Distinguished Citizen Dinner

2014 Distinguished Citizen Honoree
Maryles and Marc Casto
Founder, Casto Travel

2014 DCD Honorees Maryles and Marc Casto

Congratulations to our 2014 Distinguished Citizen Honorees. Maryles and Marc Casto.  We would like to thank them for their contributions to the community.

Maryles is Founder and Chairwoman of Casto Travel, celebrating 40 years in the business. A native of the Philippines, she began her career as a Flight Attendant for Philippines Airlines, quickly moving up to manager of in-flight services. After coming to the United States in 1968 and working for a travel agency, she launched Casto Travel in 1974 with clients like Apple, Intel and Kleiner Perkins. Casto’s travel growth began to achieve great success in the Silicon Valley and San Francisco.

Marc Casto is President & Chief Executive Officer of Casto Travel. He leads the company’s operations and directs strategic corporate planning, sales endeavors, and information technology development. His direct duties also include oversight and management of all international development, notably expansion within Asia through Casto Philippines, Inc.

Distinguished Citizen Dinner

If you would like to attend and or support our 2015 Distinguished Citizen Dinner, you may contact Development Director, Shannon Shaffer at Shannon.Shaffer@Scouting.org or 408.638.8333.


Thank you again to all those who supported last year’s event honoring Jon Ball.

The Silicon Valley Monterey Bay Council has honored many of the leading corporate and community leaders of Silicon Valley with the Distinguished Citizen Award.  This annual event raises awareness for Scouting as well as the necessary funds to serve over 13,000 youth in our community with lessons in character development, leadership and physical fitness.