Our Founders and Core Team

Maria Monica F. Prado, M.A.

Maria Monica F. Prado, M.A.

Chief Communication-Image Consultant, Managing Director, and Founder

Maria Monica F. Prado is the Chief Communication-Image Consultant and Founder of Communicare Training and Development.

With her background in the fields of communication, media and corporate training, Monica established Communicare, a communication training firm, in 2010. She has developed and conducted trainings on business communication, presentation skills, business writing, and image branding for thousands of individuals and many of the Philippines’ top local and multinational corporations.

Aside from being a sought-after resource speaker in the corporate arena, Monica is often invited to speak at events and to guest on television and radio programs. Moreover, she used to be a faculty member of Miriam College’s Communication Department where she taught Marketing and Communication Management classes to undergraduate students.

Currently, Monica also serves as the Associate Editor of the AICI (Association of Image Consultants International) Global Magazine.

In 2018, Monica’s contributions to the Philippines’ Learning and Development Industry were recognized. She was one of the shortlisted nominees for the Outstanding Learning and Development Professional Award at the Philippine Society’s Training and Development’s Gawad Maestro (Master Award) Awards.

Monica obtained her Master of Arts Degree in Integrated Marketing Communication, with Honors, and Bachelor of Communication Degree from Miriam College.

She is a graduate of the Speakers Training Camp of Successworks and The Protocol School of Washington and the Essential Style Level 1 Course of The Style Core Institute, U.S.A.



Certified Stylist, The Style Core Institute


Accredited Trainer (Assessment Methodology/Training Methodology)