Howard Yambao is a Manila-born, Pampanga-bred, one-time New Yorker. Going by the alias HF, he is a marketing consultant by profession and a writer/filmmaker by passion. He has created numerous campaigns for multinational and local brands and is a certified Social Innovator awarded by the World Bank Institute. HF once interviewed Cory Aquino, when a budding journalist at 16. Since then, he has filmed documentaries, shorts, music videos, TV shows, & experimental films. HF turned down a bit role as a Chinese gangster leader in a Hugh Jackman-starrer indie film while living in New York. He deeply regrets that decision. Mr. Yambao is now in pre-production of his first full-length film pegged for 2013.