2019 Business Person of the Year event tomorrow: ‘Thank you sponsors!’

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(Press Release) — The Saipan Chamber of Commerce would like to thank the generous sponsors of the 2019 Business Person of the Year Gala, who are all contributing to the success of the “Roaring Twenties” themed gala on January 25, 2020.

Event sponsors, who are contributing with financial or in-kind support of the event, include Coca-Cola Beverage Co. (Micronesia)/Foremost Foods, D&Q Distributors, D&R Visuals, E-land Group/Pacific Islands Club Saipan, Marianas Pacific Distributors or Marpac and TopNotch.

One of the highlights of the evening is the silent auction with items contributed by chamber members. There are over 10 silent auction packages, with prizes such as one United Airlines roundtrip ticket valid for travel between Guam/Saipan, Micronesia and U.S via Honolulu; a Samsung Galaxy Note 10 plus 3 months free wireless service; a Vizio 50” D-Series Class 1080P LED TV, a 55” Samsung UHD TV 6 Series NU6950, and much, much more thanks to silent auction sponsors.

Silent auction sponsors, whose donations will help raise money for scholarships and educational programs, include 500 Sails, Angil Design, Calvo’s Insurance, DFS T Galleria, Fiesta Resort & Spa, IT&E, J.C. Tenorio Enterprises, Kanoa Resort Saipan, Let’s Go Tours, Marianas Business Plaza, Marianas Pacific Distributors, Pacific Islands Club Saipan, Pacific Trading Company, Triple J Saipan, and United Airlines.

Nominee sponsors ensured the attendance of nominees by sponsorship of tickets, which include Aon Insurance, Hyatt Regency Saipan, and the CNMI Board of Education.

Table sponsors of the event include Calvo’s Insurance, Docomo Pacific, Fiesta Resort & Spa, IT&E, J.C. Tenorio Enterprises, Pacific Island Club Saipan, Tan Holdings, and Triple J Saipan.

Additional thanks to the Northern Marianas College Business Club for volunteering their time to support the event.

The winner of the 2019 Business Person of the Year will be honored during the evening, as well as the 2019 Small Business of the Year, 2019 Nonprofit of the Year, 2019 Saipan Young Professional of the Year, and 2019 Chamber Member of the Year.

Tickets must be purchased in advance. Tickets are $100 per person and include a formal sit-down dinner, networking, and a night celebrating the movers and shakers of our community. To purchase tickets, please contact the office before 12 noon, Friday, 1/24 by emailing Noelani McMahon at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., calling 234-7150, or visiting the chamber on the 3rd floor of the Marianas Business Plaza, Suite #315.


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