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Successful Jamaican Entrepreneur: Khary Robinson

Tweet Ever since the 1940s, Jamaica has suffered from a mass movement of intellectuals and professionals to more developed nations in order to find employment.  No doubt, this continuous “brain drain” has interrupted the flow of productivity and real entrepreneurial success. The fact remains, though, that Jamaica has failed to attract these Jamaicans who are […]

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Successful Entrepreneur: Gordon “Butch” Stewart

Tweet Jamaica, a country of nearly 3 million inhabitants and over 2 million expatriates has produced many successful business men and women. The Honorable Gordon “Butch” Stewart OJ, CD, Hon. LLD, is arguably the most notable of these successful entrepreneurs. In 1968, at the startup of his first company, Stewart set in motion an entrepreneurial […]

Jamaican Entrepreneur: Photographer David Muir

Tweet Jamaican photographer David Muir recently held the official launch of his book  “Pieces Of Jamaica” at the Sheraton Suites in Plantation Florida. According to his website piecesofjamaica.net “‘Pieces of Jamaica™, The Real Rock Edition’ is the perfect keepsake to celebrate Jamaica’s 50th anniversary of independence, whether you’re a Jamaican living on the rock or […]

Reality TV Star and Entrepreneur Peter Thomas

Tweet Controversial, no-nonsense, driven and sexy are but a few of the words used to describe the 50-something-year-old August Town, Jamaican-born reality TV star and entrepreneur Peter Thomas. Some would agree that Thomas, son of Thadeus and Eugene Thomas, who left Jamaica in 1973 at the age of 13, is currently the most famous Jamaican […]