Entrepreneurs play a significant role in the country’s development as vital contributors to economic growth and prosperity. With their innovative ideas and business acumen, entrepreneurs develop new markets, create wealth and generate jobs. Their role becomes more critical as the country participates in a highly competitive global economy.
Recognizing the invaluable role of entrepreneurs in nation-building, the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) intends to confer the Outstanding Young Entrepreneur Awards during the annual Philippine Business Conference to highlight the exceptional talents and contributions of young entrepreneurs in the country. This Award is a celebration of youth entrepreneurship and shall serve to recognize the next generationof great entrepreneurs. By promoting successful young role models, PCCI hopes to further motivate existing and emerging entrepreneurs.