Philippine Association of Secretaries and Administrative Professionals, Inc.(PAS)
PAS is a non-profit and non-stock organization of secretaries and administrative professionals in business corporations and other institutions. It was registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 17, 1958. PAS is the founding member of the Association of Secretaries and Administrative Professionals in Asia-Pacific (ASA), which is composed of secretarial/ administrative associations in Thailand, Indonesia, Korea, Singapore, India, Malaysia, Taiwan, Japan, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Brunei, Bangladesh, Papua New Guinea and the Philippines.
Since its inception, the PAS has worked continuously to professionalize and upgrade the standard of secretarial and administrative work. Toward this end, the PAS maintains a high standard of service, serves as center of information on modern trends, techniques, and activities that may be useful in developing the skills, general knowledge, and personal traits of members and coordinates with the academic world on the training of future secretaries and administrative professionals.