JEMS bags another victory during Marketing Cup 2019

JEMS bags another victory during Marketing Cup 2019

by Alexandria Sumagang and Christian Rey Cloma

The Junior Entrepreneurship and Marketing Society continued their reign as the Overall Champion, for six (6) consecutive years, during the annual Marketing Cup 2019 competition held at St. Michael’s College, Iligan City last March 8, 2019.

Carrying the theme “World of Business Opportunities: Role of Social Media in Marketing”, the event was mainly divided into two segments with the seminar held during the day and competition proper during the afternoon. The invited honorable speakers coming from various field of expertise covered topics such as the Role of Social Media in Marketing, the Shades of Fiber towards Sustainable Business Initiatives and lastly, How to Find One’s Way in the Business World.

Marketing related events then took place right after the preluded forum. Six (6) major competitions were participated by the delegates of the following public and private business colleges in the city: Iligan Medical Center College (IMCC), St. Peter’s College (SPC), St. Michael’s College (SMC), MSU-Iligan Insititute of Technology (MSU-IIT) and Masters Technological Institute of Mindanao (MTIM).

Below are the competitions and awards received by the delegates of MSU-IIT:


Battle of the Brain

Elvy Angelie Magdadaro

Juliet Tatad

Kriszyrine Serino

Lawrence Jay Cañete

Lloyd Dy

Case Analysis

Aljon Manco

Ciara Mae Tabaculde

Christian Cloma

Christian Pantallano

Nur-Janah Pau-tin

Most Outstanding Business Students

Jessa Marie Barrientos

Isabel Dawn Salise

Sean Preil Dela Cruz

Poster and Slogan Contest

Jan Paolo Lumpaz


Electronic Advertising

Alexandria Sumagang

Hisam Punguinaguina

Kate Escalante

Mylenn Jurao

Russel Jess Heyrana

Sittie Mariam Abbas

Pop Dance Competition

Abragan Zharmelle

Bryan Boloron

Jherly Jumawan

Johanna Acaso

Justine Alindong

Ken Tayanes

Mark Anthony Taganos

Nathalie Molina

Quiny Belle Lumosad

Romeo Perez

Ronabeth Lampa

Trisha Mae Abalos

This year’s triumph marks the sixth win of MSU-IIT ever since the embarking of the aforementioned event in 2014.

Topics : Marketing Cup 2019  JEMS  Overall Champion  6peat

JEMS Dominates Marketing Cup 2018

JEMS Dominates Marketing Cup 2018

by Sittie Mariam Abbas and Alexandria Sumagang

The Junior Entrepreneurial Marketing Society (JEMS) has once again been hailed as the Overall Champion during the recently concluded Marketing Cup 2018 held at St. Michael’s College last February 28, 2018.

The most coveted cup this year started with a plenary talk on Digital Marketing delivered by Mr. Marlon Molmisa, who is a book author, social entrepreneur and a digital marketing enthusiast. This is also the first time where Accountancy and Business Management (ABM) Senior High School students were invited to participate in the plenary session and competed in the Product Making contest.

Marketing related events were held right after the session which were participated by students from St. Peters College (SPC), St. Michael’s College (SMC), Iligan Medical Center College (IMCC), MSU-Iligan Institute of Technology (MSU-IIT), and St. Ritas College of Balingasag.

During the awarding ceremony, delegates of MSU-IIT were declared overall champion after winning the following events:


Most Outstanding Marketing Student

Sean Preil S. Dela Cruz

Jonie A. Jumamil, Jr.

Jella J. Tongao

Battle of the Brains

Kriszyrine P. Serino

Richelle C. Gonida

Elvy Angelie T. Magdadaro

Juliet C. Tatad

Christian F. Pantallano

Electronic Advertising

Anne Therese Y. Berenguel

Jonaisha A. Papaladun

Mylenn Carl D. Jurao


Extemporaneous Advertising

Vanessa Rose F.  Zambas

Fritz Joy A. Baloncio

Rupert L. Putis

Lein Patricia S. Pamatong

Kimberly F. Luna

Pop Dance

Sean Preil S. Dela Cruz

Jonie A. Jumamil, Jr.

Alexandria M. Sumagang

Krystll Mari E. Balandra

Marjorie N. Loja

Myra Joy P. Belasio

Mel Mathew B. Paredes

Rachelle Riva M. Luna

Bianca Kristi C. Gutang

Bryan M. Boloron

Hisham M. Punguinaguina

Romeo G. Perez

Shantal Frances Leigh E. Butalid

This feat marked the fifth consecutive win for MSU-IIT since the launching of Marketing cup in 2014.

Topics : Marketing Cup 2018  JEMS  Overall Champion  5peatlupet

MSU-IIT JPIA bags 4th consecutive regional convention triumph

MSU-IIT JPIA bags 4th consecutive regional convention triumph

by Christian L. Lugo

The Junior Philippine Institute of Accountants (JPIA) MSU-IIT Local Chapter continues to bring honor to the Dakilang Pamantasan after being hailed as the Overall Champion during the recently held 26th Annual Regional Convention at Cagayan de Oro City last February 23-25, 2018.

This is the local chapter’s fourth consecutive win after successfully bagging the championship trophies during the 15th Midyear Convention, 25th Annual Regional Convention as well as the 16th Midyear Convention.

MSU-IIT JPIAns displayed exceptional intelligence and talents as they compete with other colleges and universities of Region X and Caraga in various academic and non-academic events.

For the academic events, Mariale Mich Solatorio and Yvonne Therese Rico won 2nd Place in Cup 1 (Financial Accounting and Reporting), Nurlailah Ali and Anna Reham Lucman won 3rd place in Cup 2 (Advanced Financial Accounting and Reporting), Christine Mae Lagumbay and Nurlailah Ali won 3rd place in Cup 3 (Management Advisory and Control), Jean Claire Polancos and Noralyn Macawali won 1st place in Cup 4 (Regulatory Framework for Business Transactions), Carl Vencent Niñofranco and Eva Rhema Bagona won 2nd Place in Cup 5  (Auditing), Jean Claire Polancos together with Frances El Bequilla won 3rd Place also in Cup 5 (Auditing), Kimberly Anne Lavilla and Angel Mae Facunla won 1st place in Cup 6 (Taxation) followed by Anna Reham Lucman and Jere Mae Taganas who landed at the 2nd place, Carl Vencent Niñofranco and Jere Mae Taganas won 3rd place in Cup 7 (All Board Exam Subjects) and MSU-IIT won as the Overall Champion for the academic events.

For non-academic events, MSU-IIT’s bet, April Queen Piedad, won 1st place in The Voice JPIA. MSU-IIT also won 1st place in Chalk Art, 1st place in JPIA Live Band, 1st place in RFJPIA Debate Cup with Bai Djanemah Macabangkit and Joshuan Jan Jumawid as the Best Speakers, 1st place in Mixed Volleyball with Rhynvyll Bartolaba as the Most Valuable Player, 2nd place in Mixed Badminton and the Overall 1st Runner Up for the non-academic events.

For the Yearend Awards, the Office of External Affairs garnered several recognitions for their socio-civic programs including the Best Local Chapter Project for the LAMDAG TUDLO: Learning Accountancy Matters, Best Local Chapter Activity- Social Involvement Category for PROJECT AMBAG, as well as the Best Local Chapter Activity- Leadership Category for the 1st MSU-IIT JPIA Leadership Seminar and AKAY JPIA.

MSU-IIT JPIA was also awarded as an Outstanding Local Chapter, Sheena Cuizon as an Outstanding Local Chapter President, Carl Vencent Niñofranco as an Outstanding JPIAN and Charles Flores as the Most Outstanding JPIAN for Region X and Caraga.

The whole local chapter is very thankful to the Department of Accountancy, the College of Business Administration and Accountancy and most especially the MSU-IIT administration for their endless support to the endeavors of the organization. MSU-IIT JPIA is inspired to further uplift the name of the Institute in its vision to promote academic excellence and community involvement.