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4.29.2006

Pacita U. Juan




Pacita U. Juan

  • 1st Filipina to win the Small Business Entrepreneur Award (2003)
  • Founder of the 1st Figaro Coffee Shop (1993)
  • Founder and Chief Executive Officer of the Figaro Coffee Co., Inc. and Figaro Foundation Corporation


QUOTE
"There are so many opportunities yet to be tapped in this country [the Philippines]. All it needs is for us to look at the positive side."


ALIAS
"Chit"


USEFUL LINKS
Small Business Entrepreneur 2003
Entrepreneur of the Year Philippines 2004
Learning from three success stories

Did you know...

  • ...that President Noynoy Aquino was the first Filipino bachelor to become President of the Republic of the Philippines?
  • ...that Astronomer Armando Lee was the first Filipino Master of Science (MS) degree holder in Astronomy in the Philippines?
  • ...that race driver Marlon Stockinger was the first Filipino-Swiss race winner in the Michelin Formula Renault UK Championship?
  • ...that Joy Rojas was the first Filipina to run across 3,107 miles across the United States?
  • ...that boxing champion Manny Pacquiao was the first Filipino sports billionaire?
  • ...that José Rizal was given the label 'First Filipino' by Leon Ma. Guerrero, the first Filipino Ambassador to Germany?

STOP. LOOK. LISTEN.

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