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CMP003 - Interview with Brevard Nelson: Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer at Caribbean Ideas Limited
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.
CMP006 - The world is yours to Conquer with Ulric Warner - Chairman and Principal Consultant at People Solutions Plus
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
CMP005 - Interview with Dr. Patrick Hosein - Professor at the University of the West Indies and Electrical and Computer Science Expert
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.
CMP002 - Do it Right the first time with Rhett Chee Ping: Managing Director of Gordon Grant & Co. Ltd
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.
CMP089 - You're Not in the Boat Alone; featuring Peter Ganteaume - Deputy Chairman of Guardian Holdings Limited
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
CMP008 - Use these three D's to build your Career with Ian Narine - Financial and Investment Consultant; Director at FCB, NIB and TTSE
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
CMP013 - Learn the keys to a successful career with Lara Quentrall-Thomas - Founder and CEO of Regency Recruitment and Resources Limited
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
CMP014 - Build your BRAND and get noticed with Jason Julien - Deputy CEO-Business Generation of First Citizens Bank
Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor has a very strategic mind which he used to build an exceptional career in the area of Finance. The journey of his career started after he completed a B.Sc. in Management Studies from the University of the West, Indies where he graduated as the Valedictorian. Today has an MBA and is the holder of the coveted Chartered Financial Analyst designation he is using his talents and knowledge to assist various organizations in Trinidad and Tobago. Some of his previous positions include; • General Manager of First Citizens Investment Services Limited • Assistant Vice-President of Investments at Guardian Asset Management • President of the CFA society of Trinidad and Tobago • Chairman of the Airports Authority of Trinidad and Tobago At present • He holds the position of Deputy CEO of Business Generation at First Citizens. • Vice-Chairman of the Capital Market Development Initiative Committee under the sponsorship of the Central Bank of T&T • Lecturer in the Finance Faculty of the Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business. He was recently honoured as one of the “50 Distinguished UWI Alumni” by the UWI Alumni Association of Trinidad and Tobago as part of the St Augustine Campus’ 50th Anniversary celebrations. Ladies and Gentlemen…Caribbean Nation...let’s meet Mr. Jason Julien
CMP022 - Write the chapters of your life by following your Heart with Sunity Maharaj - MD of the Lloyd Best Institue of the West Indies
Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor has dedicated her life to journalism. She was introduced to the field as a young lady and never looked back. Her journey has seen her hold positions like Editor-in-Chief of the Trinidad Express, News Director of TV6 and Group Executive for Editorial & Content Development at One Caribbean Media. Today she is the Managing Director of the Lloyd Best Institute of the West Indies (LBIWI); an organization started by her late great husband. She is also editor of The Trinidad and Tobago Review, a media consultant, journalism lecturer, head of her own multi-media production company and a columnist with the Sunday Express. Ladies and Gentlemen…Caribbean Nation…Let’s meet Ms. Sunity Maharaj.
CMP012 - Dream BIG; but be careful who you tell with Dr. Patricia Elder - Founder and Executive Director of Elder Associates Limited
Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor is an expert when it comes to the provision of psychological services. She has dedicated the past 30 years learning about and implementing employee assistance and other psychological services to our culturally diverse communities. Her career began as a Psychology intern at the Friends Hospital in Pennsylvania, USA. As her career grew she held various portfolios such as, Senior Staff Psychologist and Clinical Director. She is the founder and Executive Director of Elder Associates Limited; the company, which she founded in 1993. Her company was accredited in 2013 by the Council on Accreditation (COA) as one of the outstanding providers of EAP Services in Trinidad and Tobago. She is the Regional Director for the Caribbean of the Institute for Forensic Psychology. She has published numerous academic papers; given a host of keynote addresses and is involved with various social and charitable groups Today she is considered as a leader and visionary in the delivery of comprehensive EAP and other mental health services in the Caribbean region. Ladies and Gentlemen…Caribbean Nation…Let’s meet Dr. Patricia Elder.