Meet Team Unbox!

Founded in 2011, Unbox is a site that shares awesome products and services to our readers. We do reviews, commentaries, news announcements, event coverages, and a whole lot more to be able to give the best content possible to our community. Our main focus right now is really technology and gadgets but we expect to grow into other spaces in the next few months.

Meet the team!

Carlo Ople

Editor-in-Chief and Founder


During daytime he’s the Managing Director and Partner of one of the top Digital Marketing Agencies in the Philippines and by nighttime he’s living out his passion as a gadget enthusiast and story teller through Unbox. You can follow him on Twitter @CarloOple.

John Nieves



John is a veteran technology and gadget journalist with more than 10 years of experience both in print and online. When not writing about technology, he frequently gets lost in the boonies playing solider.

Jon Michael “Jamie” Inocian

Head Videographer and Editor


Jamie started off as the Digital Sales Manager of the site and has then moved on to content creation with a focus on creating videos and is in charge of the YouTube channel for Unbox PH where he takes awesome out of the box!

Lea Cruz

Lifestyle Editor

Lea is the rose among the thorns at Unbox and we’ve been calling her the Philippines’ Princess of Tech. She serves as the Lifestyle Editor at Unbox and the host for most of our YouTube videos.



Richmond Tan

A licensed mechanical engineer, a masters of business administration graduate, a businessman at day, and a tech enthusiast at night. Loves to explore new gadgets available in the market, always strives to be the first to land something new in the Philippines. “MIchmond” is our resident Xiaomi enthusiast, expert, and resource person. Expect a lot of Xiaomi product reviews and news from him!


Eason De Guzman

K-POP and Parkour Superstar of Unbox. Seriously though Eason is one of the most passionate tech freaks in the industry. He lives and breathes technology as evidenced by his addiction to anything and everything ASUS. When he’s not busy going around the country doing his training workshops, he’s back in the Ninja Gym levelling up his mad skillz in parkour.


Colin Chan

Our resident movie and pop culture buff. Colin loves to write about movies, TV series, and different kinds of geekery.