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Entrepreneurs looking to meet investors or do business in the Caribbean have just days left to book their spot for the 2012 Invest Caribbean Now forum. The power forum, a partnership between digital media company, Hard Beat Communications and the Caribbean Tourism Organization during Caribbean Week in NYC, will include as this year's panelists: Jonathan S. Blue, Chairman & Managing Director, Blue Equity, LLC. and CEO of Cool Petroleum; Jay Yeo, President, Solamon Energy Corp.; Lisa Lake, Chief Development Director, Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship - Caribbean; Jean Arnell, vice president of the French Saint Martin Chamber of Commerce, Hon. Minister of Tourism of St. Kitts and Chairman of the Caribbean Tourism Organization, Ricky Skerritt; and an official of the US Department of Commerce's International Trade Commission.
The Southern Florida Minority Supplier Development Council (SFMSDC) will host its 25th Annual Business Expo on March 11th-12th at the Broward County Convention Center, 1950 Eisenhower Boulevard, Ft. Lauderdale, from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.
‘Expressions’ Caribbean-American Exhibition / Trade Show kicks off Caribbean-American Heritage Month and brings together numerous Individuals and Businesses of Caribbean and American Backgrounds. The Annual ‘Expressions’ Caribbean-American Exhibition/Trade Show comes to you on June 6th 2012, at the Signature Grand, in Davie, Florida. Join us as we celebrate Caribbean-American Heritage Month and a Nostalgic Salute to Jamaica and the Republic of Trinidad & Tobago….... countdown to their 50th Anniversary of Independence. This signature event is designed to bring together the Caribbean and American people and to showcase and promote the rich culture that we share. “A unique concept of combining diverse groups of businesses, to showcase their products and services at one fabulous event, a great package” says Elizabeth Burns the producer and planner.
Investment opportunities in the emerging market of the Caribbean region will help usher in Caribbean American Heritage Month in the United States this June as the Invest Caribbean Now Power Forum returns to the Big Apple. The event, set for the Marriott Marquis in Times Square New York City on June 6th from 7:30 to 10 a.m., is a partnership between digital media company, Hard Beat Communications and the Caribbean Tourism Organization, the regional tourism arm.
Suzette D. Rochester, Manager, Victoria Mutual Building Society (VMBS) - Florida Representative Office is obviously elated at receiving one of the coveted 50 Business Achievers Awards from Marie Gill, President, Jamaica USA Chamber of Commerce (USACC). The Occasion was the 7th Annual Recognition Luncheon &  Trade Forum, held recently at the Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa in Hollywood, Florida.