CCCI Prexy Ignites Economic Vision at FIIRE Cebu Symposium

Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI) President, Jay Yuvallos, recently elected as the 51st President of CCCI, made a formidable debut at the Filipinos in Institutional Real Estate (FIIRE) Cebu Symposium, held at Citadines, Cebu City on March 1 (Friday).

President Yuvallos opened his presentation with a forward-thinking perspective, positioning Cebu as the Premier Investment Gateway in the Asia Pacific region through the Cebu Investments Development Concierge Center (CIDCC). He illuminated the diverse investment and business opportunities available in Cebu, accentuating the region’s robust economic drivers and stellar performance.

Adding to the anticipation, President Yuvallos unveiled the highly anticipated Cebu branding logo, a collaborative creation between CCCI and the City Government under the CIDCC Project. With unwavering passion and conviction, he urged the over 30 delegations and potential investors in attendance to “Invest in Cebu, Prosper in Paradise.”

The FIIRE Cebu Symposium highlighted President Yuvallos’ steadfast commitment to catalyzing investment and promoting economic growth in Cebu. Placing a strong emphasis on innovation, collaboration, and sustainable progress, President Yuvallos set a compelling benchmark for his tenure, signaling a proactive and dynamic approach towards enhancing the economic framework of the region.

The symposium is a collaborative effort between Cebu Landmasters Inc. and FIIRE which served as a pivotal gathering for industry leaders, stakeholders, and professionals, offering a platform for discussions on key issues influencing the real estate sector. The event also presented a unique opportunity for the attendees to delve into the business potentials that Cebu has to offer.

Spanning six days from February 27 to March 3, 2024, the FIIRE Symposium kicked off in Manila for the initial three days before transitioning to Cebu. The symposium’s role as a nexus for industry discourse further solidifies Cebu’s position as a promising hub for investment and business development.

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