PLDT and Smart Communications Incorporated (Smart), which is the wireless unit of PLDT, were recognised at the Asia Pacific Stevie Awards 2023 with Gold and Silver Awards. The Gold Stevies was bagged under the category of Virtual and Live Events, called Phillipine Digital Convention 2022. They also received two Silver Stevies, one under the category of Innovation in Community Relations or Public Service Communications and the other under the Thought Leadership Category. PLDT Enterprise has become a pioneer company that promotes the adoption of technology and innovations, and insights to improve businesses in the digital age. Another Silver Stevie citation was also awarded for the leadership of PLDT and Smart. The Vice-President and Head of Enterprise and International Business Groups has been conferred this award under the Thought Leader of the Year category.