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Caribbean-American Elected Chair of the Broward Housing Council

Caribbean-American Elected Chair of the Broward Housing Council

Habitat Broward’s Marcia Barry-Smith Elected Chair of the Broward Housing Council FORT LAUDERDALE – Marcia Barry-Smith, Director of Community Outreach and Program Services for Habitat for Humanity of Broward, has been elected Chair of the Broward Housing Council.  “To be elected by the Council for this role is an honor. There are complex issues that must be […]

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Barbados Hotelier Takes Over As New CHTA President

Barbados Hotelier Takes Over As New CHTA President

MIAMI – Barbados hotelier Patricia Affonso-Dass took up office as the new President of the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) on Friday, June 22nd. Karolin Troubetzkoy, the regional trade association’s outgoing president, handed over the gavel to Affonso-Dass in an emotional transition at CHTA’s Annual General Meeting during which she was hailed for her […]

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Jamaica’s Technology Minister Receives Inaugural Leadership Award

Jamaica’s Technology Minister Receives Inaugural Leadership Award

By Derrick Scott NEW YORK – Jamaica’s Minister of Science, Energy and Technology Dr. the Hon Andrew Wheatley has lauded the Jamaica College Old Boys Association of New York (JCOB-NY) for its significant contribution to the advancement of science and technology in the Diaspora and Jamaica. “I welcome the focus of your organization on implementing […]

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Caribbean Bar Association Congratulates Renatha S. Francis on Her Historic Appointment

Caribbean Bar Association Congratulates Renatha S. Francis on Her Historic Appointment

Jamaican-born Judge Renatha S. Francis Elevated to Miami-Dade Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court MIAMI – The Caribbean Bar Association congratulates Hon. Judge Renatha S. Francis on her appointment by Governor Rick Scott to the Circuit Court of the Eleventh Judicial District serving Miami-Dade County, Florida. Judge Francis’s promotion to the Circuit Court in June 2018 follows her initial appointment by Governor Scott to […]

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Christopher Dobson Promoted to District Sales Manager, Midwest for Jamaica Tourist Board

Christopher Dobson Promoted to District Sales Manager, Midwest for Jamaica Tourist Board

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Christopher Dobson has been promoted to the post of District Sales Manager, Midwest USA the Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) in the JTB’s Regional Office. His appointment becomes effective July 01, 2018. As District Sales Manager, Midwest USA, Mr. Dobson will be based in Chicago, and brings to his new role more than two decades of experience as a […]

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Caribbean-American Attorney Marlon Hill a Miami Southridge 2018 Alumni Hall of Fame inductee

Caribbean-American Attorney Marlon Hill a Miami Southridge 2018 Alumni Hall of Fame inductee

MIAMI – As we celebrate Caribbean-American Heritage Month 2018, we salute prominent Caribbean-American attorney, Miami Hill of the law firm, Hamilton Miller & Birthstall who will be among the Miami Southridge Alumni Hall of Fame 2018 inductees at the the 2nd annual Alumni Gala on June 8th 2018. The Miami Southridge Alumni Association will be inducting […]

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Caribbean American, Kobie Alleyne Earns Presidential Scholarship to Berklee College of Music

Caribbean American, Kobie Alleyne Earns Presidential Scholarship to Berklee College of Music

MIAMI – Caribbean American musician and steel pan protégé, Kobie Alleyne, was selected as a Presidential Scholar at Berklee College of Music commencing this fall, September 2018. Kobie is a first generation Caribbean American of Trinidad & Tobago descent.  Kobie was raised in a family of steel pan musicians and played a role as a member […]

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North Miami Officials to Honor Fr. Rev. Reginald Jean-Mary at Hall of Fame Ceremony

North Miami Officials to Honor Fr. Rev. Reginald Jean-Mary at Hall of Fame Ceremony

North Miami – The North Miami City Council will induct Rev. Father Reginald Jean-Mary into the Citizens’ Hall of Fame for his plentiful contributions to the North Miami community on Thursday, May 31st. The ceremony and reception will take place at the Joe Celestin Center, located at 1525 NW 135 Street, North Miami. “Fr. Jean-Mary is a […]

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Haitian-American Med Student Making Strides to Change Hospice Reputation

Haitian-American Med Student Making Strides to Change Hospice Reputation

MIAMI – Stevenson Chery, an Haitian-American student who attended undergraduate college at the University of Central Florida and medical school at Florida International University, was recently awarded the 2018 VITAS Healthcare Scholarship. The scholarship is designed to reduce the burden of medical education debt for a student at FIU’s Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine (HWCOM) […]

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The Caribbean American Cultural Arts Foundation Announces 2018 Honorees

The Caribbean American Cultural Arts Foundation Announces 2018 Honorees

Supporting Hurricane Recovery & Educational Mentorship Programs at the Opulent Four Seasons Hotel Atlanta, GA June 23, 2018 ATLANTA – The Caribbean American Cultural Arts Foundation will celebrate a distinguished list of honorees at the first annual Captains of Industry Celebration at the luxurious Four Seasons Hotel Atlanta on Saturday, June 23, at 6 p.m. The highly anticipated […]

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