Tuesday with Ms. BARBADOS

Sunshine and a cool breeze made it a picture perfect day for sailing in Barbados. However, sipping cocktails and swimming with the turtles was not what Virgin Atlantic had in mind when they hosted six of their Flying Club Gold members on one of the fastest sailing boats in the world, Ms. BARBADOS. The 70ft trimaran, also sponsored by the …

Virgin Atlantic Ladies Polo team Let It Fly

The world of competitive polo is not easy, but these four women play it perfectly! UK players Hazel Jackson, Sarah Wiseman, Claire Brougham and Barbadian Vicki Gonzalez take the sport seriously, flying the flag high for women’s polo. Encouraging camaraderie, taking challenges and rallying together to win, is just part of the allure of the game. “The adrenaline from traveling …

Virgin Atlantic appoints new Commercial Manager for the Caribbean

August 11, 2014 Bridgetown, Barbados (August 11, 2014) – Virgin Atlantic has appointed Andre Bello as its new Commercial Manager, Caribbean. Bello is based in the Bridgetown office and takes the lead role in managing the Caribbean team. Bello has been with Virgin Atlantic since 2012 as the Caribbean’s Sales, Marketing and Communications Manager, leading his team to extraordinary growth …

Cabin Conversations Video Series

Virgo is excited to reveal a project we have been working on with our client Virgin Atlantic entitled “Cabin Conversations,” featuring some dynamic Caribbean game changers. While the Caribbean is home to these game changers; the world is their platform. In these intimate chats, they share those pivotal moments when they broke from the ordinary and took a path towards …

Smooth sailing with Virgin Atlantic

It’s easy to forget that until recently, the ease of keeping in touch as effortlessly and affordably as we do now, was something we could only dream of. And unlike many of us who use this modern luxury to keep in touch with family or friends, for the crew on the offshore racing boat “Ms. Barbados”, seamless communication is a …

Virgin Atlantic appoints new Commercial Manager for the Caribbean

August 11, 2014 Bridgetown, Barbados (August 11, 2014) – Virgin Atlantic has appointed Andre Bello as its new Commercial Manager, Caribbean. Bello is based in the Bridgetown office and takes the lead role in managing the Caribbean team. Bello has been with Virgin Atlantic since 2012 as the Caribbean’s Sales, Marketing and Communications Manager, leading his team to extraordinary growth …

The London Diary: Ten things I loved most

Sun, November 03, 2013 – 12:00 PM Ten things I loved most about London. 1: Travelling Upper Class on Virgin Atlantic from Barbados to Gatwick and falling asleep in those seats that convert to beds after my choice of two episodes of Big Bang Theory and the British documentary Anne Boleyn – England’s first Queen to be executed. 2: The …

The London Diary: Something for everyone

Wed, October 30, 2013 – 10:06 AM PLANNING ON THE traditional Miami, New York or Toronto trip next year? Think again. Put London on that schedule. Like many Barbadians, I perceived England, more specifically London, as the dreary, old, cold, dark place that we read about in novels and saw on the Sherlock Holmes movies. While those images wonderfully capture …