Bank of Hawaii’s Jugo Named 2012 Reina A. Leddy Guam Young Professional of the Year


Guam – The Guam Chamber of Commerce announced Rita Camacho Jugo, V.P. and Commercial Credit Manager, as the 2012 Reina A. Leddy Guam Young Professional of the Year.


The announcment was made Friday night at The Event of the Year, hosted by the Guam Young Professionals, a committee of the Guam Chamber of Commerce, at the Outrigger Guam Resort.

“The Chamber is pleased to present its third Guam Young Professional of the Year Award honoring an individual who exemplifies professionalism and integrity in all aspects of her life, from the office to the community, Rita is the role model of a young professional on Guam,” said Chamber President, David Leddy.    

“This award is well-deserved,” said 2012 GYP Chairwoman, Jennifer Camacho. “Rita’s been instrumental in the growth and success of the Guam Young Professionals. Since our inception in 2010, Rita’s dedicated numerous hours and always brings great ideas and feedback to the group. Her professional and philanthropic work are second to none, and we’re incredibly lucky to have her in GYP.” 

[Rita Camacho Jugo, VP & Commercial Credit Manager, Bank of Hawaii, was recognized as the 2012 Reina A. Leddy Guam Young Professional of the Year by the Guam Chamber of Commerce on January 25, 2013 at the Guam Young Professionals’ Event of the Year held at the Outrigger Guam Resort.]

President Leddy added “The Chamber would like to recognize each of the nominees and their respective businesses, as they are deserving of this esteemed recognition:

Nathan Denight, Deputy General Manager, Guam Visitors Bureau

Dana A. Gutierrez, Attorney, Mair Mair Spade & Thompson

Jesika Artero Taitano, AVP/Business Banking Officer, First Hawaiian Bank

Faye Varias, Owner, Puppy Love Guam and K9 Konnection

Warren Waki, Insurance Underwriter, Nanbo Insurance Underwriters

We would like to encourage other young business professionals in the community to consider membership with the Guam Young Professionals for the various opportunities for growth and enrichment.”

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