#MentorMonday offers practical advice for your BIG ideas. We are a community of entrepreneurs that meets for encouragement, positivity, laughs and a few drinks on Monday nights. As such we invite sponsors that add value to these conversations about our BIG dreams.
Recently we had a show featuring Cedella Marley and Caribbean Heritage Month on #MentorMonday. We’d like to take time to introduce you to those sponsors as well as tell you a little about their sites. You can click on any logo to find more information.
A special shout out goes to Caribbean Fortress Ltd for the Cedella Marley interview. Without their dedication to bringing value to the Caribbean Heritage Month conversation, #MentorMonday wouldn’t have had that wonderful island insight to bring to our audience.
Caribbean Fortress Ltd is working to “connect the dots” among Professionals. Investors. Entrepreneurs (P.I.Es) with premium business mixers and events, across industries, in the Caribbean region.
Air Turks & Caicos began in 1991 as InterIsland Airways Charter Service. In 2003 the Turks and Caicos Government started a push toward regional and international development and it seemed that the time had come for the Turks and Caicos to have its own airline. Still the only scheduled airline serving all the Outer Islands today, Air Turks & Caicos also serves several key international destinations, with daily scheduled flights to multiple cities in Haiti, the Dominican Republic, Jamaica and the Bahamas.
Elite Island Resorts offers an impressive collection of all-inclusive Caribbean resorts and the best variety in Caribbean vacations; your perfect all inclusive Caribbean holiday is just a call or click away. We specialize in relaxing escapes, honeymoons, weddings, and spa holidays, ideal for couples, families, friends, and groups.
The Spanish Court is your premier hotel in Kingston, Jamaica. Whether you’re traveling on business, taking a romantic getaway, or vacationing with the family, The Spanish Court offers a wide array of exceptional services and amenities, as well as a prime location in the heart of New Kingston, sure to please the most discerning individual. At The Spanish Court, we are dedicated to providing you with incomparable comfort, convenience, and luxury.
Pop-Up Gourmet Jamaica takes you on a never ending epicurean experience across Jamaica – from delicious recipes and trendy, hot & new ‘foodie’ spots to Jamaican Chefs insights and extraordinary Gourmet Experiences across the island. We keep you up to date on the latest in Food & Beverage Trends and Events – in Jamaica and abroad and more! Want to know more about Jamaican Cuisine? Why not join us on a Culinary Tour on your next visit to Jamaica? Come Experience, Taste & Enjoy Jamaica!
Lillie and Ivan Cowan established Lillan Ltd in 1982. Lillan is a dynamic, privately owned company dedicated to providing the highest quality meats, fish, grains, and pickled meats to Jamaican consumers. It was born out of a commitment to provide a cheaper alternative to wholesalers and grocery stores with the highest integrity. To date both Peter and Andrea have endeavored to fulfill the dreams of their parents, providing only the very best service, which can be clearly validated by their rapid growth in a very competitive, challenging environment.
When the escaped Maroon slaves needed to preserve their meats in the 1700’s, they turned to the process of jerking and slow roasting. Dr. Dread perfected the process and now Dr. Dread’s Famous Jamaican Jerk is now available after all these years for all to enjoy.
A native of Kingston, Jamaica, Nadia DeMessa was born into a family of bakers. In 2005, Nadia took note of the growing popularity of food trucks and decided to implement her own mobile operation, Yum Yum Cupcake & More. With a full industrial kitchen in Decatur, GA, Nadia has recently expanded her operation to include extensive catering services. Nadia’s renowned dessert tables can be found at corporate and private events all around Atlanta. In addition to her signature cupcakes, Nadia offers a wide variety of gourmet cakes, pies, ice cream and pastries.
Written and Published by Caribbean people, CaribbeanPOSH.com is the voice of the global Caribbean Woman. Still an evolving niche publication, it was founded in 2005 by Virgin Island native, Janette Brin. Each month, CaribbeanPOSH.com provides a diverse assortment of articles that offer an in-depth look at issues and things of interests to the Caribbean Woman. Their features cover Fashion & Beauty, Culture & Lifestyle, and Music & Entertainment.
Bryan’s Bookstores Limited (formerly BCR University Bookstore Limited) started at the University of Technology, Jamaica catering mainly to the campus community by providing textbooks, trade books, snacks, stationery and other supplies. Their product range is consistent with their motto ‘Nourish and Excite Your Mind,’ and they offer a wide range of books and other materials that promote good morals, values and attitudes especially targeted to children and young adults.
Tropic Isle Living was launched in 1992 with the conviction to bring to market a range of Jamaican herbs and herbal products valued for generations for their benefits to the hair, skin and body. Our flagship product is Jamaican Black Castor Oil which we have successfully transformed into a hair food, conditioner, soap, and body butter. We are also proud of our Jamaican aromatherapy herbal bath and body oil collection. This collection was inspired by Jamaica’s “bush bath” tradition where herbal baths were and continues to be used for healing and spiritual purposes.
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