The 2009 Hot List: Top personalities of 2009
Chester Francis-Jackson, Gleaner Writer
1. Contractor General Greg Christie:
Anti-corruption czar - Man of the Year.
2. Brigitte Foster-Hylton:
Inspirational comeback - Woman of the Year.
3. Usain Bolt:
Internationally acclaimed record breaking performances that lifted the spirit and morale of the nation.
4. Jane Issa:
Style and design empress.
5. Kenny Benjamin:
A beacon of civility in a crude social environment!
6. Edith Allwood-Anderson:
Taught a thing or two about dogged determination being the art of the deal.
7. Chris Issa:
Gave Kingston a new landmark in the Spanish Court Hotel.
8. Asafa Powell:
Finally stepped up to the international podium at a big track meet.
9. Steve Ashley:
Positively impacting lives and judicial discourse with Association of Friends and Families Against Substance Abusers (AFAFOSA).
10. Ambassador Jesús Silva:
Staged the diplomatic coup of the year with the visit of King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia of Spain.
COMING NEXT WEEK: Biggest winners