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ILONGGO micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) recently gathered at the plush Iloilo Convention Center for the “Xcelerate: Excel Accelerate – Iloilo” mounted by Acudeen Technologies, Inc. in partnership with the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry-Iloilo Chapter Inc. and International Finance Corp. (IFC).
Usec. Gil Betran, Chief Economist and Anti Red Tape Czar of the Department of Finance, and Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog graced the event.
Acudeen Technologies CEO Mario Fetalino said the business convention sought to empower MSMEs in Iloilo and the entire Western Visayas region.
“Through Xcelerate Iloilo, Acudeen aims to expand its reach in promoting financial inclusion to the businesses in Visayas. The event will enable Acudeen to gain traction in the region and provide alternative avenues of financing to small and help accelerate the growth of their business. The program is composed of two panel discussions and a financial workshop,” Mr. Fetalino said.
The event, which gathered around 400 MSMEs, was successfully organized by the TMX marketing team under Dr. Mae Panes.