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Dominica Hotelier Calls for Resignation of LIAT’s Chairman

Mr. Gregor Nassief CaribPR Wire, PORSTMOUTH, Dominica, Mon. Aug. 19, 2013: Dominica hotelier, Gregor Nassief, has issued a second letter to LIAT, this time to the Chairman of LIAT’s Board of Directors, Mr. Jean Holder, calling for his resignation.  The letter, titled ‘Blameless and Shameless,’ calls for accountability in “what is probably LIAT’s worst operational crisis in its 56 year ...

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ANTIGUAN-BORN ALPHONSO LAKE APPOINTED AS CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER OF ELITE ISLAND RESORTS

Mr. Alphonso Lake DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. – August 16, 2013 – Robert Barrett, chairman and CEO of Elite Island Resorts, proudly announces that Antiguan-born Alphonso Lake has been promoted to Chief Information Officer (CIO). Formerly a systems and operations manager for the company, which is both a sales and marketing leader for the Caribbean travel industry and Antigua’s largest employer, ...

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The World’s Largest Message-in-a-Bottle is Lost at Sea

– Ask Caribbean locals to keep their eyes open OSLO, Norway, Aug. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – The story of the high-tech 30 feet long message-in-a-bottle, which uploaded pictures while crossing the Atlantic, has gained attention world wide, but last Sunday the bottle lost its satellite connection. Now the bottle is in the proximity of the Caribbean islands and the company behind ...

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National Safety Council Launches New Driver Safety Program in the Caribbean

Global safety leader introduces driving course for countries that drive on the left side of the road ITASCA, Ill., Aug. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – The National Safety Council, a global leader in driver safety training for almost 50 years, has launched the NSC Defensive Driving Course – Left Side of the Road for the Caribbean nations. This course is designed specifically ...

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Dominica Hotelier Calls for Executive Changes at LIAT

CaribPR Wire, PORSTMOUTH, Dominica, Mon. Aug. 12, 2013: Dominica hotelier Gregor Nassief has issued an open letter to the Board of Directors of regional airlines LIAT calling for an executive shake-up, insisting that “heads must roll.”  The letter complains of disastrous customer service over the past two months as well as disastrous public relations and the damage this is causing to the region and to fragile economies of island states ...

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Jamaica’s International Jazz Pianist Brings ‘One Love’ Vibrations To Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola, NYC

Jamaican-Born Jazz Great, Monty Alexander. CaribPR, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Aug. 6, 2013:  Monty Alexander, Jamaica’s legendary, international jazz pianist, will celebrate the 51st independence anniversary of his homeland with a return to Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola in New York City from August 14-18, 2013. Alexander and his Grammy-nominated Harlem-Kingston Express band,  will soar with his positive vibrations of ‘One ...

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Guggenheim Expands Its Global Dialogue with Phase 2 of the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative

Pablo León de la Barra Appointed Guggenheim UBS MAP Curator, Latin America NEW YORK, Aug. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – Richard Armstrong, Director, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Foundation, today announced that distinguished independent curator Pablo León de la Barra has been selected as Guggenheim UBS MAP Curator, Latin America. He is the second curator to have been chosen to participate in ...

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Verus International receives support of Central Bank of Barbados

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, July 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — The Central Bank of Barbados has confirmed that any misunderstanding regarding the status of Verus International has been clarified and resolved.  Verus International is in good standing to conduct its business in Barbados. In making the announcement, Governor of the Central Bank DeLisle Worrell explained, “Verus International has met all the criteria to ...

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Diplomatic Service Dog Opens Doors in Cuba and Fetches Cuban Student

Bergin University of Canine Studies Awards a Cuban Scholarship ROHNERT PARK, Calif., July 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Bergin University of Canine Studies Project Fidelity promotes International relations by awarding a scholarship to a Cuban student. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130719/DC49381) Bergin University of Canine Studies (BUCS) is the only fully accredited college in the world that offers degrees in Canine Life Sciences. Cuban scholarship ...

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Caribbean Trade Mission Trip To China Planned

The Chinese panel at the 2013 Avalon Invest Caribbean Now forum on June 5 in NYC. (Hayden Roger Celestin image) CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. July 12, 2013: Caribbean governments and top private sector executives in the tourism and investment sectors are being urged to participate in a 10-day trade mission to four top cities in China, set for ...

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