Entrepreneur Of The Year Philippines 2011 launches in Cebu

Members of the Cebu business community and media attended a presentation on the Entrepreneur Of The Year Philippines 2011 at the Laguna Garden Café on May 9. Cebu partner in-charge Madz Vestil gave a brief overview of the global program and its nomination process. 2009 Manufacturing Entrepreneur Of The Year and Profood International Corporation president Justin Uy, as well as finalist William Liu, Jr., CEO and president of Primary Structures Corporation, shared their experiences and took questions from the media. Representatives from co-presenters, including the Development Bank of the Philippines and the Philippine Business for Social Progress, were also present at the event.

Since its inception, the Entrepreneur of the Year Philippines has lauded a number of winners and finalists from the Visayas. Through regular press briefings, the Cebu branch hopes to attract more nominees and give them the opportunity to share their success stories and be an inspiration to their fellow entrepreneurs.