'Elevator girl' reaches global media


Posted at Aug 10 2013 09:24 PM | Updated as of Aug 12 2013 07:10 PM

MANILA - An elevator attendant is the latest attraction of Olongapo City in the Philippines, according to a report by international news outfit Al Jazeera.

Cheridel Alejandrino, who made headlines when a video of her at work went viral, is described in the report as "[providing] customers with uplifting experiences."

In the video report, Alejandrino is seen interviewed by Al Jazeera's Marga Ortigas.

The SM City Olongapo employee is featured on the job, with various customers' reactions to her "dedicated enthusiasm" also shown.

Alejandrino became an instant celebrity when a number of video clips showing her cheerful demeanor made the rounds online.

She has since been featured on local TV shows and news programs, and was recently recognized by her employer, SM Supermalls, for exemplary customer service.