January 6, 2020 marks the formal opening of a new work year for NIA-MARIIS, as it is the first Monday of the year. Cloaked with energy and positivity, the NIA-MARIIS Family welcomed CY 2020 by joining the NIA Family in its nationwide simultaneous Ushering 2020 activity.

The NIA-MARIIS Management headed by its Department Manager A Wilfredo C. Gloria, with its Engineering and Operations Division Manager Engr. Wilfredo S. Bumagat and its Administrative and Finance Division Manager Ms. Pilar G. Cabauatan lead the activity. The activity was highlighted by the New Year’s Message of NIA Administrator Gen Ricardo R. Visaya and the unveiling of the NIA Tree of Life mural. The Department Manager A and the three (3) Division Managers, to include Engr. Carmelo L. Salvador of NIA-MARIIS Division IV placed their respective hand prints on the Mural.

The mural of NIA Tree of Life contains an image of a tree, with handprints of employees as its leaves in its branches symbolizing the men and women employees of the Agency who as a team contributes to the stability, strength and growth of the Agency.

All the Division Offices of NIA-MARIIS had also their respective Ushering 2020 activity. The NIA-MARIIS Division IV joined in the festivity held at the NIA-MARIIS Training Center. Just like the multi-colored leaves of the NIA Tree of Life, the employees of NIA-MARIIS Head Office and NIA-MARIIS Division IV though of different personalities, each perform unique responsibilities that contributes to the attainment of the Agency’s targets as contained in its Vision, Mission, Quality Policy and Objectives. The contribution and support of these employees was duly acknowledged by the Department Manager A on his New Year’s Message.

As NIA-MARIIS Management and Staff undertakes to pursue excellence in their respective commitment, this was sealed through the traditional New Year’s Toast given by Engr. Wilfredo C. Gloria. He made a toast for a healthy and less stress 2020! Happy New Year everyone.

Monday, January 6, 2020