In partnership with Shopify and PLDT Home Biz, Maya Business presents “Scale Up: The Show,” the newest local series featuring 15 Filipino entrepreneurs going head-to-head for a chance to break out and ramp up their business.
Viewers will be treated to the amazing journey of the founders of Tatumi Arts and Crafts, Dimension Artisan Chocolate, Diwa Leather Crafts, AnthroServ Inc., RDC Convenience Store, Extreme Car Wash and Detailing, Jhopay Curbi Salon, Justine Kent B. Faustino (fitness supplements brand), The Art of Mar (stationery shop), Oh La. La. Crepe Cakes, Le Petit Bouquet Manille, Cactus and Canvas PH, Klik Media Group, GFF Bath Essentials, Ili Likhaan Ceramics.
In every episode, these inspiring entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to present and get valuable advice from business mentors Boozy co-founder and CEO Miguel Guerrero, Tiny Buds co-founder Lorin Tan, and Maya chief marketing officer Pepe Torres.
Among the 15 entrepreneurs, five will be chosen as finalists and they will be granted P150,000 seed capital. From the five finalists, the Scale Up winner will receive the grand prize of P500,000, together with mentorship and support from Maya Business.
“Scaling up is one of the biggest challenges for small business owners,” Torres said. “At Maya, we’re addressing this by providing payment tools, business management solutions, easier access to capital, and a wider market through our ecosystem. Filipinos are naturally entrepreneurial, and we hope to inspire other aspiring business owners to make their move with Maya Business so they can grow their businesses further.”
The six “Scale Up: the Show” episodes will air every 7 p.m. on July 18, July 25, Aug. 1, 8, 15, and 22. Catch them on the One News Facebook page.
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