Good news for those who want to start (or just starting) their career in e-commerce, you now have the Digital Commerce Association of the Philippines (DCOM), Inc. that will help you or your company to get off the ground and help get the most out of e-commerce.
Plus it’s about time someone create this kind of organization, even though there are a lot of e-commerce and deal sites in the Philippines, e-commerce in the Philippines is just in its infancy and we still have a lot to learn and long way before we reach the level of Amazon or eBay.
According to JP Morgan, the size of global e-commerce market by 2013 will be $963 billion and just imagine if you or your company can just crack 5% or even 2% of that market?
The Digital Commerce Association of the Philippines [DCOM], Inc. is a private non-stock, non-profit organization, founded by key players in the Philippine ecommerce industry. Compose of the top tech company and e-commerce site in the Philippines like; YugaDeals, Groupon Philippines, Mozcom, Inc., Smart Communication Inc., CompLink.com.ph, Sulit, Multiply, Ensogo, CashCashPinoy, 88DB Philippines, Fly SeAir, ClassifiedAds.ph and Shopinas.com (just to name a few).
The goal of the organization – promote and advocate digital commerce in the Philippines through:
- Establishing standards and best practices for a friendly and secure digital commerce industry
- Teaching Filipino Merchants how to properly leverage on digital commerce
- Making the Philippine digital commerce industry attractive for trade and investment
- Partnering with government in shaping sound policies on digital commerce
If you want to join the Digital Commerce Association of the Philippines (DCOM), Inc. there are two kinds of membership that are available for you, the Regular Membership are for companies who are in the e-commerce while the Associate Membership are for individual who is engage in digital commerce.
Last modified: March 4, 2012