Jamaican Grill owners honored for outstanding achievements - KUAM.com-KUAM News: On Air. Online. On Demand.

Jamaican Grill owners honored for outstanding achievements

Posted: Updated:

Several of Guam's top entrepreneurs and champions were honored for their accomplishments by the U.S. Small Business Administration during the annual awards ceremony. And taking the top honors as the Businessperson of the Year are the co-owners of Jamaican Grill, Timothy Murphy and Francis Kenney.

Murphy said, "It's an honor for us to be considered even with other people who have won the award in the past and we feel privileged, we are just so thankful that the community of Guam supports us and we try our best to give them what they want and take care of them when they come to our establishment."

Also recognized was Monica Guzman, CEO of Galaide Group; Nancy Ang Tan, assistant manager of First Net Insurance Company; Jason Miyashita, VP of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management; John, Jenny, and Jonathan Shen, corporate officers of Shen's Corporaton; Norma Castillon, program support technician of TE ESGR; Jackie Hanson, managing editor for Glimpses Publication; Eric, Paul Lynn and Katrina Cepeda, corporate officers of ERC Trading; and Michelle Pier, owner of Creative Indeed.

As part of the ceremony the Small Business Administration also celebrated their 25th anniversary.

  • NEWS HEADLINESMore>>

  • Guam Medical Association plans to declare state of emergency for GMH

    Guam Medical Association plans to declare state of emergency for GMH

    The Guam Medical Association is calling an emergency meeting to declare a "state of emergency" for Guam's only Public Hospital. Dr. Vince Akimoto a member of GMA says they're proposing a legislative resolution to urge the Governor and Legislature to secur

    More >>

    The Guam Medical Association is calling an emergency meeting to declare a "state of emergency" for Guam's only Public Hospital. Dr. Vince Akimoto a member of GMA says they're proposing a legislative resolution to urge the Governor and Legislature to secur

    More >>
  • Should DOE be in charge of Sanchez renovations?

    Should DOE be in charge of Sanchez renovations?

    Dominating discussion at Tuesday's legislative session was a bill to put the Department of Education in charge of the procurement process for the long-delayed renovation of Simon Sanchez high school. Construction has been stalled for several years by protMore >>
    Dominating discussion at Tuesday's legislative session was a bill to put the Department of Education in charge of the procurement process for the long-delayed renovation of Simon Sanchez high school. Construction has been stalled for several years by protMore >>
  • Report: Zachary Dayrit was driving drunk

    Report: Zachary Dayrit was driving drunk

    The toxicology results are in for Zacharay Dayrit, the 23-year-old killed in a single car crash in Dededo earlier this month. According to the Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Aurelio Espinola, Dayrit was driving drunk. As reported, he was minutes from home wheMore >>
    The toxicology results are in for Zacharay Dayrit, the 23-year-old killed in a single car crash in Dededo earlier this month. According to the Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Aurelio Espinola, Dayrit was driving drunk. As reported, he was minutes from home wheMore >>
Powered by Frankly