A vivacious woman with substance, who graciously hurdled many tests and obstacles she encountered in life, and who immersed with the true and unselfish service to the Antiqueños as an Executive Assistant to     the Lady Governor of Antique is what Ms. Meredith Javier is really all about.

  The only Antiqueña to receive an award as one of the top ten (10) outstanding women of 2017 in Panay,       she  now emerges as among the illustrious contemporary woman achiever of the province.  “I am very happy and blessed because I am the only Antiqueña who got an award. It is a feather in my cap   as well as the province’s pride,” Ms. Javier said.  “As a woman, you have to strive harder; you have to excel in every field you would like to take and always come out as a winner and not a loser,” Javier added.
The other outstanding women awardees were Board Member Blesilda Perez Almalbis, Dolly Chua, Ma. Antonette Honrado Figueroa, Congresswoman Sharon Garin, Rosario Giesser, Vice Mayor Cecile Gumain, M.D., Rhea Inocencio Peñaflorida, Neptune Pitman and Atty. Leilani Trasadas. The Keep on Talking TV program in Iloilo City organized the said awarding ceremony.

The outstanding women’s award aims to identify and give recognition to women with extraordinary accomplishments towards positive change, creating a sustainable solution to every issues and concern and give contributions, efforts, and services to her society. The guest speaker of the prestigious awarding was Mr. Joel P. Longares, CEO and President of Atlas Shipping Company and presently an outstanding men 2017 awardee.

Mr. Longares also congratulated the awardees.

“ There is no impossible, dream big and never stop until you succeed,” he said. The awarding ceremony was held at SM City Iloilo last August 12, 2017.