In the celebration of the City of Koronadal’s 19th Charter Anniversary and 9th Negosyo Festival, the Grand Month Sale and NEGOSolusyon kicked off on October 3 at KCC Mall of Marbel.
Anchored on the theme, “Celebrating Business Through Sharing, Learning and Connecting,” the opening was spearheaded by the office of the City Administrator, City Accounting and Negosyo Center in partnership with the Department of Trade and Industry-South Cotabato (DTI-SC) and KCC Mall of Marbel.
The month-long festivity is intended for the city’s thriving micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs). Series of activities for entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs, namely: NEGOcoach, NEGOlink, NEGOmodels, NEGOpack, NEGOtalks, and NEGOtech had been line-up.
The event was jam-packed with people and filled with display of various tatak Region XII products such as spiced coconut vinegar, coco sugar, turmeric powder, pure wild honey, langkawas sinamakan, biskotso de marbel, t’nalak products and accessories, Kablon Farm’s jams and juices, local and organic coffee, and other native delicacies.
NEGOSolusyon is a customized package of business-related services to equip the entrepreneurs and would-be entrepreneurs in the city with fundamental ideas and information needed to grow and scale their ventures.
The event also features the first Regional Food Exhibit showcasing various product exhibits, coffee showcase, product contest, training on food processing and barista training and competition on October 5 at KCC Mall.
The different cities and provinces in Region XII to include South Cotabato, Cotabato City, Sultan Kudarat, Sarangani Province, North Cotabato and General Santos City also participated giving them a worthwhile opportunity to promote their best local finds.