In support of the 29th SEA Games and the 9th Para ASEAN Games, MILO hosted the Kuala Lumpur Torch Run 2017 at Nestlé (Malaysia) Berhad, Mutiara Damansara. The official chocolate malt beverage for Kuala Lumpur 2017 affirmed their contribution and commitment of over 60 years in championing Malaysia’s grassroots sports development through various partnerships like the Malaysian Schools Sports Council (MSSM). The Torch Run also symbolised the spirit of unity and diversity which are represented by the torch bearers including some of MILO’s longest serving staff and key people that have helped MILO grow over the years. “The torch and its undying flame is a symbol of our burning passion for sports, as we encourage the country to come together and cheer on our athletes who will be competing in the coming Kuala Lumpur 2017.
From left: Ismail Bin Mohd Dali, Production Staff Hand, MILO® Factory, Petaling Jaya. Ng Ping Loong, Sports Marketing Manager, MILO(R) Malaysia, Mohd Nasir Bin Abd Kadir, Abang MILO, Datuk Marina Chin, Chef-De-Mission Kuala Lumpur 2017, Robin Ho, Former Malaysian Wushu Exponent, Dato Mirnawan Nawawi, Former Malaysian Hockey Player
From left: Ismail Bin Mohd Dali, Production Staff Hand, MILO® Factory, Petaling Jaya, Mohd Nasir Bin Abd Kadir, Abang MILO, Norhisham B Mat Salleh, Production Charge Head, MILO® Factory, Chembong passing the Kuala Lumpur 2017 Torch to Ng Ping Loong, Sports Marketing Manager, MILO(R) Malaysia
Yasshmita Jadish Kumar, Tunas Harapan Puteri MSSM passing the Kuala Lumpur 2017 Torch to Philomena Tan, Business Executive Officer, Milo(R) Business Unit, Nestle Malaysia
“Joined by those who have helped make MILO what it is today, we carry with us the nation’s pride and hope, and celebrate our rich history with Malaysia, sports, and its people,” said Nestlé Malaysia MILO Business Unit Business Executive Officer, Philomena Tan. The torch run of a 500m distance was participated by Filed Promotion Operator representing Malaysia’s much-loved Aband MILO, Mohd Nasir bin Abd Kadir, Ismail Bin Mohd Dali & Norhisham B Mat Salleh of Nestlé Malaysia’s MILO Factory Production, Sports Marketing Manager Ng Ping Loong, Chef-De-Mission of Kuala Lumpur 2017 Datuk Marina Chin, Malaysian Hockey Player Joel Van Huizen, Tunas Harapan Puteri MSSM Yasshmita Jadish Kumar and Tunas Harapan Putera MSSM Joachim Chuah Han Wen, and Philomena Tan.