Gerard or Jard is passionate in his pursuit in everything he does especially towards growth and acquiring more skills. Having shifted careers from public relations to various fields of real estate, entrepreneurship and recently, business brokerage with LINK.
Jard finds pleasure in meeting people. In fact, he has built several friendships in his profession as a public relations practitioner for 17 years which eventually led to entrepreneurial pursuits and real estate. Relationships are built in trust, good faith and confidence. Good relationships can never be compromised so he exerts the effort to maintain the harmonious bond established.
Jard is also associated with GTEC International Incorporated in a joint venture capacity as business development officer. GTEC International is a distributor of industrial grade coal-fired boilers, organic and environment-friendly products for the agricultural, plastic and automotive industries.
In his leisure, Jard engages in creative fiction and has published a short story about the Philippine Eagle. He is in the process of composing a two-part engrossing adventure based on current events. In the field of sports, Jard aims to participate and finish a full marathon.
Born and raised in Manila, Jard finished B.A. Communications major in Journalism from the University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City. He is married to the former Fe C. Estrada of Camiling, Tarlac.