in photo: DTI Region 4A Regional Director Marissa Argente, DTI Rizal and the KMME-MME graduates from Rizal.

BINANGONAN, RIZAL | In a landmark event, the DTI Rizal Provincial Office recently concluded the KMME-MME Evaluation, Assessment, and Planning Meeting cum Provincial Graduation with the mentee-graduates of the 2023 KMME-MME Program.

During the first part of the event, Mr. Eric Montoya, the proud owner of Mr. Dagupeño and a distinguished mentee-graduate of KMME Rizal 2019, reflected on his journey through the program and shared his insights. “The KMME Program has been a transformative experience for me and my business. The guidance and knowledge gained have not only enhanced my skills but have significantly contributed to the growth and success of Mr. Dagupeño. I am truly grateful for the support provided by this invaluable program.”

DTI Region 4A Regional Director Marissa Argente delivered an inspiring message, commending the entrepreneurs for their dedication and perseverance.

The highlight of the event was the presentation of “Taas Noo Rizalenyo” posters and Certificates of Recognition to entrepreneurs who completed the 10 modules of the KMME-MME Program and showcased outstanding performance in their business improvement plans. Furthermore, the DTI Rizal acknowledged the exceptional achievements of three (3) mentee-graduates (Ms. Jasmin Obatay of JAO Plaque Awards, Mr. Bernard Maycacayan of Serlaser Engraving Services, and Ms. Allyn Joy Cabarles of Kaulayaw Coffee) who demonstrated excellence and secured the highest scores during the business improvement plan presentations.

The DTI Rizal remains dedicated to fostering entrepreneurship and empowering business owners to thrive in today’s dynamic market. The successful Evaluation, Assessment, and Planning Meeting underscores the effectiveness of the KMME-MME Program in driving positive change and inspiring a new wave of successful entrepreneurs.

Date of Release: 21 December 2023