August 21, 2017 – Hagatna, Guam. The Board of Directors, Management and Staff are proud to announce that Bank of Guam has earned the Mercomm Annual Report Competition (ARC) Bronze Award for its 2016 Annual Report, “BankGuam Holding: Weaving The Thread That Binds Our Community.” [restrict]

Board Chair, President and Chief Executive Officer Lou A. Leon Guerrero congratulated the Bank’s Communications Department saying, “This is the first time the Bank has entered and won a prestigious international award for print medium. Our Communications Department team has shown that local talent can successfully produce stunning, prize-winning pieces that compete with the best globally. We are very proud of this award and happily share it with our community.”

Mercomm, Inc. is the world’s only independent awards organization dedicated to defining the standards of excellence in the communications fields and to recognizing the individuals whose work has made an outstanding contribution to their organization, corporation or client.

The International ARC Awards, organized by Mercomm, Inc., are globally recognized and provide a platform for the highest standards in the annual report industry. It is the world’s largest international competition honoring excellence in annual reports. Judged by their peers, the ARC Awards are considered the premier annual report competition.

The winning Annual Report can be viewed on the Bank’s website,

For additional information, please contact Jackie Marati at (671) 688-5305. [/restrict