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WOMEN IN BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT – Advancing Gender Balance In the Workplace

BUSINESSUITE Magazines Annual ranking of Jamaica’s leading businesswomen A woman of power: she is ambitious, a risk-taker, driven, determined, creative, a confident leader; she is unafraid to allow her passions to order her steps, or her gifts and talents to become her own personal calling card. Across Jamaica, there are powerful women in all sectors, so picking the 50 most powerful is a daunting task to say the least.

A Conversation with Kristine Thompson on Personal Branding and the Power of Cheese

Christine Wong Secures International Distributor For Eaton’s Line Of Products

Jamaican condiment and seasoning manufacturer King Pepper Products Limited has successfully re-entered the Canadian market and is now looking to capitalize on its recent achievements and expand outside of the diaspora base to the general market. Those comments from King Pepper CEO, Managing Director Christine Wong follow the company’s success in securing a distributor for […]

Standard Poor’s Downgrades Barbados For The Second Time In Six Months

“Jamaica Is Open For Business” Says Ambassador To The US

Jamaica is open for business.   Those were the words of Jamaica’s Ambassador to the United States, Audrey Marks at a recently held forum on investment opportunities in Jamaica in downtown Philadelphia.   Speaking to entrepreneurs in attendance, Ambassador Marks invited them to visit Jamaica to “take a look at” the various opportunities available for […]

Standard Poor’s Downgrades Barbados For The Second Time In Six Months

Businessuite Power 50 Women in Jamaican Business for 2018

BUSINESSUITE Magazine’s biennial ranking of Jamaica’s leading businesswomen provides a unique opportunity to secure an insight into the professional lives and activity of some of the most interesting and inspiring women in Jamaica’s private sector today. How we pick the Power 50 What qualities can adequately describe a woman of power and influence on a […]

A Conversation with Kristine Thompson on Personal Branding and the Power of Cheese

Hiring Right – Office Perks Fade, Attention to Personnel Doesn’t

With today’s low unemployment rate and skilled employees in high demand, it’s difficult to attract and retain outstanding employees at almost any level and of any age. It’s especially difficult finding and keeping those who represent the largest segment of the workforce–millennials. Part of the problem is that potential employees have a pretty clear insight […]

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COVER STORY: The Top 40 Most Powerful and Influential Women in Jamaican Business for 2016.

BUSINESSUITE Magazine’s annual ranking of Jamaica’s leading businesswomen provides a unique opportunity to secure an insight into the professional lives and activity of some of the most interesting and inspiring women in Jamaica’s private sector today. How we pick the Power 50 What qualities can adequately describe a woman of power and influence on a […]

A Conversation with Kristine Thompson on Personal Branding and the Power of Cheese

BUSINESSUITE Magazines Annual ranking of Jamaica’s leading businesswomen

26. Sancia Bennett Templer, President, JAMPRO Bennett-Templer has had a wealth of experience transforming the national airports, both the privatization of the Sangster International Airport and the expansion and upgrading project for the Norman Manley International Airport. She also has significant private sector experience and is regarded as a female pioneer in the shipping industry.

A Conversation with Kristine Thompson on Personal Branding and the Power of Cheese

BUSINESSUITE Magazines Annual ranking of Jamaica’s leading businesswomen

28. Audrey Marks, Managing Director, Paymaster She introduced the one-stop shop bill payments concept to Jamaica when she started Paymaster in 1997. Over the last 13 years, the company has grown from a single branch at Sovereign Plaza in Liguanea with one client and five employees, to 156 locations across the island with 52 clients and over 400 staff members. Marks is a former president of the American Chamber of Commerce and Former ambassador to the US.

A Conversation with Kristine Thompson on Personal Branding and the Power of Cheese

Amazon’s Kindle Fire: Designed with Women in Mind?

Is the SHEeconomy impacting the design and marketing of products? According to demographic analysis by comScore of tablet audiences in the United States (US), in the 3 month average ending June 2012, the Kindle Fire saw their audience skew distinctly female with 56.6% of its audience base represented by females. So with a plethora of tablets currently on the market, why has the Kindle Fire found favour with women in particular?

A Conversation with Kristine Thompson on Personal Branding and the Power of Cheese