Training on company constitution and management for delivery businessmen and providers
27 April 2009
- Backus gave two company management courses directed to suppliers and delivery businessmen.
- 31 delivery businessmen passed with high marks that allowed them to finish the course successfully and receive their study certificate on behalf of Backus and IPAE.
Lima, April 27th, 2009. - From February 9th to March 7th of the present year, the Backus "Progresando Juntos" program gave two company management courses directed to suppliers and delivery service businessmen who are in charge of the distribution of their products in Lima. On this occasion, 56 businessmen participated in the basic company management course, given in alliance with IPAE.
The participants went through the Company Constitution, Marketing, and Costs and Good Management Practices Modules in 4-hour, twice a week sessions, received individual advice from IPAE consultants, and participated on a final session in groups of 4 to 5 people, where they worked on the critical points of their management and business plans.
100% of the 31 delivery businessmen who formed the first group achieved approval marks that allowed them to finish the course successfully and receive their study certificate on behalf of Backus and IPAE, the body in charge of giving the classes. Mr. Juan Simbala Espinoza and Mr. Piter Evangelista Mancilla reached the first places.
92% of the 25 services suppliers who formed the second group passed the course. Outstanding results were achieved by Mr. Andrés Flores Fernández of the Prisma Comunicación S.R.L. company and Mr. Jefferson Acaro Cime, of the Josué Esteban Acaro Guzman company, who reached the first places.
This Backus effort for strengthening the skills of micro and small company businessmen pursues the goals of improving the efficiency, productivity, environmental and social conditions of micro, small and medium-sized companies; contributing to the creation of opportunities for sustainable local development in terms of market, employment development and generation of wealth; and achieving a better economic and social integration of Backus on national and regional spaces.
About "Progresando Juntos"
"Progresando Juntos" is the development program for businessmen of micro, small and medium- sized companies involved in the agricultural, services, marketing and tourism sectors of the geographical areas of influence of the Backus group companies.
Since its beginning on March, 2008, Progresando Juntos has developed the skills of 180 suppliers from the cities of Trujillo, Chiclayo, Cusco, Piura and Arequipa; 60 delivery businessmen from the cities of Lima and Piura, 60 clients from the cities of Huancayo and Piura, 60 handcrafters from Huaca de la Luna and 25 crafters from Pirámides de Túcume, as well as working on the development of technical and management competences with approximately 90 corn producers from the valley of Jequetepeque.
For more information contact:
Cecilia Quevedo / Dora Vallejos
Backus External Comunications - 311-3000
Magalli Pacheco / Lorena Velazco
Llorente & Cuenca - 222-9491