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The Chao Family Headlines May 18, 2017 Guangzhou Daily

Guangzhou Daily Shines a Spotlight on Angela Chao The May 18 edition of Guangzhou Daily ran a feature story on Angela Chao and her family. Referring to Angela’s career as one of the few Chinese-American women in shipping, the article presented readers with a special story about the impressive accomplishments of Dr. James S.C. Chao [...]

By |July 17th, 2017|Angela Chao, Chao Family|Comments Off on The Chao Family Headlines May 18, 2017 Guangzhou Daily

Meeting with Minister Qiu Yuanping of the Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of the State Council

On March 28, Minister Qiu Yuanping of the Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of the State Council met with Ms. Angela Chao and her husband Mr. Jim Breyer.  Angela is Deputy Chairman of Foremost Group, and the daughter of Dr. James S.C. Chao, founder of Foremost Group. Minister Qiu said Dr. James S.C. Chao has built a successful business from [...]

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Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Center: HBS’s 1st Female-Named Building, 54 Years After the School’s 1st Female Student

In 2012, Chao family foundations made a generous gift to Harvard Business School (HBS). The funds were primarily to be used to cover construction costs for a new 90,000 square foot executive center on the HBS campus. The gift was made 50 years after the first female student was admitted to study at HBS. Next [...]

By |May 24th, 2016|Angela Chao, Chao Family, Contributions, Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Cen|Comments Off on Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Center: HBS’s 1st Female-Named Building, 54 Years After the School’s 1st Female Student

Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Foundation Recognized for Outstanding Achievement in Philanthropy

Chao Family and Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Foundation Receive Outstanding Achievement in Philanthropy Award from the US-China Policy Foundation On November 18, 2015 the US-China Policy Foundation held their annual Gala Dinner, which this year celebrated 20 years of dedication to improving the relationship between the two countries. The Foundation fosters improved understanding and communications [...]

By |November 29th, 2015|Angela Chao, Contributions|Comments Off on Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Foundation Recognized for Outstanding Achievement in Philanthropy

Chao Family Discusses US-China Relations

The Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy hosted a roundtable discussion in October, 2015 on the subject of the importance of East-West cultural and education exchanges. The Center invited three members of the Chao family—Dr. James S.C. Chao, former Labor Secretary Elaine Chao, and Deputy Chairman of the Foremost Group, Angela Chao—to share their thoughts on [...]

By |November 5th, 2015|Angela Chao, Contributions, Dr. James S.C. Chao, Elaine Chao|Comments Off on Chao Family Discusses US-China Relations

Angela Chao Discusses Her Journey to the Foremost Group with China Daily

In a recent interview with China Daily, Angela Chao spoke about her path to Deputy Chairman of the Foremost Group. She shared with China Daily reporter Li Jing the influences and side-steps that eventually brought her home to international shipping -- a field that had always inspired her. Angela Chao and her father Dr. [...]

By |October 28th, 2015|Angela Chao|Comments Off on Angela Chao Discusses Her Journey to the Foremost Group with China Daily

A New Scholarship Fund at Harvard College Means More Opportunities for Undergraduate Students

Following in the footsteps of her parents, Dr. James S.C. Chao and Ruth Mulan Chu Chao, Angela Chao has created a new scholarship program at her Alma Mater, Harvard College. The Ruth Mulan Chu and James Si-Cheng Family Undergraduate Scholarship Fund has been created through a donation from Angela Chao to enable qualified, financially needy [...]

By |August 19th, 2015|Angela Chao, Dr. James S.C. Chao, Harvard Business School|Comments Off on A New Scholarship Fund at Harvard College Means More Opportunities for Undergraduate Students

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

The Enduring Legacy of Mrs. Ruth Mulan Chu Chao to be honored by the International Leadership Foundation 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 Chairman of Foremost Group, Angela Chao, [...]

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Foremost Group Celebrates its 50th Year Anniversary

In 1964, Dr. James S.C. Chao commenced his international shipping business—Foremost Group. Half a century on, on December 19, 2014, at the Harvard Club in New York City, Dr. Chao was joined by his family and an international guest list of the world’s most influential corporate and government officials to celebrate 50 years of contributions [...]

By |January 10th, 2015|Angela Chao, Dr. James S.C. Chao, Elaine Chao|Comments Off on Foremost Group Celebrates its 50th Year Anniversary

Dr. James S. C. Chao, Elaine Lan Chao and Angela Chao Visited PKU

Elaine Lan Chao and Angela Chao On April 10, 2013, Dr. James S.C. Chao, president of Foremost Shipping Co. visited Peking University (PKU), together with his two daughters, Elaine Lan Chao, former minister of labor of the United States, and Angela Chao, vice president of Foremost Shipping Co. Dr. James S.C. Chao gave [...]

By |May 20th, 2013|Angela Chao, Dr. James S.C. Chao|0 Comments

Interview: Dr. James S.C. Chao, Elaine Chao, Angela Chao Speak with Sina.com

r. James S.C. Chao, Elaine Chao, Angela Chao Speak with Sina.com In a 2013 interview, Elaine Chao, Angela Chao and their father, Dr. James S.C. Chao, speak about the American Dream and how their investment in education contributed to the family’s success. Video  Transcript  

Dr. James S.C. Chao, Elaine Chao, Angela Chao Visit Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Memorial

Chao Family Visit Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Memorial Former U.S. Secretary of Labor Elaine Chao, sister Angela Chao, vice chairperson of Foremost Group, and father Dr. James S.C. Chao, chairperson of Foremost Group visited the Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Memorial Hall at the Shanghai Maritime University in April 2013. The Chao family met [...]

By |April 24th, 2013|Angela Chao, Dr. James S.C. Chao, Elaine Chao|0 Comments

Chao Family Visit SMU and Mulan Maritime Simulation Memorial Center

Chao Family at Shanghai Maritime University Memorial Dr. James S.C. Chao, Chairman of Foremost Shipping Group, Honorable Elaine L. Chao, former US Secretary of Labor, and Angela Chao, Deputy Chairman of Foremost visited SMU and the Mulan Maritime Simulation Memorial Center. They talked with the students who obtained the Scholarship granted by the [...]

By |April 20th, 2013|Angela Chao, Dr. James S.C. Chao|0 Comments

The Chao Family Meet Officials At Shanghai Jiao Tong University

The Chao Family Meet Officials At Shanghai Jiao Tong University Former U.S. Secretary of Labor Elaine Chao, sister Angela Chao, vice chairperson of Foremost Group, and father Dr. James S.C. Chao, chairperson of Foremost Group visited the Shanghai Jiao Tong University in April 2013. The family met with school officials – discussing their [...]

By |April 13th, 2013|Angela Chao, Dr. James S.C. Chao, Elaine Chao|0 Comments

Harvard University and Harvard Business School Receive $40 Million Donation

Nitin Nohria, Professor, Dean of the Faculty, Harvard Business School, Angela Chao, Deputy Chairman, Foremost Group, May Chao, Elaine L. Chao, U.S. Secretary of Labor 2001-2009, Dr. James Si-Cheng Chao, Chairman, Foremost Group, Christine Chao, Grace Chao, and Drew Faust, President of Harvard University; Lincoln Professor of HistoryPhoto: Susan Young From Dr. James [...]

Dr. James S.C. Chao and Angela Chao Visit SMU

On January 5, Dr. James S.C. Chao, Chairman of Foremost Shipping Group, and Miss Angela Chao, Deputy Chairman of Foremost visited SMU. Prof. Yu Shicheng, SMU President, Prof. Kong Fancun, SMU Vice President and Director of Shanghai Mulan Education Fundation, gave the guests a warm reception. The guests visited the Mulan Maritime Simulation Memorial Center, [...]

By |January 8th, 2012|Angela Chao, Dr. James S.C. Chao|0 Comments