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  • 2015-07-13

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    CMP003 - Interview with Brevard Nelson: Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer at Caribbean Ideas Limited

    Tags: male trinidad marketing entrepreneur

    Brevard is the Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer at Caribbean Ideas Limited. He has a unique blend of marketing communications talent, web development and IT expertise, seasoned with an entrepreneurial spirit. In 2001, his passion for technology lead him to start his first web development business but in 2007 his entrepreneurial journey would accelerate exponentially when he co-founded Caribbean Ideas Ltd with his high school friend and they never looked back since. In 2015 Caribbean Ideas was nominated and select for the Hidden Champions Project award of the Inter-American Investment Corporation. Part of the award gave Brevard the opportunity to represent his company at the IDB-IIC conference in Busan, South Korea.


  • 2015-08-03

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    CMP006 - The world is yours to Conquer with Ulric Warner - Chairman and Principal Consultant at People Solutions Plus

    Tags: male trinidad human resources consultant corporate

    Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor is a high achiever. He has held various positions of leadership in various companies and in various countries. His working experience in Human Resources at the executive level spans more than 25 years and within several industries including energy, manufacturing and financial services. His previous positions include; • Manager of Strategy and Administration at Phoenix Park Gas Processors Limited. • Vice President of Human Resources at Atlantic LNG • Vice President of Administration and Corporate Support Services at Unit Trust Corporation He is currently • Chairman and Director in four family businesses • Vice Chairman of the Heroes Foundation • Board Member of Cuna Caribbean and Cuna Jamaica • He lectures on the MBA programs at the ALJ Graduate School of Business • And also a dedicated husband and father Ladies and Gentlemen…Caribbean Nation…Let’s meet Mr. Ulric Warner


  • 2015-07-27

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    CMP005 - Interview with Dr. Patrick Hosein - Professor at the University of the West Indies and Electrical and Computer Science Expert

    Tags: male trinidad academia engineer

    Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor is an electrical and mathematical genius. He has 5 degrees from MIT including a PhD in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. He has worked with some of the major cellular companies in the world like AT&T, Ericsson and Huawei. He has been granted 39 international patents in telecommunications and wireless communications with 42 still pending. He was contracted by TSTT to head the team responsible for bringing internet to T&T for the first time. He is currently the CEO of the Trinidad and Tobago Network Information Centre which manages the .tt domain; A Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers; A Professor at the UWI and one of the 2015 awardees of the Anthony Sabga Caribbean Awards for Excellence for his work in Science and Technology Ladies and Gentlemen…Caribbean Nation…Let’s meet Professor Patrick Hosein.


  • 2015-07-12

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    CMP002 - Do it Right the first time with Rhett Chee Ping: Managing Director of Gordon Grant & Co. Ltd

    Tags: male shipping trinidad corporate

    Rhett Chee Ping has held various positions of leadership; whether it is in the pool as a former National Swimmer, or on the field where as a player and rugby coach he led Trinidad and Tobago to the Caribbean Rugby Championship or in business where he is the President of the Shipping Association of Trinidad and Tobago and is currently the Managing Director of Gordon Grant and Co. Limited. Rhett is knowledgeable in the shipping industry. He tackles challenges head on with a degree of toughness and straightforwardness that’s very refreshing.


  • 2017-06-05

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    CMP089 - You're Not in the Boat Alone; featuring Peter Ganteaume - Deputy Chairman of Guardian Holdings Limited

    Tags: male trinidad audit finance accounting corporate

    Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor has had a distinguished career in finance, accounting and audit since qualifying in June 1969 as a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales. He is a former Senior Partner of PwC until 1999. He also served as a member of the Board of Directors of the American Chamber of Commerce of Trinidad & Tobago. Today he is the Deputy Chairman of Guardian Holdings Limited and Chairman of a number of its subsidiaries including Guardian Life of the Caribbean Limited.

    Ladies and gentlemen… let’s meet Mr. Peter Ganteaume


  • 2015-07-12

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    CMP001 - Introducing the show with Joel Millington

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    This is the first episode of The Caribbean Mentors Podcast. In the session I explain the concept and format of the show. I also talk about my reasons for starting the podcast and give some information about my background.


  • 2015-08-17

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    CMP008 - Use these three D's to build your Career with Ian Narine - Financial and Investment Consultant; Director at FCB, NIB and TTSE

    Tags: male trinidad finance corporate

    Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor has a very keen understanding of money and how it works. He has spent the past 20+ years working in the areas like Accounting, Auditing, Corporate Finance, Risk Management and Investment Strategy to name a few. He is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and a Member of the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments. He has held leadership roles at the subsidiary level of four publicly listed companies in Trinidad and Tobago and is currently a director of the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange, First Citizen’s Bank Limited, and is a member of the Investment Committee of the National Insurance Board, Trinidad & Tobago. • He is a Columnist for the Business Guardian where he has written over 500 articles • A regular speaker at investment seminars throughout the Caribbean • A regular panelist on TV concerning the National Budget • And a founding member of the Securities Dealers Association of T&T Ladies and Gentlemen…Caribbean Nation…let’s meet Mr. Ian Narine


  • 2016-12-19

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    CMP059 - Treat people as you would like to be treated; featuring Carl Beviere - GM of Sandals, Jamaica

    Tags: male tourism chef jamaica corporate

    Our special guest and Caribbean mentor has become a leader in the tourism sector.

    He started off his career as an aspiring young chef determined to make his mark. His career has seen him hold several managerial and executive positions in the tourism sector within the Caribbean.Today he holds the esteemed position of General Manager at Sandals Montego Bay, Jamaica. He’s a community activist and football enthusiast

    Ladies and gentlemen…let’s meet Mr. Carl Beviere


  • 2015-09-21

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    CMP013 - Learn the keys to a successful career with Lara Quentrall-Thomas - Founder and CEO of Regency Recruitment and Resources Limited

    Tags: female trinidad human resources entrepreneur

    Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor is an expert when it comes to the provision of human resource and recruitment management services; and she has a successful company as proof. She is the founder and CEO of ‘Regency Recruitment and Resources Limited' which she started in 1996 Her company now stands as the nation’s leading employment agency providing administrative and support personnel to local and multinational companies across the region. She is the founder and first President of the Association of Female Executives of T&T. The youngest regional Rotary District Governor and a director on numerous boards like AMCHAM and the British Caribbean Chamber of Commerce just to name a few. She also utilizes her talents to assists various social and charitable groups. Ladies and Gentlemen…Caribbean Nation…Let’s meet Ms. Lara Quentrall-Thomas


  • 2015-09-07

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    CMP011 - Don't Dishonor yourself by Quitting with Francis Wade - Founder of Framework Consulting

    Tags: male human resources consultant jamaica entrepreneur

    Our special guest and Caribbean mentor is on a mission to make the Caribbean workplace more productive. His mission started in 1993 when he left AT&T Bell Labs internal consulting unit and started Framework Consulting Inc. in Jamaica; with the purpose of bringing management best practices and techniques back to the Caribbean after spending 21 years in the USA. Since that time his firm has published several white papers, e-books, websites, newspaper articles and videos under his leadership. Throughout the years our mentor has also seen himself become an author, a columnist, a podcaster, a keynote speaker and a management coach. Ladies and Gentlemen...let's meet Mr. Francis Wade