Reese FernandezGrowing up as a daughter to a missionary worker, "i" was exposed to the realities of poverty at such a young age. This ignited "i" 's passion to serve others and it is this passion that lead her to establish the social enterprise Rags 2 Riches. As the founder and president of the company, "i" hopes to continue inspiring others to venture into social entrepreneurship.
This particular "i" 's advice is: "first, try to find your passion, then get together with a few like-minded friends, commit to some milestone and never, ever give up. It is not easy, but it is worth it." Is this a prelude to "i" 's Big Idea?s
Rajo LaurelA self branded man, this "i" built an empire and a new meaning for Philippine style through novel ideas and a creative, passionate eye. "i" helped place Philippine fashion and the map, calling global attention to the Filipino's capacity for design. As a household name, "i" has expanded to other industries such as merchandising and social entrepreneurship as well.
Building dreams on identity, ingenuity and passion, "i" has become a brand that represents Filipino creativity.
Czarina MedinaWorking with the local government, "i" has her eyes and ears set on the ground. Formerly part of the Ateneo Sociology Department as a faculty member, "i" also takes on the world through a lens that sees one as a part of a dynamic whole.
What does she have to say about the "i" and the multitude of "i" 's out there? "i" say it is time to find out.
Jetro RafaelDiagnosed as bipolar, "i" had to go under medical treatment. However, instead of doing so, he came up with projects that sustain his "i" in many ways possible.
What then came together was a peek into what this “i” calls “Cuckoo”, an awe-inspiring, thought provoking, dining experience.
If you've been to Maginhawa street, then you know what we're talking about.
Find out how "i" sees the world on December 14, 2013.
Fr. Rene JavellanaA member of the Society of Jesus, a well-respected professor and mentor in the Ateneo, and a man of dignified and lauded creativity, This "i" harnesses the power of his imagination to form and project his identity. "i" not only places his power of imagination into his art works but places it inside the classroom and effectively inside the minds of aspiring artists.
This is the power of "i"