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Abbey B. Canturias 

The Campaigns & Image Aggregation Group specializes in research for business and marketing plan writing. As former journalists, we are the modern-day exponents of issue interception, which we use to help clients see politico-economic trends and potential in emerging markets. On top of it are our specialized skills in Internet marketing, most especially lead generation, client acquisition, marketing campaigns, promotions and sales consolidation. We also assist foreign governments and multinationals understand idiosyncrasies in our culture and navigate through the policy regimen, rules, and regulations while doing business in the Philippines. We also provide small businesses and start-ups with the knowledge and services only a full-time certified financial analyst (CFA) can provide at a very affordable price. Skilled in financial analysis and management, our team members hold degrees in finance, economics, risk analysis, and accountancy. Although we provide a wide range of business development services, our highest competency rests in business plans. Because we know what investors and loan officers seek when evaluating business plans, we deliver strategies that helped clients get themselves closer to getting their funding requests approved and growing a profitable enterprise. Creating new financial statements and updating old ones to suit current operational requirements are well within our expertise too. While crunching through estimates, we are in our best element suggesting courses of actions to make your business more efficient while setting realistic financial goals for your firm. Our services: Business Plans Financial Analysis Revenue Modeling and Design Financial Statements (Income, Balance Sheet, Cash Flow, Assumptions) Marketing Plans Competition Analysis Within the CIA Group is a dynamic, colorful mixture of interesting personalities--accountants, auditors, lawyers, daily English newspaper editors, TV public affairs commentators, editorial writers and columnists, politicians, and PR practitioners. In-between the uniqueness of every group member stands united seven men and three women pursuing one fundamental objective--to be the best at what we do: To make winners in every client who avail of our services. At the CIA Group we just keep our focus, doing the things that render us happy, and that is providing you the best we could in every way we can. Our researchers, financial analysts, business development specialists, legal advisers, copywriters, and performance auditors make things easier for you not because you pay us to do so but because that is what we are committed to do. We have established ourselves offline. To be here online and doing what we love to do is merely a spiritual bonus.
$25 USD/hr
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Experience

Business Development Analyst

Feb 1998

Written more than 295 business/marketing plans for start-up enterprises and raised $500 million in private placement memorandums to fund these ventures across North America, Europe, Middle East, and Asia Pacific.

Country Risk Analyst

Jan 1991 - May 1998 (7 years)

Provided guidance to multinationals on the policy and legal documentation regimen at work in the Philippines and briefing on perceived risks

Education

Communications

1977 - 1981 (4 years)

MBA

1995 - 1999 (4 years)

Certifications

Certificate of Proficiency (2002)

Southeast Asia Society of Business Planners

Affirms high-level experience in country risk analysis, research, strategy planning, and writing for business development in third-world setting

Community Service Award for Investigative Journalism (1996)

Archdiocese of Cebu (Roman Catholic Church)

Given by Ricardo Cardinal Vidal for a series of investigative reports on corruption in the multimillion-peso Metro Cebu Development Program

Publications

The Freeman

Served as editor in chief of the Freeman Mindanao, a daily English newspaper in the southern Philippines and sister publication of daily English newspaper The Freeman published in Cebu City and Circulated in the central Philippines, from January 1995 to September 1999.

The Manila Times

Served as Central Philippines bureau chief of the national daily English newspaper The Manila Times, published in Manila and circulated in the main cities of the Philippine archipelago, from October 1999 to March 2001.