PRA and DTI-Region 6 to team up for MSME Development on the 3rd Regional Virtual Learning Series


With the pandemic forcing businesses to close and accelerate digital adaptation, micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) are experiencing a lot of challenges that really put their businesses to test. And in order to overcome the hurdles along the way, they need to team up with a trusted partner who will work hand in hand with them in choosing the right tools to make their businesses strive, grow and survive.

The Philippine Retailers Association (PRA) and Department of Trade and Industry Region 6 (Western Visayas), co-presented by Globe Business will be teaming up to organize the 3rd Regional Virtual Learning Series on November 17 with Regional Director Rebecca Rascon delivering the welcome remarks.

Tonz Balictar, Industry Lead for Supply Chain Vertical of Globe Business will discuss the trends and insights in the supply chain vertical, significance of having a strong online presence and why digital is a must to MSMEs. On the other hand, Reese Fernandez-Ruiz, President and Founding Partner of Rags2Riches will be sharing her success story – how they started the company, what are the challenges they’ve encountered and tips to fellow MSMEs on how they can successfully adapt to digital, while Angelica Nepomuceno, Chief Marketing Officer of Export will be focusing on Exporting 101, highlighting its benefits, processes and importance.

Moderated by JT Solis, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Mayani – the 3rd Regional Virtual Learning Series is in partnership with the Department of Trade and Industry – Region 6, co-presented by Globe Business, with program partner MAYANI and media partner Megamobile. Registration link here:

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