BY: Throy Catan
He is not just a name in the industry, Toni Co is a mover and shaker in the entertainment world. A media influencer. So don’t be stunned when so many big names in show business knows him or consider him as bosom buddy, like his co-host in The Mel & Toni Show – Mel Martinez. There show inaugurated last Tuesday (7:00PM), an online talk show by K5Digital Media Center, produced by Star A’s Academy Productions Inc..
Mel and Toni are good friends for 8 years and so they have a perfect rapport on and off cam which helped the way they carried the show. It was an extravaganza pilot show with oodles of fun. Their first guest was Rosanna Roces , who is a good friend of Toni , too. When he asked her to guest, Rosanne candidly answered yes right away, because she said, just paying forward because every time she needed help back then and asked Toni, he never said no to her.
Toni Co is also a personage of top rank not only in show business but also in Social Media . Social media is dominated by platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and TikTok. And now there’s Lyka a digital community in which users share their interests by posting a photo or a video. Apps are available for Android and iOS. Users will be rewarded with GEMS (Gift card in Electronic Mode) when they upload a photo or a video on this platform. As of now, there are thousands of Filipinos on this app and counting. Celebrities and social media Influencers are also trying out this app to extend their fan base. And Toni is one of those influencers whom artists go to to be verified in Lyka.
Toni has a good heart that’s why he has gain a lot of friends . Finding real friends during these trying hard times make it harder. And most celebrities have huge egos – Unless the friend is either willing to feed that ego or has known you for so long that they laugh at you when you get too full of yourself.
Most celebrities are insecure – Part of wanting to be famous is wanting (or needing) to be the center of attention. Most celebrities are known for this and most people don’t want to be around a person who is like this.
It is not until you rhyme with a person that makes you their perfect match, it is when you are satisfied with each others peculiarities, and find jewels in their loopholes.
Toni Co is a mover and shaker, aside from being a blessing to his friends and many people. It is during the most trying times in life that we get to see who our real friends are. And so he is doubly blessed. What you put out will come back to you in unexpected ways. “Throw kindness around like confetti.”
His energy and laughter are contagious. Optimism is a happiness magnet. If you stay positive, good things and good people will be drawn to you.
Toni Co is an awardee , he had received a Business Leader Award; 4th Asia Pacific Luminare Awards; he is also a businessman and produced high quality films at par with international productions.