DAGUPAN City Vice Mayor Marc Brian Lim has been elected as 2018 World President of the Junior Chamber International (JCI).
He was elected during the JCI World Congress, November 6-12 in Amsterdam (Netherlands).
The Sangguniang Panlungsod (SP) passed a resolution during its special session on Thursday congratulating Lim for his election.
Lim, the son of former Dagupan City Mayor Benjamin Lim, ran unopposed, making him as the 6th Filipino elected as World President in the elite roster of World President, and the first Dagupeño to be elected to the position.
The resolution lauded Lim for bringing honor and prestige to the city.
Before his election as World President, Lim was JCI World Executive Vice President (2017), Vice President for the Asia and the Pacific in 2016, National President in 2015, Area Vice president in 2014, President of JCI Dagupan Bangus which was awarded as the most outstanding chapter in the country (Category 11).
Lim is a member of JCI Dagupan Bangus. (Leonardo Micua)