TV host Vice Ganda poses with Go Negosyo founder Joey Concepcion and host Gretchen Ho at the Balik-Bayan 2023 held last December 2, 2023 at the Music Hall of the SM Mall of Asia in Pasay City. The TV host shared with the audience of more than a thousand OFW and OFW families his entrepreneurial journey as the child of an OFW, and his fondness for cosmetics, which he parlayed into a thriving business. He also shared the importance of good financial planning and discipline, especially for OFWs and their families.
Go Negosyo’s Balik-Bayan 2023 was specially organized to encourage Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) to pursue entrepreneurship. featured informative discussions with industry leaders, inspirational and learning sessions featuring successful entrepreneurs, and free onsite mentoring sessions. Twelve OFWs and OFW families were given an Inspiring Balik-Bayan Award for their accomplishments in reintegrating into the Philippines as entrepreneurs.