Feliciano Juarez (was born on May 19, 1958 at Tacurong, Sultan Kudarat) is the President and founder of Copylandia Office Systems Corporation, the leading provider of advanced copying and printing solutions in the Philippines.
Feliciano is the second of the family with 5 children. He has an elder brother and three younger sisters. His father is an engineer and his mother is a businesswoman (runs a grocery in Davao).
Nonoy, as he is fondly called, was primarily unsure of what course to take in college. He enrolled at the University of the Philippines, Diliman, College of Engineering so as to follow his father’s footsteps. However, he stopped and cross-enrolled at the University of the Philippines, Baguio. There he met his wife, Bernadette. When Bernadette enrolled at the University of the Philippines, College of Law, Diliman, Nonoy followed suit and enrolled there.
It started out with the scarcity of photocopiers at the university which was really a necessity since there were only limited books available at the college library. He passed a proposal to supply the photocopying services of the new library and was approved. From one machine, he has now copy centers to other schools and provinces like Davao, Cebu, and Iloilo. They eventually ventured into printshop business in Makati’s Central Business District. This business led to their eventual distribution of office machine systems. In 1993, he established Copylandia Office Systems Corporation which distributes Risograph copying machines and other products like paper cutters, booklet makers, shredders, baling presses, offset presses, plate makers, and bindery machines.
Now, Coplylandia’s machines can be seen in every print shops. It has 40 printshops nationwide and growi