Recap: Young Professionals Summit 2017

 post-event feature (WIM)

The Young Professionals Summit 2017 was held last March 18 at Henry Sy, Sr. Hall, De La Salle University-Manila. The one-day summit was attended by participants from DLSU as well as other working professionals.

With this year’s themeSuit Up. Start Up. Stand Out., the Young Professionals Summit 2017 or #YPS2017 invited leaders, innovators, and experts from different areas of business, entrepreneurship, and leadership—Rolando Villanueva (President, Blu Coffee Distributors), Sean Si (Motivational Speaker, author of CEO at 22), Thomas Graham (Author of The Genius of the Poor), Camille Meloto (Founder and Owner of Human Nature), Benedict Carandang (First Circle), Dexter Ortega (National Director, Business Network International Philippines), Angelito Rivera (CTBC Retail Bank Philippines), and Cathy Gonzales (KidZania).

The YPS 2017 was co-presented by The Manila Magic Rotary Club, Griffin’s New Zealand Biscuits, Tripkada, TAG Media and Public Relations, Zoomanity Group, Tree Top Adventure Nature Park; with Major Sponsor, Grab; and Media Partners, and First Tech Innovative Venture Holdings, Inc.

The Young Professionals Summit is a flagship project of the Lasallian Student Ambassadors for Graduate Education (Lasallian SAGE) and the Office of Student Leadership, Involvement, Formation, and Empowerment (Student LIFE) of De La Salle University.

Go to to know more about the Young Professionals Summit. You can also visit or to see updates and photos about YPS.

Post your thoughts and comments in the summit online by using the hashtags #YPS2017 #BeYourOwnBoss #YPSInitiators

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