SM honors 'viral' elevator girl


Posted at Aug 06 2013 11:03 PM | Updated as of Aug 07 2013 06:33 PM

SM honors 'viral' elevator girl 1Elevator operator Cheridel Alejandrino with SM officials. A video clip showing her cheerful and dedicated attitude at work has gone viral. Photo courtesy of SM Supermalls

MANILA - SM Supermalls honored on Tuesday the cheerful elevator operator at its Olongapo mall after a video clip of her at work went viral. 

In its official Facebook account, SM Supermalls said Cheridel Alejandrino was recognized by the company's management for "exemplary customer service."

It said Alejandrino, who visited the SM Supermalls' Head Office, was praised by company officials led by Shopping Center Management Corp. president Annie Garcia and vice-president for operations Bien Mateo.

A photo posted on SM Supermalls' Facebook page shows SM officials with Alejandrino, who held a plaque and a red envelope.

Her video clip has made the rounds online, drawing laughter among some netizens and inspiring several Filipino workers.

The video, posted by a certain Dave Pronto on the video-sharing site YouTube, shows Alejandrino patiently informing the passengers of establishments found at a specific floor.

She is also seen greeting every elevator passenger, even singing at one point.

The video has inspired many viewers, drawing various positive comments.