Team Imaginovation which comprised of dynamic Xavier University students emerged as national finalist in the recently concluded Agora Youth Awards Night held last Saturday, March 8 at Landbank Plaza, Ermita, Manila.
It is the first time that XU joined the said competition and impressed the judges. Team Imaginovation is composed of Business Administration Major in Marketing Management students of Xavier University namely: Dennis S. Talipan, Aleczandra M. Castillo, Yola Karizza Noval, Jean Paul Marco Blaya, Angel Nikito Borres, and Evann Valencia. Their coach is Jaysan Ray N. Chee. They competed in the marketing plan category.
Before they earned a spot as national finalist, Team Imaginovation went through series of regional and national judging held at Ateneo Professional Schools in Rockwell, Manila. The national finalists in the marketing plan category are as follows: Xavier University, University of the Philippines-Diliman, University of St. La Salle Bacolod, Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute of Technology, San Beda College, De La Salle College of St. Benilde, and University of the Philippines Visayas. The last three schools mentioned emerged as champion, second, and third place respectively.
Mr. Chee, XU coach said that he is happy and proud of his students. The remarks of the judges were all positive and that alone is already a milestone for them.