Awards and Recognition
In 2003, The International Trade Center (ITC), an agency under the World Trade Organization (WTO) selected Island Rose to represent the Philippines as a "Best Practice Model" for use of Information Technology in the small and medium enterprises category. In 2008, it received the Philippine Marketing Association Agora Award for Outstanding Achievement in Entrepreneurship. It is also a 2009 finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award as well as a best practice feature in PLDT SME Nation.
In recognition its pioneering effort as a producer of high quality roses and trailblazer in the international market, PCFC has earned several awards and recognition from The Senate Committee on Cooperatives, The Cooperative Development Authority, The Development Authority for International Trade Expositions & Missions, and we received the prestigious Technology and Livelihood Resource Center (TLRC) Technopreneurship Award. It’s beautiful products have also won a Best Booth Display in the National Food Festival cum Plants and Flowers Fair in the Center for International Trade, Expositions, and Missions (CITEM).
|2008 Agora Award for Outstanding Achievement in Entrepreneurship.||Island Rose represented the Philippines as a
"best practice model" for use of Information Technology
Island Rose was selected as one of the Fifty Inspiring Agri-Entrepreneur Publication by Go Negosyso, a prominent Philippine organization that helps educate Philippine entrepreneurs. The company also represented the Philippines in a report by Endeavor.Org entitled The Impact of Entrepreneurs in Scale-Up Companies in Southeast Asia. In 2017, Island Rose was a finalist in the Prestigious Asia CEO Awards presented by PLDT and the Global Center for Growth.
|finalist in the Prestigious Asia CEO Awards presented by PLDT and the Global Center for Growth.||represented the Philippines in a report by Endeavor.Org|
Today the company stands proudly as one of the pioneers of e-commerce in the country. The Island Rose business model has become a standard for many businesses aspiring to be on the Internet and is frequently invited to speak about its story in business forums and seminars. Through the years, Island Rose has also become a popular entrepreneurship case study in prestigious educational institutions such as De La Salle University, Asian Institute of Management, University of Asia and the Pacific, and Miriam College. It is also a consistent feature in local publications and television programs. Click here to know the latest news about Island Rose.