A senior high school student of the University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos made it big in the TEEN NEGOSYO: 3rd YECS Entrepreneurship Training held in Baguio City last July 26-31, 2008.
Keeshia Mari Ababao ranked fifth in the over-all competitive activities of Teen Negosyo attended in by more than 2,000 participants from 16 regions.
Keeshia did not only hone herself with different inputs in making a business flourish through the different trainings provided hand in hand by the Department of Education, the Philippine Center for Entrepreneurship and the Department of Trade and Industry; she also learnt to show off her talents in hosting and dancing.
Keeshia Ababao(center) with Adelaida Inton, DTI Executive Director (left) and Joey Pelaez, DepEd Executive Director (right)
Joining her in the forum to gather useful insights in exposing young students to entrepreneurship was Mrs. Russell Buslay, Home Economics teacher of UNO-R High School Department.
Keeshia is the daughter of a successful business couple, Godfrey and Ma. Chile Ababao, owners of Alu Glass.
Mrs. Buslay and Keeshia Ababao with DepEd Executive Director Joey Pelaez