Tag: Award winners

Nagma Walker Named “Hotelier Of The Year”

Nagma Walker Named “Hotelier Of The Year”

The Bermuda Hotel Association announced that Mrs. Nagma Walker, General Manager of the Reefs Hotel in Southampton, has been named as the 2013 Hotelier of the Year. Mrs. Walker was honored by her colleagues at the recent Annual Bermuda Hotel Association luncheon which took place on Thursday, 11th December 2014 at the Beau Rivage Restaurant, Newstead... Read more of this article

Stephen Catlin Named Insurance Hall of Famer

Stephen Catlin Named Insurance Hall of Famer

Stephen Catlin — Chief Executive of Bermuda-based Catlin Group Limited –will be the 2015 Insurance Hall of Fame Award recipient, the International Insurance Society [‘IIS’] has announced. The Insurance Hall of Fame Award pays tribute to persons who have made a broad, encompassing and lasting contribution to the insurance industry and... Read more of this article

Author Nominated For NAACP Image Award

Author Nominated For NAACP Image Award

Author Toni Ann Johnson, who has Bermudian roots, has been nominated for an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work by a Debut Author for her book “Remedy for a Broken Angel.” “Remedy for a Broken Angel” — which features Bermuda —  is Ms. Johnson’s debut novel, and was published on June 10, 2014 by Nortia Press... Read more of this article

2014 Technology Innovation Award Winners

2014 Technology Innovation Award Winners

The Ministry of Education and Economic Development announced the winners of the Technology Innovation Awards [TechAwards] for 2014. “Inaugurated in 2006, TechAwards continue to prove, year after year, that not only is Bermuda an epicentre of technology and e-business in the region, but that, perhaps more importantly, it remains a global leader... Read more of this article

Imagine Bermuda Applauds Malala Yousafzai

Imagine Bermuda Applauds Malala Yousafzai

Imagine Bermuda has joined the world in applauding Malala Yousafzai for receiving the Nobel Peace Prize. A spokesperson said, “The 17 year-old girl from Pakistan has become the youngest ever recipient of this prestigious award. She shares it with the Indian campaigner against child-labour, Kailash Satyathi. “Malala has been recognized by... Read more of this article

Ten Athletes Inducted Into Sports Hall Of Fame

Ten Athletes Inducted Into Sports Hall Of Fame

The 2014 Hall of Fame took place at the Fairmont Southampton this weekend, with ten of the island’s finest athletes inducted into the Hall of Fame. The ten inducted were, Reuben Alias, Colin Blades, Shaun Goater, Brendan Ingham, Granville Nusum, Dr. David Saul, George Sousa, Gerry Swan, C.V. Jim Woolridge and Rupert Scotland.2014 Hall of Fame... Read more of this article

Video: Maia Steele Wins Cardboard Challenge

Video: Maia Steele Wins Cardboard Challenge

The Bermuda Homeschoolers have captured the grand prize in the 2014 Global Cardboard Challenge, with a video — done by  Maia Steele – released by the contest’s organizers showcasing the many creative cardboard endeavors. The contest’s website says, “The results of the 2014 Global Cardboard Challenge Video Contest are... Read more of this article

The Banker Names Butterfield “Bank Of Year”

The Banker Names Butterfield “Bank Of Year”

On Friday, 28 November, international banking industry publication, The Banker, named The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited and Butterfield Bank [Cayman] Limited the recipients of its Bank of the Year 2014 Awards in Bermuda and the Cayman Islands. This is the second consecutive year that Butterfield has been named “Bank of the Year” in... Read more of this article

Video: Jiketsu Centre Hosts Awards Ceremony

Video: Jiketsu Centre Hosts Awards Ceremony

Jiketsu Foundation, the charity arm of Jiketsu Centre, has recently presented awards, scholarships and certifications to deserving students, facilitators and teachers of their many current programmes. Krysten Burrows who studies Mixed Martial Arts [MMA] has received the award for Deportment Youth/Adult. In the Tiny Tots Youth Martial Arts programme,... Read more of this article

6 Bermuda Women Make Business Power List

6 Bermuda Women Make Business Power List

[Updated] Six local business executives have made Citywealth’s recently released “Power Woman Top 200″ list, with Angela Burchall, Helen Cooper, Linda Longworth, Vanessa Schrum, Diane Stirling, and Michelle Wolfe all receiving the honour. A statement from Citywealth said, “This year we are honouring 200 of the most powerful women... Read more of this article


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