NOUBIKKO is a Brand Name in the Haute Couture industry which he started in San Francisco, California1984.
Noubikko Signature Collection made a debut in headline news in the high-fashion industry since the late 80's. He is noted for his original concept and design ideas using real pearls and deconstructed fashion materials. His use of 100% natural fiber and rare materials for haute couture gowns became his signature and awe fashionistas in San Francisco with the statement "What an imagination!
In 1989, Noubikko is the recipient of San Francisco's prestigious Most Outstanding Entrepreneur-of-the-Year. Later in the same year, he was credited as among Filipino Who's Who in California.
Noubikko is a master's level image-maker and specialist in camouflage techniques. In the early '90s, Noubikko's benefit fashion shows which included the "Look of the Year Model Search" sequels were hailed among the best coordinated original concept in the industry. The presentation concept is still being queued today as a guideline by other fashion designers and model search producers.
Noubikko's Fashion and Lifestyle Tips have been cataloged by Libraries and several publications in print and on the web. His advice on body camouflage, textile fabric redefinition, and silhouette, effects have been landed in manuals and instruction guidelines by several fashion institutions. Noubikko's speeches, lectures, and manuals are used as reference material by Training Centers like AskMen.com; Patch; Personal BeautyTips; ExtraSmall, Fact Bites ; Fashion Trends 101; FashionTrend; Research Gate, University of North Carolina; LifeStyle (Indonesia), CIPCommunity, Thaiger (Thailand); Okezone (Malaysia); Phuket Gazette (Thailand) ; Institute of Management; Mara University; Academia.edu, And, major Online dictionaries such use Noubikko's definition for words like "fad" and "knickers"; and, use as a reference by "Question and Answers" for Google Answers and Yahoo Answers.
At age 45, Noubikko in a press conference said that he will retire in the fashion industry and lived in the south of France. However, in 2008, he reemerged in the fashion scene as the principal designer for the 12 finalists for the Miss Czech Republic. Fashion media quoted viral news "Noubikko was resurrected in Prague". He was the favorite designer for the Czech Republic for Miss Universe Pageant. His comeback made him a sought-after designer in Central Europe. Later he was commissioned as principal designer for the 24 finalists for Miss Poland Pageant for Miss Universe; and Miss International competition in Austria; The Noubikko brand became the garment trend in Eastern Europe and is the apparel choice for Figure Skating competitions ...
Noubikko introduced the “Noubikko Pearls Collection” 2013 which incorporated pearls into almost all his design Collections since. Carefully selected South-seas and cultured salt-water pearls are meticulously handpicked as a piece of artwork to behold and embedded in his gown collections.
In February of 2013, Noubikko announced (again) in a press conference that he will retire from the fashion industry. However, the same year, he emerged in the limelight with another private label to add to his collection: Urban Legend and TOMI men's casual.
Noubikko is always active in his other interest in renewable power. RPConnect, a company he founded in 1995 (Renewable Power Connect) was the nucleus that provides dynamism for his entire business structure. He integrates investment projects with Investors who are his personal friends or his clients that he had done business well for years.
Noubikko is also active in organizations that support the Arts and Civic Community. He is major Benefactor of the Benedictine Celestine Religious Order of Priest and Nuns. And, presently the Head of the Order of the Knights of Rizal in the Czech Republic.
Today, Noubikko'is focused on the completion of San Guillermo Complex, a shopping mall in the heart of Laoag City.
Noubikko's designs are impeccably expressed inside and out .....Stepan Mares, Film Director, FAMU Academy
For an active persona like Noubikko retirement is all understatement ..... Tomi Marzouki, OKPRAHA
With Noubikko, colors seem brighter and rainbows will be lacking colors. ..... Jana Stefanskova, Czech Legendary Movie Star
Noubikko himself is an art expertly created with a combination of inspiring irresistible medium. Incomparable!
..... Milan Prochazka, Prague Examiner
If you make a meme of Noubikko, it will blew you away. His art is expressed on a different time and only him knows what 's next of him ..... Jiří Menzel, Oscar-winning Czech Film Director
"Beneath Noubikko's image lies the sensitive persona of a complex individual with a character much like a multifaceted gemstone... He has a mind with the speed and precision of a high speed personal computer" ......Frank Flecher, The Image Magazine
"Noubikko bears watching as excitement veers towards what he has under wraps for the coming season" ........Lulu Lustre, Philippines Herald, Hayward, California
"He is the hottest designer-couturier hereabout" ...........Julie Jurado, The Eye Magazine, San Francisco, California
"La nouvelle coqueluche du tout-mode Californien" (The new designer raging all over California)
.................Pascal Le Coq, Collector Magazine , Paris, France.
"His designs are an absolute timeless" ..... .. ..Patrice Danielle, City Magazine, Vancouver B.C., Canada
"Noubikko is best described for his unique approach, keen eye for details and special effects" .......Tina Manaloto, Philippine Chronicle, San Francisco, California
"Noubikko is San Jose's wizard designer"
............ Art Padua, Asian Voice, Vallejo, California
............ Philippine Senatorial Candidate 1991
"Noubikko's sewing and cutting is a noveltucking here and there, pleating and draping never been expertly done before"
.................Lilia Andolong, Philippine Examiner
"His collection... I could sum it up in one word - "Fabulous" ......Lulu Lustre, Philippines Herald, Hayward, California
"The standing ovation accorded to him by the entire audience is an affirmation of their appreciation of being a talent rarely found in their midst"......Baby Castillo, USA-Filipino Magazine, San Jose, California
"It is in recognition of this vision that I take the opportunity to express my personal appreciation for Noubikko"... Rosalinda V. Tirona, Consul General , San Francisco. California
"We at the Department of Tourism are very proud... " Peachy Villanueva, Tourism Attache, D.O.T. San Francisco, California
"Bravissimo! I have heard only wonderful things (from main Sponsors during Miss Czech Republic Pageant 2008 ) about your gowns, " ... Personal text message by H. Hon. Carmelita R. Salas, Philippine Ambassador to the Czech Republic right after the show pageant.
"No one can execute Thai silk with unmatched awe as fine as Noubikko. ( Miss Poland Pageant 2009) ..... Ali Marzouki, Director, Thailand Tourism Board
"I am very proud... I have to be".... .Alex Melendez , President Fil-Am Chamber of Commerce
1984 Noubikko Brand was born
1989 Noubikko was named San Francisco's Most Outstanding Entrepreneur and multi-awarded Fil-American citizen by the San Jose Chamber of Commerce.
1990 Noubikko was awarded by Hon. Emmanuel Pelaez, Philippines Ambassador to the US and former Philippines vice president for his outstanding achievements. He was commissioned as Delegate to the Asian Pacific Heritage in Washington D.C. and later was recognized as among the Filipino "Who's Who" in California.
1991 Noubikko was named one of the "The Big Four" by the San Francisco Celebration for the Arts.
1992 Noubikko was an Awardee for extraordinary services in the Arts. by the City of San Jose, California.
1993 Noubikko established residency in Seattle, Washington, and Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
1994 Noubikko published MODA Fashion and Lifestyle Magazine, and the Philippine Courier in Seattle and Vancouver.
1995 Initiated RPConnect a company specializing in marketing strategies that are focused on corporate business-to-business integration.
1997 Noubikko presented Noubikko.com
1998 Noubikko joins the "Trees for Life" eco-project in Asia.
2001 Noubikko Brand has been licensed for use by other companies.
2002 Noubikko introduced Noubikko Pearls and pride the Collection as among the best.
2003 - The company marketed the first production of essential perfume oil extract of Ylang-ylang.
2006 - Noubikko officially moved to Prague.
2008 - Principal Designer for the Miss Czech Republic for Miss Universe Pageant, 12 Finalists for Miss Universe pageant, including the moderator's gowns. Video (YouTube 1) (YouTube 2) gown competition (photo gallery); Video (Mss Universe Contest).
2008 - Noubikko accepted offers to design Czech representatives for Olympic Games and Figure Skating competitions. Before the end of 2008, Noubikko organized the Fashion Designers Association of the Czech Republic (FDACR).
2009 - Noubikko was the principal designer for 24 finalists for Miss Poland for Miss Universe Pageant. By the end of the year, gowns were worn by the Miss Czech Republic for Miss Earth, Miss Poland for Miss Earth, Miss Poland for Miss International, Miss Poland for Miss Universe, etc. were all Noubikko's.
2010 - Noubikko organized Prague Art Support, an arts organization based in the Czech Republic.
2011 - Noubikko introduced Jewelry Design Collection with other designers including famous jewelry designer Petra Mohylova and became active with the Via Foundation
2012 - 2013 - Noubikko supports Nadace Via Charity Program
2014 - 2015 Noubikko Label is licensed for Tomi and designer Coffee Sterkhov was born in preparation for Czech entering Schengen countries.
2017 - The company diversified investment in green energy - NEXTGEN, Inc., a Waste-to-Energy business was born
2021 - Noubikko signed an agreement with the Archdiocese of Laoag City, the San Guillermo Complex Project. San Guillermo is a very ambitious smart-shopping complex, when finished it will run on renewable energy. It will be completed with granite wall-to-wall and flooring from the Czech Republic, the same granite material that immortalized Bohemian Cathedrals and Museums.
Noubikko said the pandemic era of 2020 has revolutionized a new perspective of how we look at things, and a new era of how we treat fashion is the "New Haute Couture".