It was done in a very simple but straightforward manner, relaxed but productive and it set the tone & tempo for Bohol’s business community’s movers & shakers as they face the challenges that lie ahead. Devoid of frills and pretenses, it was just like how a close- knit group of friends would get together.
Your Blogger attended this year’s Bohol Chamber of Commerce & Industry Inc. Induction of Officers & Oathtaking Ceremonies.
, BCCI Exec VP Argeo delivers the Welcome Remarks
| Beautiful & brainy Boholana businesswomen led by First
Lady Pureza Chatto|
Among the highlights were the messages from Bohol’s political leaders led by Gov. Edgar Chatto, Cong. Rene L. Relampagos, Cong. Aristotle C. Aumentado & City Mayor John Geesnell Yap that underscored solidarity between and among the catalysts of Bohol’s economic progress & development.
|L-R: Engr. Rene Espinosa, Cong. Aumentado, Cong. Relampagos, Gov. Chatto, BCCII Pres. Al Uy, City Mayor Baba Yap & BAHRR Pres. Rommel Gonzales|
| Gov. Chatto inducts new set of BCCII Officers L-R: Mr. Norris
C. Oculam, Pureza Chatto, Engr. Al Uy,
Mr. Argeo J. Melisimo, Ms. Marietta S. Gasatan, Ms. Helena Y. Veloso. Not in photo: Mr. Reginald G. Ong.
Congratulations to BCCII’s new set of Officers and Board of Trustees led by the very good- looking & astute businessman Engr. Albert M. Uy. During his acceptance speech, the highly- regarded business & community leader acknowledged not only the business & political circles but also his lovely wife Joy Butalid Uy & family.
|L-R: Cong. Aris Aumentado, Bohol media stalwart Peter Dejaresco, Angels Wings Travel & Tours’ Zarah J. Dejaresco, Mayor Baba Yap, Your Blogger & Bohol’s chocolate queen Dalareich Polot|
| BCCII officers & members obliges media with photo opp|
The rest of the officers are Executive VP Mr. Argeo J. Melisimo, VP for External Affairs Ms. Marietta S. Gasatan, VP for Internal Affairs Mr. Norris C. Oculam, Secretary Ms. Maria Pureza V. Chatto, Treasurer Ms. Helena Antonieta Y. Veloso, Auditor Mr. Reginald G. Ong.
The Trustees are Atty. Antonio S. Amora Jr, Mr. Jerome Auza, Engr. Victor J. Bantol, Mr. Dominic B. Butalid, Mr. Peter Dejaresco, Mr. Steven B. Lim, Atty. Lucas M. Nunag, Mr. John U. Yap, Mr. Jess Quipit, and Mr. Warren U. Yap.
The event was hosted by the witty & pretty First Lady of Bohol Ms. Pureza V. Chatto who happens to be the group’s elected secretary.