Guam Business Magazine held its Executive of the Year Gala on Jan. 14 at the Hyatt Regency Guam Photos by Justin Green
(From left) Robert Marks, manager of operations, Parsons Corp.; Michael R. Ady, president, M80 Office Systems and Executive of the Year nominee; Jay R. Shedd, president and chief executive officer, Docomo Pacific and 2011 Guam Business Magazine Executive of the Year; and James W. Hoffman II, general counsel, Docomo Pacific.
(Standing from left) Rafael Regala, courier, Calvo's Insurance Underwriters; Karl Forshee, broadcast engineer and network administrator, Adventist World Radio; Fred Keller, director of retail and commercial sales, IP&E Holdings LLC which does business as IP&E Guam; Marita Gogue, teacher, Guam Department of Education; James Gogue, business support manager and husband of Marita; Tasi Peddicord, commercial account manager; Bert Leyble, fleet manager; Lyndon Entera, terminal operations manager, all of IP&E; and (Seated from left) Merlie Regala, accounting manager and wife of Rafael; May Forshee, commercial account manager and wife of Karl, both of IP&E; Cecilia "Cis" Lizama, chief fiscal officer, Public Defender Service Corp.; Eloy S. Lizama, executive vice president/chief operating officer/chief financial officer and husband of Cecilia; Jeanette Suzuki, retail marketing manager, both of IP&E.
(Rear from left): Naoki Murayama, corporate banking officer; Brian Bliss, corporate banking officer; Vivian Quinata, support manager, all of Bank of Hawaii; Randy Alegre, special projects coordinator, Guam Department of Military Affairs; Mark Tokito, vice president and corporate banking officer, Bank of Hawaii; and Gabriel Jugo, project director, Englekirk Structural Engineers; and (middle row from left) Hisae Murayama, wife of Naoki; Desiree Braga, business banking officer, Bank of Hawaii; Edwin Aguigui, specialist, DZSP 21 LLC; Amy Aguigui, cash management manager and wife of Edwin; Calvin Hernandez, residential loan manager, both of Bank of Hawaii; Emily Hernandez, general manager, EC Development Group and wife of Calvin; Erlinda Alegre, PID Retail & operations manager, and wife of Randy; Maria Fe Regis-Malaca, Harmon branch manager; Nacia Atalig, business banking manager, all of Bank of Hawaii; and Michael Pizarro, president, MJM International Corp.; and (Seated from left) Patti Bliss, wife of Brian; Marriann Cannoles; Ronald E. Cannoles, executive vice president & Pacific Islands division manager and husband of Marriann and Executive of the Year nominee; and Rita Jugo, vice president & commercial credit manager and wife of Gabriel, both of Bank of Hawaii.
(Standing from left) Gregory Perez, vice president, Perez Bros. Inc.; James W.S. Adkins, vice president, East-West Rental Center Patricia "Tricia" Adkins, teacher, Guam Department of Education and wife of James W.S.; R. Sean Adkins, manager, East West Business Center; Shelby L. Adkins; Robert D.S. Adkins, assistant manager, Loan Mart and father of Shelby; and (Seated from left) Ernestina B. Perez, wife of Greg; Rosita S. Adkins, secretary/treasurer; James L. Adkins, president, East-West Rental Center and East-West Business Center, and husband of Rosita and father of James, Sean and Robert, and Executive of the Year nominee; and Barry W. Wilson, partner, The Accounting Solutions.
(Standing from left) Leonard P. Calvo, vice president, Calvo Enterprises Inc.; Natalie Calvo, treasurer, Edward M. Calvo Cancer Foundation; Edward J. "EJ" Calvo, general manager, Island Wines & Spirits and Tropical Producions Inc.; and Francesca C. Ambrose, sister of EJ; and (Seated from left) Jacqueline "Jackie" Calvo, wife of EJ; John T. Calvo, president and general manager, Mid Pacific Distributors Inc., and Executive of the Year nominee, and father of EJ and Francesca, and brother of Leonard; Janet G. Calvo, Realtor, Today's Realty and wife of John; and Frances Calvo, mother of John and Leonard.
(Standing from left) Jesse Lujan, vice president of the construction division, M80 Systems; Mariann Lujan, teacher, Guam Department of Education and wife of Jesse; Carlo Leon Guerrero, general manager, M80 Systems; Judy Peredo, teacher, Guam DOE; Ray Peredo, project manager and husband of Judy; Jack Tudela, sales manager, both of M80 Systems; and Joyce Kraus, corporate accounts manager, IT&E; and (Seated from left) Jovita P. Ady, executive vice president; Michael R. Ady, president and Executive of the Year nominee and husband of Jovita; Bernie Villagomez, office administrator, all of M80 Systems.
Members of the Micronesian Cruise Association met informally at King's Restaurant in Tamuning on Feb. 14. (From left) Monte M. Mesa, general manager, Guam Premier Outlets and board member, MCA; Annmarie T. Muna, president and general manager, AM Insurance Brokers and treasurer, MCA; and Gerald S.A. "Gerry" Perez, vice president of Micro Med Suppliers and chairman, MCA. Photo by Robert Clark
A.B. Won Pat International Airport Authority Guam held a Tenant Appreciation and Employee Recognition banquet on Jan. 20 at the Hyatt Regency Guam. (From left) Edgar Pilante, sales representative; Esther Topasna, retired finance manager; and Robert Crable, station operations supervisor, Delta Air Lines Inc. Photo by Jonathan Abella
Thomas Zhang, principal broker, Banyan Properties and Mimi Su, banquet coordinator, Bellagio Suites and Spa; celebrated their wedding at Bellagio Suites and Spa, formerly the Sherwood Resort, in Tumon on Jan. 7. Photo courtesy of Mimi Su
The Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Guam celebrated the Year of the Dragon at a gala at Sandcastle on Jan. 25. (From left) Censio Tan Vy, president and chief executive officer, Benson Guam Enterprises Inc.; Mark M. Zhao, president, PW Investment Corp. which does business as MZ Homes; Anna W. Kao, president and founder, Genghis Khan Furniture Co.; and George Lai, president, Quality Distributors and president, CCCG. Photo by Justin Green
In recognition of a $10,000 corporate sponsorship by the Bank of Guam of the Guam Memorial Hospital Volunteers Association charity drive and the longstanding support of the GMHVA by the bank and the Leon Guerrero family, a patient room at Guam Memorial Hospital was dedicated to the memory of the late Jesus Leon Guerrero, the bank founder and the late Anthony Leon Guerrero, former bank president on Jan. 25. (From left) Jeffrey A. Cook, attorney, Law Offices of Cunliffe & Cook; Joyce Q. Crisostomo, executive director, Cars Plus and president, Payless Car Rental, and co-chairwoman, 42nd GMHVA Charity Ball; Joaquin L.G. Cook, branch manager and board member, Bank of Guam, and son of Jeffrey; Lourdes A. "Lou" Leon Guerrero, president, chief executive officer and chairwoman of the board, Bank of Guam, and wife of Jeffrey and mother of Joaquin; Christine Tuquero, acting deputy assistant administrator of nursing services; Eugenia Leon Guerrero, mother of Lourdes; Mariflor Herrero, president, Lorea Industries Inc.; Maria Leon Guerrero, strategic planning officer, Bank of Guam, and daughter of Mariflor; Jesse Leon Guerrero, principal broker, Alliance Realty, and son of Eugenia; Josephine Mesa, president, GMHVA; and Rey Vega, interim administrator, GMH. Photo courtesy of Guam Memroial Hospital Volunteers Association
The Guam Memorial Hospital Volunteers Association 44th Annual Charity Ball/Fund Drive Planning Committee met at Government House to kick off GMHVA's annual charity fund drive. The volunteers hope to raise $90,000 to purchase critical hospital equipment. (Standing from left) Anna Pangelinan, board member; Marie Dela Rosa, board member; Beverly Lotz, treasurer; Judy Salas; Linda Simon, secretary; Jenny Cruz; Priscilla Muna; and Nancy Baldoz, all of GMHVA; and (Seated from left) June Perez, hospital liaison, GMH; Lourdes Lujan; Josephine Mesa, president; first lady Christine Calvo, honorary president and honorary Charity Ball/Fund Drive chairwoman; Dorothy Borlas, 44th Annual Charity Ball/Fund Drive chairwoman; Lina McDonald, co-chairwoman; Al Payne; and Flora Borgonia, all of GMHVA. Photo courtesy of Guam Memroial Hospital Volunteers Association