Alvin Elchico’s two decade-long career started in Bacolod where he was a news anchor and field reporter for TV Patrol Bacolod. In 1999, he transferred to Manila to become a news writer for ABS-CBN’s DZMM, later on becoming a newsbreak (now News Patrol) anchor before becoming a field reporter. In 2011, he joined ‘TV Patrol Weekend’ to anchor alongside Pinky Webb and ‘Salamat Dok!’ to co-host with Bernadette Sembrano. He is also the senior business reporter of ABS-CBN. A former narrator in ‘TV Patrol’ and ‘Bandila’, he still narrates on ‘Bandila’ vignettes. At DZMM, he anchors ‘Konsyumer ATBP’ alongside Usec. Zeny Maglaya, and ‘SRO’ or ‘Suhestiyon, Reaksyon, Opinyon’ with Doris Bigornia.