Cantilan Bank's Tanya Hotchkiss to be honored as next-generation global development leader
Manila, Philippines – February 18, 2013 – Tanya P. Hotchkiss, Head of the Office of Strategic Management of Cantilan Bank, Inc., will be honored with a Devex Manila 40 Under 40 award for her outstanding work in the international development community in Manila.
Ms. Hotchkiss will be honored with other awardees at a private reception on Feb. 19 at the Zuellig Building in Makati City, where select government officials, corporate and NGO executives, and community leaders are expected to attend.
The Devex 40 Under 40 award highlights and celebrates the work of 40 young leaders in the international development community all under the age of 40 in cities around the world.
Following a public nominations process and rigorous review of more than 250 nominees, awardees were selected based on their influence on the development agenda and impact on development results in the Philippines and abroad.
Tanya P. Hotchkiss will join the distinguished ranks of past Devex 40 Under 40 winners such as U.S. Agency for International Development Administrator Rajiv Shah, Cherie Blair Foundation for Women CEO Henriette Kolb, Google’s Jared Cohen and Obama Administration Senior Foreign Policy Adviser Samantha Power.
Following successful 40 Under 40 events in London in 2011 and Washington, D.C., in 2010, Devex is proud to have selected the Philippines as the first emerging country to host this event.
Chevron is the founding sponsor of the Devex 40 Under 40. For more information, please visit the Manila 40Under 40 website at manila40.devex.com.
Devex is a membership organization delivering business information and recruiting services to the international development community, connecting 500,000 relief and development professionals to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, and enabling them to have more impact for more people. For more information, please visit www.devex.com or about.devex.com.
About Cantilan Bank
Cantilan Bank, Inc. is a rural bank established in 1980 offering a wide range of products and services through its 17 branches located across CARAGA and now also in Leyte. It was awarded by Landbank two years in a row as the best rural bank in CARAGA and is also considered as one of the top rural banks in the country today with total resources of P1.46 billion. As a community bank, it endeavors to provide a more inclusive financial system by reaching out to people in remote areas and providing access to financial services including financial education for the under-banked and unbanked segments of society. For more information, please visit www.cantilanbank.com.