[dropcap]D[/dropcap]o you want to find out how three young people, one of them a homegrown artist from General Santos City, have become successful in their chosen careers and want to learn from them?
Well, you’re lucky because Bravo! Produced, has just gathered these three famous personalities who are making it big internationally, in an event it has dubbed as The Next Big Thing Summit.
They are entrepreneur Jen Gerodiaz-Diaz, founder and CEO of Snoe; E-Commerce guru Ralph Manalo Wunsch, founder and CEO of Metrodeal.com and renowned GenSan designer-artist Leeroy New.
Ms. Jen Diaz, CEO of SNOE, Inc will be the first resource speaker of The Next Big Thing Summit 2013. She will share how she built her own beauty line business, which has now reached global in just 3 years. Snoe is now known as fastest growing local beauty brand in the Philippines.
Mr. Ralph Manalo Wunsch, Founder and CEO of Metrodeal.com, is another self-made entrepreneur joining the league of speakers for the summit. Now the number one group buying site in the Philippines, learn how Metrodeal.com played against the giants from its humble beginnings being started in a local Mcdo joint in Manila by Ralph himself.
Mr. Leeroy New, renowned Artist, Sculptor, Designer completes the circle of heavyweight speakers.
From spectacular feats of winning the Grand Prize for Sculpture at the Metrobank Art Awards, to most recently getting one of his creations, a rubber-cast bustier chosen, by Lady Gaga as her outfit for one of her music videos, Leeroy New has definitely made it big.
[pullquote_right]Leeroy hails from General Santos City, his dad being a former branch manager of a local bank and her mom owning the fastfoods Carmela’s before. Schooled at the Philippine High School for the Arts in Mt. Makiling where he was a scholar after graduating at the Hope Christian School here, Leeroy moved on to finish a Fine Arts Degree at the UP. He’s now ready to come home to share his journey with his fellow generals.[/pullquote_right]
Incidentally, Leeroy provided most of the artpieces at the newly-soft opened GREENLEAF HOTEL in GenSan.
Organized by Bravo! Produced, The NextBigThing Summit showcases stories of young dynamic, passionate people achieving success and new gameplans in entrepreneurship, marketing, and the creative arts. The event is best for professionals and businessmen, university graduating students and high school graduating students and the academe.
Ms. Michelle Solon, the President of the Regional Tourism Council will be the moderator as there will be question and answers during the event to facilitate group discussions. Monsour Pelmin, the program director promises a “fresh, cool show, not-your-regular seminar format as there will be performances as well” and unique program flow.
Catch Jen, Ralph and Leeroy live at the Next Big Thing Summit in Gensan on August 30, 2013 at the Trade Hall 1 of SM City-General Santos.