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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
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.
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
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
CMP017 - Save; Invest and be True to yourself with Mariano Browne - Managing Director of Browne & Company Ltd
Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor has built an exceptional career in the area of Finance. He is a graduate of the University of the West Indies, St. Augustine Campus, with a degree in Economics; a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Certified Accountants (UK), and he also holds an MBA in Finance from the University of Wales/ Manchester Business School. He has over 25 years experience in finance and banking. He was Chief Executive Officer of the Bank of Butterfield, Barbados. He has served as president of both the Barbados Bankers Association and the Barbados Institute of Banking and Finance. With a special love of sport, our mentor was a Deputy Chairman of the Barbados National Sports Council. He has published and presented several papers on banking and finance, including a presentation on "Managing Banking Crisis" to the World Congress of Accounts held in Paris in October 1997. He has been involved not only in the planning and start-up of new financial institutions but has also been involved in several turnaround situations in the finance industry. In December of 2007, he was appointed Minister in the Ministry of Finance and in March 2009 he was appointed Minister of Trade and Industry in addition to his previous portfolio. Ladies and gentlemen…Let’s meet Mr. Mariano Browne.
CMP019 - The five P's approach to decision making with Richard Mark - Founder and Chairman of R. L. Mark & Company Ltd
Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor is an award winning entrepreneur. He started his business in 1986. Today he serves as the Executive Chairman of the Group. Under his leadership the company earned many awards for sales and service excellence and in 1998 he was chosen as the Ernst & Young’s “Entrepreneur of the Year” for Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean. He is a member of the Strategic Leadership Team of Congress Corporate and has served as a Board Member and adviser to a number of community-based and international organizations. He credits his success to his passionate application of biblical principles in the day-to-day operations of the businesses. He is a proud husband and father. Ladies and gentlemen…Caribbean Nation…let’s meet Mr. Richard Mark.
Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor is a high achiever who has had many successes in his career. He is a trained mathematician, statistician, operations research scientist and biometrician. He was also a Management Consulting pioneer when he founded Systems Caribbean Limited in 1977; which was sold in 2000 as the largest indigenous business development consulting firm in the Caribbean at that time. Today is operates as an independent change-engine consultant promoting the ManOBiz™ Matrix as an innovative Shepherding tool.
Ladies and gentlemen…Dr. Basil Springer.
CMP048 - Climbing Upwards in the night; featuring Lisa Ghany - Founder and Executive Director of Xceptional Events Limited
Our special guest and Caribbean mentor has spent the past 25 years developing and refining her areas of specialization. Today she is an expert when it comes to Corporate Event Management, Cross Cultural Communication, Protocol and Business Etiquette. She is a lecturer in Events Management at the University of the West Indies Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business and is a licensed Protocol and Etiquette consultant for the Washington school of Protocol. She is also the Founder and Executive Director of Xceptional Events Limited, a company she has been operating since 2008. Ladies and gentlemen…let’s meet Ms. Lisa Ghany.
CMP085 - Speak to Yourself Properly; featuring Conrad Enill - Group CEO at Eastern Credit Union Cooperative Society Limited
Our special guest and Caribbean Mentor is an expert in energy affairs and international finance with broad experience in policy design and implementation. He has held a number of executive positions including that of Chief Executive Officer, General Manager and Management Consultant with a number of regional organizations involved in the businesses of information technology, cooperatives, credit unions and insurance.
Ladies and gentlemen…Mr. Conrad Enill