917Ventures de Globe discusses business direction in the MSME market in 2022


Globe’s business creator, 917Ventures, announced at a recent panel discussion that he wants to grow his micro, small and medium-sized business (MSME) customer base in the coming year through the sustainable digital innovations on offer. by the companies in its portfolio.

The session consisted of speakers society AdSpark digital marketing solutions, loyalty solutions provider and RUSH e-commerce, the platform Messaging Application-to-Person (A2P) M360 and dashboard self-service iNQUIRO.

Francis Simisim, Ideation and Incubation Manager at 917Ventures, explained how local tech startups, like that of their portfolio companies, are leading the way in creating value for people and businesses. In addition to providing essential services such as telehealth, FinTech, education and e-commerce to the public, 917Ventures also provides end-to-end sustainable solutions to business clients of MSMEs.

“917Ventures aims to address these big issues that can have a big impact on the country, businesses and MSME business owners. More than providing them with valuable tools and services, we are with them to share tips and tricks that could help them with their business operations, planning and strategies, ”he said.

Globe 917 MSME Adventures

One of 917Ventures’ newest startups is iNQUIRO, which helps address the challenges businesses face on their journey to data-driven insight, especially going online and going digital during the health crisis in China. Classes. Its products are designed to provide organizations with the knowledge that creates impact, from customer analysis to risk assessment and fraud detection.

INQUIRO COO Pancho Reyna said they aim to tap more sources, have more synergy with other publicly available data sources, and unlock more relationships and models in their rich data lake. iNQUIRO also intends to evangelize a data-driven mindset by offering training and participating in data communities, symposia and hackathons.

Meanwhile, M360 COO Ramon Hirang said the messaging platform focuses on industries such as banking and finance, retail, e-commerce, healthcare, logistics and government for their business priorities. Organizations, he said, can take advantage of enterprise two-factor authentication, one-time passwords (OTP), transaction confirmation, alert notification services, among other things. others.

Hirang also mentioned that M360 provides an out-of-the-box DIY platform for MSMEs that businesses could use for instant and effective messaging campaigns through SMS, email, chatbots, Viber, Facebook Messenger, and others.

Stephanie Kubota, CEO of leading software as a service (SaaS) provider RUSH, said they are integrating their order management tool into several ubiquitous markets. “In 2022, our plan is to further catalyze digital adoption by integrating Shopee, Lazada, Shopify, Facebook, Instagram into our dashboard. With this, companies can begin to streamline their operations under one centralized system, ”she said.

Kubota assured that they will continue to support businesses on their digital transformation journeys by providing cost-effective and rapid solutions, adding that RUSH will also include more logistics and payment partners in future offerings.

Like its sister companies AdSpark has big plans for 2022. According Cat Leon-Vinuya, director of strategic planning of digital advertising company and mobile full-service, data-driven, “With all the new trends emerging in today’s digital space and the massive changes in the content, our ambition is to use design data and information in every business decision we make, agile enough to test and build; refine and refresh and really understand the needs of our customers and partners in growing their business, raising the bar thought leadership and agile enough to have a very strong position alongside these areas of interest, “a-t- she said.

917Ventures is a key player in Globe’s plan to transform into a digital solutions provider. It acts as a start-up factory and has teams, executives, infrastructure and strategies already in place, proven, tested and supported by Globe, Ayala and other partner networks, to accelerate the growth of its businesses. .

The Globe Group strongly supports the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, in particular the United Nations SDG 9, emphasizing the role of infrastructure and innovation as essential engines of economic growth and development. It is committed to respecting the principles of the United Nations Global Compact and to contributing to the 10 United Nations SDGs.

To learn more about 917Ventures, visit https://917ventures.com.

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