International Group Inc. hosted a March 2 lunch at the Dusit Thani Guam Resort for board members of the Guam Hospital Development Forum and the Guam Healthcare and Hospital Development Foundation Inc. and others. Peter R. Sgro Jr., president and chairman of International Group was also the chairman of both the forum and the foundation, which worked towards the private development of a private hospital facility in Guam, which is now Guam Healthcare Development Inc. and does business as the
Guam Regional Medical City.

Photo by Justin Green

(From left rear) Bernie Lobaton, vice president for support services at Guam Regional Medical City, Ruth Gurasamy, president of Gurasamy Inc. which does business as Health Services of the Pacific, Esther Flor, executive vice president of Strategic Asia Pacific Partners Inc., Eveline Zee Campos, vice president of business development, Blue Ocean Medical Group LLC, which does business as International Healthcare Providers Clinic, Ted Constantino, chief financial officer of Guam Regional Medical City, Dr. John Taitano, internal medicine specialist and president of the Guam Medical Society, Dr. Hieu Campus, president of Blue Ocean Medical Group LLC, George Chiu, executive vice president of Tan Holdings, Raymond Gibson, managing partner of Choice Broadcasting and host of the Ray Gibson Show, Eric Plinske, vice president of corporate affairs, Guam Regional Medical City, Lee P. Webber, president and owner, Micronesian Divers Association, and (from left front) Troy Torres, which does business as president of Kandit Inc. which does business as the Kandit News Group, Cesar C. Cabot, attorney and partner of Cabot Mantanona LLP, Charlotte D. Huntsman, senior vice president for human resources and organizational development at Guam Regional Medical City, Mar-Vic Cagurangan, publisher, Pacific Island Times, Maureen N. Maratita, publisher, Glimpses of Guam, Hidenobu George Takagi, president and chairman of Takagi & Associates, Dr. Saied Safa, partner, Fresenius Medical Care and Fresenius Kidney Care, Sen. Tina Rose Muna Barnes, vice speaker of the 36th Guam Legislature, Ho. S. Eun, chairman of Core Tech International Corp., Peter R. Sgro, president and chairman, International Group Inc., Sen. Christopher Duenas, minority leader of the 36th Guam Legislature, and Mayor Melissa B. Savares of Dededo.


The Guam Chamber of Commerce hosted an in-person membership lunch at the Tree Bar at the Hilton Guam Resort & Spa on Feb. 23.

Photo by Maureen N. Maratita

(From left) Noel M. Enriquez, senior program manager for the Guam Program Office – Forward, MacDonald-Bedford LLC, Leigh Leilani Graham, area director for the United Service Organizations, and Kenneth Q. Lujan, branch manager for Guam, U.S. Small Business Administration.


Atkins Kroll Inc. unveiled the 2022 Lexus LX600 on Feb. 4 at the Lexus Showroom in Tamuning.

Photo by Justin Green

(From left) Fujisaki Fuji, managing director, Blue Lagoon Investment Inc., Daniel Chu, general manager, and Danny Wu, administrative assistant, both from Global Recycling Center Inc.


Cohort XVII of the Professional Master of Business Administration Program hosted the 5th annual PMBA Alumni Mixer at the Guam Museum on Feb. 11.

Photos by Justin Green

(From left) Fred R. Schumann, professor of global resources management in the School of Business and Public Administration at the University of Guam, Bui Thi Lan Huong, associate professor of marketing, School of Business, both from the School of Business and Public Administration at the University of Guam, Ngayen Thanh Phuong, Annette T. Santos, dean of the school, and Damen Michael A. Borja, product specialist, Docomo Pacific Inc.

(From left) Daphne Leon Guerrero, director of human resources, Austin Terlaje, organizational development and training manager, both from Citadel Pacific Ltd., Alexis Arauban, account manager, IP&E Holdings LLC, Edward Dela Cruz II, enterprise propositions owner, Docomo Pacific Inc., Leana May Y. Bansil, and Ryan Toves, overseas field manager, American Greetings.


Director General Paul Yin-Lien Chen and the Taiwan Economic and Cultural Office hosted a lunar new year party and a farewell for Director Stephen Shu-Chih Hsu on

Feb. 5 at Talo Verde.

Photos by Justin Green

(From left) Albert Wu, president of FADA Investments LLC and vice president of the Taiwanese Business Association of Guam, and TECO Director Stephen Shu-Chih Hsu.

(From left) Sen. Telo T. Taitague, Sen. Therese M. Terlaje, speaker, both of the 36th Guam Legislature, and Anna Wang Kao, owner, Ocean Villa Guam and president of the Taiwanese Business Association of Guam.

(From left) Nadine Leon Guerrero, director of Global Marketing for the Guam Visitors Bureau, , Milton Morinaga, senior advisor, P.H.R. Ken Micronesia Inc. and chairman of GVB during the presentation to Stephen Shu-Chih Hsu, director of TECO.


Pacific International Inc. hosted an arrival party for its new tug boat and four LCU ships on their arrival from Japan at the PII Majuro Net Yard on Feb. 5.  (See “PII buys fleet of US Army vessels to expand services in region,” posted on Feb. 15 to

Photo by Giff Johnson

(From left President David Kabua, Ambassador of the United States to the Marshall Islands Roxanne Cabral, Joseph “Jerry” Kramer, president and CEO at PII and David Kramer, construction manager at PII, and Jerry’s son.


Lunching at the Taj Restaurant in Koror on Feb. 13 were (From left) Robert J. Marks, president, Hagatna Bay Consulting LLC, Miki Yokozeki-Marks, property manager for Guam, Bridge Capital LLC, Leha Bell, with Aria Bell, her daughter, and George Bell, husband of Leha and father to Aria and executive director, Palau Unlimited Inc., a provider of logistics support and heavy equipment in Palau.
Photo courtesy of Robert Marks and Miki Yokozeki-Marks