- We create inclusive communities that deliver memorable experiences worth sharing.
- By providing the best products and services to the greatest number anchored on property, food, and entertainment, we will foster our continuing leadership.
- Cultivate an innovative, enabled and empowered organization that will be the steward of our name, values, and business.
Our Core Values
The Araneta Group is a progressive and diversified group of companies anchored on property development, food service, leisure, and hospitality.
Founded by the visionary J. Amado Araneta, the Araneta Group is known pioneering projects that are the first, the biggest, and the best in their class. Currently at the helm of its growth and expansion is his son, Jorge L. Araneta.
With a long history of embarking on pioneering business ventures, the Araneta Group is prepared to take up the challenges of the 21st century.
The Group’s 12,000-strong workforce is committed to a culture of excellence, integrity, loyalty, and pride.
The Araneta Group is composed of five strategic business units: ACI, Inc., PPI Holdings Inc., Uniprom Inc., Progressive Development Corporation, and Araneta Hotels Inc.
ACI, Inc. is the owner, developer and manager of the Araneta City. Built and developed on a 35–hectare (90 acre) property right at the heart of Metro Manila, The Araneta City is a hub of retail, entertainment, residential, hospitality, and office developments that sees an estimated 1,000,000 visitors daily.
PPI Holdings, Inc.
PPI Holdings, Inc. is the franchisee of Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, and Dairy Queen in the Philippines, with over 300 company owned food service outlets (over 200 Pizza Hut and 6 Taco Bell restaurants and over 100 Dairy Queen outlets). Worldwide, Pizza Hut is the largest and most recognized pizza chain with over 16,000 restaurants in 100 countries. Taco Bell and Dairy Queen are also number one in their respective categories.
Uniprom Inc. (UI) manages the leisure and entertainment ventures of the Araneta City: Smart Araneta Coliseum, New Frontier Theater, TicketNet Online, Gateway and Ali Mall Cineplex.
Araneta Hotels, Inc. (AHI)
Araneta Hotels Inc.is the owner and developer of the deluxe businessman’s hotel Novotel–Manila Araneta City, the first Novotel brand of AccorHotels in the country.
Progressive Development Corporation (PDC)
Progressive Development Corporation manages investments and property assets of the Araneta Group outside the four other strategic business units: Araneta City, Philippines Pizza Inc., Araneta Hotels Inc., and Uniprom. PDC is also the incubator and nurturing entity for new business.
J. Amado Araneta Foundation, Inc. (JAAF)
The J. AMADO ARANETA FOUNDATION, INC. (JAAF) is the social development arm of the Araneta Group, dedicated to the vision and legacy of its Founder.