On March 14, 2023, the Junior Achievement of the Philippines, Inc. (JAPI) Executive Director, Mr. Krishna Alejandrino, and Project Chair, Ms. Krissette Petiza, along with Dr. Janine Betonio, Vice President of the Regional Council of Deans of Business Education and Governance (RCDBEG) XI, paid a visit to the JMCFI campus. Their visit aimed to discuss the various programs offered by JAPI with JMCFI’s academic leaders, including Dr. Melchor Bombeo, Dean of the College of Business Education and President of RCDBEG XI, as well as the Program Heads of Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Entrepreneurship, and Tourism Management, namely Dr. Susan Cruz, Dr. Elizabeth Pasion, and Mr. Rianne John Catalya, respectively.
During the visit, the JAPI team had the opportunity to tour the school facilities and observe firsthand the quality of education and training provided by JMCFI. The discussions between the two institutions centered on potential areas of collaboration, particularly in providing valuable learning experiences and opportunities for JMCFI students in the field of business and entrepreneurship.
The visit saw a productive exchange of ideas and insights, highlighting the commitment of both institutions to empower the next generation of business leaders in the Philippines.