CIN Lecture Series In NYC Expected To Draw Large Crowds With GraceKennedy’s CEO Don Wehby
NEW YORK – GraceKennedy CEO Don Wehby will be the featured presenter at the Caribbean International Network (CIN) TV 11th annual CIN Lecture Series which be held on Thursday, October 29, 2015 at the Schomburg Centre for Research in Black Culture in New York.
Don Wehby CEO of GraceKennedy is looking forward to speaking at the annual Lecture Series. Don’s presentation “Jamaica to the world…… the GraceKennedy story” will be an interesting and informative speech which traces Graces’ history from a small entrepreneurial company to its present growth as one of the Caribbean’s largest conglomerates. His talk will also focus on Graces’ challenges in entering the Hispanic market, one of the fastest growing food segments in the U.S.A.
Over the years the, CIN Caribbean Lecture Series has presented individuals of unique achievement and superior commitment to the political, economic and social advancement of the Caribbean region. Past presenters include two former Prime Ministers, P.J. Patterson and Edward Seaga, UCLA Professor Robert Hill, the late UWI distinguished Professor, Rex Nettleford, Lowell Hawthorne, CEO of Golden Krust Restaurants and R.G. Thwaites author, attorney and broadcaster.
The CIN Lecture Series also includes last year’s presenter Minister of Finance and Planning Dr. Peter Phillips who spoke to a standing room only audience.
Each year the Lecture Series attracts large audiences with each presentation rebroadcast on CINTV, reaching the over two million Caribbean-Americans in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. This year CIN will again stream the lecture live for worldwide audiences.
It will be a wonderful evening as the lecture will be preceded by a one hour cocktail reception in the foyer of the Schomburg.