February 28, 2019 - Go Negosyo's Mentor ME On Wheels goes to Lucky Chinatown located in Binondo, Manila in the heart of the oldest Chinatown in the world.
Go Negosyo in partnership with the Department of Trade and Industry aims to bring mentorship closer to every Filipino by conducting FREE mentorship across the nation in the convenience of the MSMEs.
MMOW served more than 500 micro-entrepreneurs, both aspiring and existing negosyantes. Present during the program were Presidential Adviser for Entrepreneurship and Go Negosyo Founder Joey Concepcion; CEO of Alliance Global Inc. and Chief Strategy Officer of Megaworld Corporation Kevin Tan; Senators Sonny Angara and Bam Aquino; CEO of SL Agritech Henry Lim Bon Liong; Chairman of Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry George Barcelon; President and CEO of Lamoiyan Corporation Cecilio Pedro; President and CEO of Richprime Global Myrna Yao; President of Destileria Limtuaco & Co., Inc. Olivia Limpe-Aw; CEO of Wilcon Depot William Belo; CEO of Universal Leaf Winston Uy; CEO of Lapid's Chicharon & Barbeque Rey Lapid; President and CEO of FERN Inc., Tommany Tan; CEO of Uratex Naty Cheng; President of Cellprime Distribution Corp. Eric Yu, among others.
Concepcion highlighted: " With the right mindset and level of creativity and innovation, most of you will shine and persevere in the business community. The government, with the help of DTI, Go Negosyo and the private sector, will be here to mentor you especially in areas on how to use and source money to grow your business and on how to reach more markets for your products and services. "
MMOW program is in line with President Rodrigo Duterte's vision to capacitate micro-small businesses in boosting the Philippine economy. Through MMOW, mentors are introduced to micro and small entrepreneurs, and offers technical and practical know-how on entrepreneurship through sessions in more convenient and accessible locations.
Megaworld is a staunch supporter and partner of Go Negosyo in Serving the MSMEs and has been actively involved in Go Negosyo programs. This leg was made more special as Lucky Chinatown, a Megaworld property, served as the official venue partner of Go Negosyo's Mentor ME on Wheels.
Watch out for the next MMOW in your local malls!