MSME Development Council Vice Chair and Go Negosyo founder Joey Concepcion addressed the delegates to the Validation Workshop for the MSME Development Plan 2023-2027 in Makati City last October 16, 2023. In his message, Concepcion underscored how collaborative efforts between the government and the private sector can facilitate the growth of MSMEs and contribute to the Philippine economy. He also emphasized the importance of giving micro-entrepreneurs access to mentorship as they build their businesses.
This workshop brought together delegates from 43 government agencies and private sector organizations. Joining Concepcion (center) as Luzon Private Sector Representative were MSMED Council Private Sector Representative for Mindanao Dr. Malou Monteverde (at left) and MSMED Council Private Sector Representative for Visayas Melanie Ng.45