Category Archives: Business

TimberGold Organics

Timber Oro Innovative Marketing is a Direct-selling company that was founded by Timberlane Barredo in February 2016. It is the exclusive brand carrier of Timbergold Organics that has a variety of beauty products such as organic soaps, organic shampoo, lotions, face … Continue reading

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Two Phase Clothing

Many businesses start out with its founder trying to solve his/her own problem. Such is the case with Two-Phase clothing. The clothing line started when its founder Gino Bantugan wanted to see if a reversible shirt would work for him. … Continue reading

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Klarisse Tabao

NOT RAISING A FEW EYEBROWS Klarisse had always wanted to follow in the footsteps of her father and become a lawyer. She also however wanted to have her own business. So what did she do? Both. Well, actually on the … Continue reading

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Rald Santos

MOVING TO MOVE PEOPLE Not one to pass up an opportunity, Rald, upon being offered an opportunity to start his own bus line after graduating, set up Luzon Bus Inc. in 2009. Not being a complete newcomer to the transport industry … Continue reading

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Rodell Lacuata

MAN WITH A VISION TO MOVE MEN [Note: This piece was originally written in 2009. A brief update follows at the end.] Rodell Lacuata is a tall, stocky bespectacled man with a serious yet calm demeanor. His business is the … Continue reading

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Samsam Bistro

For those of you who are planning to visit Tacloban, be sure to drop by Samsam Bistro. It has the best crispy pata and sisig in town, and the best value halo-halo probably in the entire Visayas. Located in downtown … Continue reading

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Foremost Farms Tour

Some of the students of the Business Plan class visited earlier this month Foremost Farms, which was as recently as 10 years ago considered the largest hog farm in South East Asia. The farm is part of the Lucio Tan Group … Continue reading

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Big Pockets

If you are looking for a new, healthier, yet tasty and filling snack or meal then you should try the pita pockets of “Big Pockets”. Different flavors, such as chicken pesto and flavorful tuna are just a call/text away. Fresh … Continue reading

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Teenpreneur 2015

The biggest annual entrepreneurship competition for high school students has done it again! Teenpreneur Challenge 2015 has proven to be a big success as the competition came to a close last October 24-25 at the SM Megamall Activity Center. Already … Continue reading

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Jerald Em

THE RESTAURATEUR WHO GETS THINGS DONE [NOTE: This piece was originally written in 2009. A brief update follows at the end.] Jerald Em comes from a family that had already been established in the handicrafts industry since 1986, with its … Continue reading

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