Carina Dayondon is a native of Cagayan de Oro City. She is one of the first Filipino women to climb the Mt. Everest as part of the Kaya Ng Pinay Everest Team. Dayondon is among the first women in the world to complete a traverse climb of Mt. Everest and the first women from Southeast Asia to reach the peak. Currently, she is serving in the Philippine Coast Guard with the rank of LTJG/1st Lieutenant, and assigned in the Officer Basic Education Training at Bagac, Bataan as a Tactical Officer.
Primer Group of Companies, through the support of C.O.R.E. and Edddie Bauer, is in partnership with Carina Dayondon in her attempt to become the First Filipina to climb all of the Seven Summits.