Silang, Cavite, in a state better read on ABS-CBN news’ account of the incident.
From the tone of the story as released on ABS-CBN and on mUmBRELLA, Ms. Davantes’ death was a crime of opportunity; there was no hint of a political or more sinister motive, and industry voices seem to hint that this was a low-level crime, along the lines of robbery and carnapping. No official statement has been released about the other possible motives of the criminals, and there are no details released yet as to whether Ms. Davantes suffered anything worse than the stabbing that led to her demise.
Should we find out details about wake or interment arrangements, we’ll be sure to inform you.
Meanwhile, Pinay Media Planner mourns the loss of who could have been the next Venus Navalta of the industry. At 25, Kristelle is already a Senior Account Manager at MRM Worldwide, with a Master’s Degree in Marketing Communications from De La Salle University. Kristelle Davantes graduated from Southville Foreign University with a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Marketing. Previously, she worked as a Digital Campaign Associate for Snapworx Digital Inc., moving up to Digital Marketing Specialist after only 6 months of work. At MRM Worldwide, she was the Account Lead for Coca-Cola (Coke 100 Years & Real Leaf), Unilever (Cream Silk, Master Facial Wash, Eskinol, Block & White, Toni & Guy), JFC (Jollibee Corporate, Jollitown, Red Ribbon) and Moneygram.
For more information, here are other versions of the story:
- ABS-CBN News: Missing Advertising Exec Found Dead In Cavite
- mUmBRELLA: McCann Philippines Account Manager Kristelle Davantes Found Dead
Our condolences for this tragic passing of up-and-coming industry fireball Kristelle Davantes. Should family and friends find our treatment of her story erroneous at best, and sensationalized at worst, please don’t hesitate to send us an email at email@example.com.
Story Credits: Mark Will Mayo Magallanes
Source for Kristelle Davantes’ Work and Education History: LinkedIn
Photo Credits: deviantart user jump-for-joy