Oro Chamber to host BEST Expo '07
Cagayan de Oro City (25 September) -- THE Cagayan de Oro Chamber of Commerce and Industry Foundation, Inc. is set to host the first ever Cagayan de Oro Business Enterprises, Services and Trade Exposition or Oro BEST Expo 2007 at The Atrium of Limketkai Mall on October 17-19, 2007.
A salient feature of the Oro BEST Expo 2007 is the Go Negosyo Conference on the third day which will be headed by Mr. Joey Concepcion, the Presidential Assistant for Entrepreneurship and the Founding Trustee of the Philippine Center for Entrepreneurship. During that conference, the organizers shall confer the "Inspiring Entrepreneur Award" to twenty entrepreneurs from all over Northern Mindanao.
Oro Chamber President Elpie Paras took pride in hosting the Go Negosyo Conference, which is also the first of its kind in Mindanao.
"The Oro Chamber is now expanding its reach to make sure that the truly inspiring and deserving entrepreneurs from all over the region are known and recognized," Paras said.
Along this, the Oro Chamber is inviting local government units, business organizations and all the entrepreneurs of the area to join in the nomination phase.
All nominees will be screened by the Oro Chamber Go Negosyo Awards Committee and the names of the top twenty nominees will be forwarded to the Philippine Center for Entrepreneurship for confirmation.
Their stories will then be used for the Go Negosyo Seminar and the winners will be invited to receive their awards on October 19 from the event organizers and President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.
Oro Chamber Secretary General Heidi Grace P. Mendoza, the point person for the Go Negosyo Conference, revealed that Oro Chamber is lining up a full day for all participants in six forums with successful entrepreneurs from all over the country who will share their success stories to the budding businessmen and even students who are expected to join the seminar.
For inquiries on the expo event, the Oro Chamber may be reached through Tel# 726-492 Fax# 856-3764 or e-mail address firstname.lastname@example.org. (Cagayan de Oro City IO/PIA-MisOrOccCam i-Net) [top]