Esteemed Philippine technology leaders joined the board of advisors of KodeGo, the Web Development Educational Boot Camp of Globe’s 917Ventures to mold the future of edutech Philippines and to improve the lives of Filipinos.
Rounding up the five new members are former Undersecretary of Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) and VP for External Affairs of the UP System Information Technology Foundation and VP/Trustee of the Analytics Association of the Philippines (AAP), Monchito “Mon” Ibrahim; Head of Enterprise at Amazon Web Services (AWS), Jerry Bongco; President of the Philippine Software Industry Association (PSIA) and CEO of Spring Valley Tech Corporation, Jonathan de Luzuriaga; President of Yondu Inc., also a Globe Group company, Joan Penaflorida; and President and CEO of the IT and Business Process Association of the Philippines (IBPAP), Jack Madrid.
“We are proud and honored to have these remarkable people on our Board of Advisors at KodeGo,” Fam Alonto, Venture Builder at 917Ventures said.
“With each of them being experts in their respective fields, we are looking forward to how their guidance and mentorship will make KodeGo grow as a company and help us continually redefine the edutech industry,” she added.
KodeGo is a product of the business ideas taken in by 917Ventures under its Velocity program for promising ventures. It molds students, new graduates, and career shifters to be certified IT professionals and get hired in as fast as 12 weeks through its online bootcamps with zero upfront fees.