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Dabawenyo behind Olympus Pen Camera Launch

Dabawenyo behind Olympus Pen Camera launch in the Philippines By Jojie Alcantara, Photos by Rhonson Ng (published in SunStar Davao, Oct. 14, 2011) My favorite success stories are ones closer to home –like hearing about a fellow Dabawenyo who has been doing great abroad and is now bringing his achievements back into his country. I received a call from former schoolmate in Ateneo de Davao, Renato Buhay, who was a few years my senior. He was a Blue Knight since Kindergarten, and if I remember correctly, was an active leader in school and sports. Bong (now Rene), as we all used to call him, left Davao in 1987, moved to the US and worked his way up in the imaging industry. Having acquired the RedDot Imaging Company as the President, and now the CEO of RedDot Imaging-Philippines, his company was able to snap exclusive rights and distributorship of popular camera brands in the country. Thanks to social networks and today’s technology, he found my sites and contacted me for the good news. He invited me, …