Patricia Hizon, also known as “Shaan”, is a sportscaster and television host that is known to be the first-ever female basketball television reporter, radio anchor and basketball courtside analyst in the Philippines. She started her profession as a courtside reporter for the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) in 2002.
Aside from being a motivational speaker and being the only Filipino to be included in the roster of presenters for the London Speaker Bureau, Shaan is also an all around humanitarian. She is the president and founder of Everyday Is Your Birthday Foundation, the Director of the High Five Hope Foundation and also an advocate for the Beauty, Brains, and Breastfeeding campaign for UNICEF.
She was also a newscaster for People’s Television Network (PTV) and hosted numerous public affairs shows, election coverage, lifestyle and travel shows, as well as documentaries for Lakbay TV, Isla Channel, and Living Asia Channel.