Most known for the annual Dinagyang Festival, exquisite heritage sites, deliciously fresh seafood, and signature Ilonggo dishes, the City of Love, Iloilo City, is now ready to welcome Go Negosyo’s free one-on-one mentorship!

This Friday, June 21, 2019, Go Negosyo in partnership with the Department of Trade and Industry will bring two of its program, Mentor Me On Wheels at Northpoint Event Center, SM City Iloilo and Money and Market Encounter at MO2 Westown Hotel, Iloilo City.

“With the right mindset and level of creativity and innovation, most of you will shine and persevere in the business community. The government, with the help of DTI, Go Negosyo and the private sector, will be here to mentor you especially in areas on how to use and source money to grow your business and on how to reach more markets for your products and services,” Presidential Adviser for Entrepreneurship and Go Negosyo founder Joey Concepcion highlighted.

MMOW program will be led by Jerry Clavecillas, Director of  Bureau of Small Medium EnterpriseDevelopment – DTI. He will be joined by Rebecca M. Rascon, Regional Director of DTI- Region 6, inspirational message from Hon. Arturo S. Defensor Sr., Governor of Iloilo and a special message by Edgar “Injap” Sia II, President of Double Dragon Properties.

Attendees will get the chance to sit down with a Go Negosyo mentor for a one-on-one mentoring session. Topics to be discussed are entrepreneurial mind-setting, marketing to provide supplemental knowledge on managing micro and small businesses. More than 50 mentors will join the session!

Aside from MMOW, Go Negosyo will also conduct its second rollout of MME in Region 6. Together with DTI, Bureau of Small and Medium Enterprise Development (BSMED), Micro Small Medium Enterprise Development Council (MSMED Council) and esteemed partners who will join forces with the aim to supplement graduates of KMME and KAMMP and link them to financial institutions and market platforms.

MME will feature three forums on Money, Market, and Digital. There will also be business matching and business consultations on Banking Institutions, microfinance institution (MFI), financial tech institution, digital market platform, mall/supermarket representative, and cashless payment provider.

Interested participants can pre-register through Walk-ins are also welcome and may register on the day of the event. Limited slots are available.


 SM Supermalls is an official venue partner of Mentor Me on Wheels. This free mentorship program will roll out in selected local malls nationwide. Watch out for the next leg of MMOW!

 Be mentored online! Download the Mentor Me Mobile App now on Google Play Store and App Store.