About 180 Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) from the provinces of Cagayan, Isabela, Nueva Vizcaya and Quirino, including the pre-selected mentees joined in the launching of the Kapatid Mentor Me (KMME) Program Batch 3 & 4 on March 2, 2018 at the Our Lady of the Pillar Parish Pastoral Center Hall in Cauayan City, Isabela.

The KMME Program, is one of the flagship programs of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) intended to assist Micro and Small Enterprises (MSEs) to sustain and scale up their businesses. Two (2) of the 10 modules were already discussed during the launching activity.

Mr. Clarke S. Nebrao, Chairman and President of the Association of Laguna Food Processors served as resource speaker for Module 1: Entrepreneurial Mind-setting and Values Formation and Mr. Eufracio C. Ocampo, President and General Manager of Sitsirya Food Inc. discussed Module 2: Marketing Mindset.

Alongside with the launching, a Business Cliniquing and Consultation was also conducted for the participants.

DTI Region 02 OIC Regional Director Ruben B. Diciano encouraged the participants to maximize the opportunity to gain additional knowledge in improving their business operations.