Chao Family Foundations and Foremost Group Leader Angela Chao Recognized as Inspirational

July 2015

The lifelong accomplishments of Dr. James S.C. Chao and his wife, the late Mrs. Ruth Mulan Chu Chao, will be memorialized by the International Leadership Foundation’s (ILF’s) selection of their daughter, Deputy Chair of Foremost Group, Angela Chao, as recipient of its 2015 ‘Inspirational Leader Award’. The award will recognize Angela Chao’s work at the helm of the Chao Family Foundations, and especially for continuing the commitment and passion of her mother for providing economic opportunity for Asian Americans. Angela Chao’s leadership in the business and philanthropic arenas were further attributes cited by the ILF in the bestowing of this award.

World Journal sat down with the International Leadership Foundation (ILF) and The Honorable Elaine L. Chao, to discuss the organization’s recent awards to Dr. James S.C. Chao, founder of the Foremost Group, and his daughter, Angela Chao, Deputy Chair of the Foremost Foundation.