A lot is truly in store for Cebu this 2017! Famed as the province’s immense and most prestigious business event, Cebu Business Month 2017 has formally launched its series of events tonight with a Grand Opening Salvo at The Terraces, Ayala Center Cebu.
With this year’s theme: STEP Up Cebu, which stands for “Stepping Up Technology, Entrepreneurship and Productivity for the Upliftment of Cebu“, it aims to contribute to the competitive advantage of Cebu in the global economy, propelling Cebu business to the global community. STEP Up Cebu is also the pursuit of Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s thrust to “bring business to the next level”.
The Grand Opening Salvo was opened by Cebu’s very own Vice Governor Agnes Almendras Magpale emphasizing a stronger partnership with CCCI to furthermore contribute to the competitive advantage of Cebu in the global economy.
The night highlights what Cebu has to offer in Arts, Fashion and Craft featuring Best of Cebu like Philipp Tampus’ fashion line, Performances by the Knapsack Dancers and the recognition of Kenneth Cobonpue as the official brand ambassador of Cebu that certainly defines CCCI’s commitment to the local community: the quest to reach young members of the society and empower them to create homegrown but global innovations.
During his speech, Mr. Charles Kenneth Co, CBM 2017 Overall Chairperson, stated that this year’s CBM is specifically for entrepreneurs who want to expand their businesses, tourism stakeholders seeking to attract more visitors, and start-ups dreaming to become the next big thing. Thus, followed by the unveiling of the three major thrusts: TOURISM, unveiled by Tourism Head Edwin Ortiz, ENTREPRENEURSHIP by Ms. Kate Anzani, and ICT-BPM by Mr. Christian Paro-an.
Through the efforts of CCCI with this year’s president Ms. Melanie Ng, the event has gained support and has grown its community following 21 years now.
Capping off the night was an outstanding and colorful performance by the University of Cebu Dancers, Knapsack dancers, and singers from the Brown Academy of Cebu led by Cebu’s very own Anna Fegi-Brown.
Here’s a short video showing the highlights of the event!
With this year's theme: STEP Up Cebu, which stands for "Stepping Up Technology, Entrepreneurship and Productivity for the Upliftment of Cebu", it aims to contribute to the competitive advantage of Cebu in the global economy, propelling Cebu business to the global community. STEP Up Cebu is also the pursuit of Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry thrust to "bring business to the next level."Gear up for Cebu Business Month 2017! Here are some highlights of the Grand Opening Salvo that happened tonight!For more info visit www.cebubusinessmonth.com#EscoopedMedia #EstratMedia #CBM2017
Posted by ESCooped MEDIA on Thursday, 1 June 2017
For the schedule of activities and events for CBM 2017 and other information, you may visit their website at www.cebubusinessmonth.com.