Gloman Merritt

Gloman Merritt
Gloman Merritt

Gloman Merritt is a Co-Founder and Director of London Commodity Group Limited a Filipino Artist, One stop IT Guy, search engine optimization expert, investor, venture capitalist, businessman, collector, innovator and philanthropist.

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Gloman Merritt History

Cariño Ancestral House The 17th Century Ignacio Cariño Residence in Candon City Ilocos, Sur
Cariño Ancestral House The 17th Century Ignacio Cariño Residence in Candon City Ilocos, Sur

Gloman Merritt is the descendant of the first Galician from Spain to arrive in Candon, Ilocos Sur in late 17th century, Ignacio Cariño. Gloman is the 8th generation great grandson of Gabriela Silang or (María Josefa Gabriela Cariño Silang) one of Philippines National Heroes the Joan of Arc and first female Generala of the Philippines.

Gloman Merritt and Gabriela Silang

Gabriela Silang Monument in Makati
Gabriela Silang Monument in Makati

Gabriela Silang Monument in Makati Square the Business District of the Philippines inaugurated by Gloman’s grandmother Gloria Carino and Gloman’s Father Mario Carino Merritt Gabriela Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gabriela_Silang

The Cariño Clan

Cariño Family Crest and Coat of Arms
Cariño Family Crest and Coat of Arms

Gloman’s father’s Cariño and Valera family is rooted into politics were a number of his relatives are historical figures such as Fabian C. Ver who was a General and Chief of the Armed Forces of the Philippines under President Ferdinand Marcos And Joan of Arc of the Philippines Gabriela Silang a Philippine National hero. Along with some known figures such as Alan Purisima police director, Robin Padilla, Daniel Padilla and a dozen ambassadors and diplomats.

Family History

General Fabian Carino Ver with President Ferdinand Marcos
General Fabian Carino Ver with President Ferdinand Marcos

Cariño

The Families are very respected and among few powerful clans in Abra province as they hold high positions in many branches and districts of the Philippine governments such as Officers, Ambassadors, Diplomats, Governors, Mayors and Lawyers, PNP police director, Actors and many other high profile positions.

 

The Families in Abra also owns the “CASA MUSEO CARIÑO“ and vast tracts of land now maintained with loving care by former Philippine Ambassador Rosario Cariño.

Gloman Merritt’s father Mario Cariño Merritt still resides in the ancestral house and former headquarters of Gabriela Silang in Tayum, Abra now a Museum and Art Gallery that holds one of the most diverse art work and Antique collections in the Philippines the collection includes Thousands of Antiques, middle age weapons and Paintings from all around the world with some paintings from great painters like Pablo Picasso, Juan Luna, Fernando Amorsolo, Domenico Ghirlandaio, Claude Monet, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, XIX originals collected by the Family over the centuries.

 

Gloman’s great grandfather Don Placido Carino fathers mothers side was the first Judge of Abra and owned vasts tracts of lands of more than 700 hectares in the Province of Abra.

 

Gloman’s Grandfather Jesus V. Merritt a son of Donna Isidra Villanueva from Agoo on his Fathers side was a business man, writer, Councilor of the City Council of Quezon City who owned almost the entire beach shoreline of Agoo, La Union Province consisting 30 hectares in 3 Barangay’s, He was also a writer who wrote several books: Free Asia and its leaders, Magsaysay, man of the people, Our presidents : profiles in history etc…   Gloman’s mothers side the Membrere family are mostly abroad and in the media and sports for example: Magnum Membrere(Benedicto Membrere III) Gloman’s First Cousin is Professional Basketball Player of the Philippines. Gloman’s grandfather Benedicto Membrere I was the first lawyer in Umingan, Pangasinan. The Martinez Family owning top corporations in the Philippines, they once owned Haciendas is Tarlac and Pangasinan with over 3000 Hectares in there possession which is now covered by land reform, some members of the family own top corporations in the Philippines listed in the Philippine Stock Exchange they were among the most powerful people in the Philippines along side the Cojuanco and Aquino Family. Gloman’s grandmothers Manuela Martinez and Donna Martha Martinez grew up and were very close friends with the Cojuanco’s . Peping Cojuangco, Danding Cojuangco and Cory Aquino along with Manuela Martinez and Donna Martha Martinez traveled around the world together when they were still young, they were among the Philippines few elites. Gloman inherited a rich history in heritage and legacy that dates back for centuries.

 

Gloman was born in the Philippines but grew up, Studied, lived and worked in Europe, The Netherlands or what he calls Holland or Nederland in the City of The Hague what locals there call Den Haag for 13 years he worked in a Indonesian Specialty Restaurant Sarinah’s for many years where he became a branch manager but he also worked as a business consultant in Rotterdam for utility services. He speaks English, Dutch, Flemish, Tagalog, Ilocano, Bahasa Indonesia, a bit German, Spanish, French, Papiamento and Sranan. Gloman started exploring the internet for possible business opportunities in year 2000 where he discovered the vast opportunities on the world wide web. He returned home in 2005 in his home town of Umingan in Pangasinan were he started several income generating activities for local residents. Gloman now owns a dozen online properties just to mention a few sites like: Rice-Importers.com, RiceAuthority.com, SugarAssociation.org, SugarAuthority.com, WheatAuthority.com and many more… Gloman Merritt owns stakes of several top BioTech, Trading and Media companies worldwide and is the CEO & Founder of ORM.PH a online reputation management firm helping individual, celebrities, politicians and corporations shape, control and repair there names, brands and products online on Search Results of search engines such as Google, Yahoo, Bing, Aol and many more. ORM.PH has many brands under its name and operates dozens of online reputation services websites. As ORM.PH’s chief executive officer, Gloman is responsible for ORM.PH’s day-to-day-operations, as well as leading the company’s product development and technology strategy. Aside from all this he also operates his over 30 network of sites in Offering IT Services, Staff Outsourcing, BPO Services, ORM (Online Reputation Management) Services, SEO (Search Engine Optimization) Services, Online Advertising, Online marketing, streaming media, commodity trading, lead generation and website Development. Gloman plans to expand it’s services using and offering his own developed advanced SEO ( Search Engine Optimization ) called Blue Hat SEO to help large and small corporations increase there website and company traffic, leads, sales and revenue using online marketing tactics Partnering with Gloman will enable companies to dominate the internet and expect to double or over 10 fold more of there current sales by using internet marketing developed by Mr. Merritt. To date Gloman and his team has developed and optimized more than 1000 websites. Gloman guarantees growth increase in leads, traffic and sales with the partnership.