Virgin Atlantic leadership workshop led by author Steve Jacobs

Virgin Atlantic built on their successful “Business Is an Adventure series” with a workshop led by author Steve Jacobs an international organizational cultural change coach. He focused on key practices and tips that leaders of any size organization could use to close what he called, “the knowing-doing gap.” Using behavioural science as his base, Jacobs provided tips on organizational improvements, …

Sandy Lane Charitable Trust Website

The Sandy Lane Charitable Trust (SLCT) has been around for over 13 years, yet most Barbadians do not know just how many underprivileged children’s lives the Trust has changed. The SLCT currently disperses over 4 million dollars annually and, since inception, has donated over 30 million Barbados dollars to fund multiple causes, whether it be educational, medical or community based …

Rock Hard Cement Donation

Regional Cement company Rock Hard Cement has donated a significant amount of cement to aid with rebuilding efforts in Dominica following the widespread destruction caused by Hurricane Maria. Operations Manager of Rock Hard Cement, Darren Mathews made the disclosure earlier this week after the materials were safely received in Dominica along with other building materials and donated food items. “Rock …

RUBIS Caribbean has finally moved into its new home at One RUBIS Plaza!

On June 28th, RUBIS Caribbean, hosted the opening ceremony for its new state-of-the-art headquarters at One RUBIS Plaza in Welches, St Thomas in Barbados. Specially invited guests were treated to delicious hors d’oeuvres and sipped on bubbly as CEO, Mauricio Nicholls, reflected on RUBIS’s progress so far in the Caribbean., The Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister with responsibility …

‘Rock Hard’ Cements Title Sponsorship of Tridents for 2017

Regional cement company, Rock Hard Cement, has extended its title sponsorship of the Tridents Pride of Barbados T20 Cricket Team for the 2017 edition of the Hero Caribbean Premier League. The Tridents Pride of Barbados T20 cricket franchise participated under the sponsorship of Rock Hard for the first time in 2016. Commenting on the partnership, Favienne Burnett, Rock Hard’s Regional Administration Manager, said, “Rock …

Virgin Atlantic Commercial Manager

Andre Bello, Virgin Atlantic’s Commercial Manager, Caribbean sat down with Maco’s MPeople Barbados magazine to talk about his journey at Virgin Atlantic so far and what drives success. He also answered some cool rapid fire questions! Read more of the interview here.

WIBISCO and Tridents play together

The Barbados Tridents will have the support of one of Barbados’ iconic brands as they prepare for the 2017 Caribbean Premier League. WIBISCO’s Shirley biscuits have signed on with the team as a sponsor for this year’s campaign. During a recent meet and greet between the sponsors and members of the team, Abigail Brown, WIBISCO’s Brand Manager, heralded the partnership. …