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Coco Reef Tobago Wins ‘Leading Hotel’ Award

Coco Reef Tobago Wins ‘Leading Hotel’ Award

For the thirteenth consecutive year, Coco Reef – Tobago has been awarded the World Travel Award for the “Caribbean’s Leading Hotel”. Coco Reef – Tobago is owned by Bermudian hotel developer John Jefferis, who also owns Island Resorts International Ltd and the Coco Reef – Bermuda. Coco Reef – Tobago won the award after beating 14... Read more of this article

Coco Reef’s Jefferis Named “Premier Hotelier”

Coco Reef’s Jefferis Named “Premier Hotelier”

John Jefferis has been voted the “Premier Hotelier” by the International Caribbean World Awards for his contribution to the travel and tourism industry throughout the Caribbean. In its 22nd year, the International Caribbean World Awards recognise excellence in travel, tourism and hospitality throughout the Caribbean region, the awards are voted... Read more of this article

Theresa Harney-Zuill Wins Hotelier Of The Year

Theresa Harney-Zuill Wins Hotelier Of The Year

The Bermuda Hotel Association [BHA] announced that Mrs. Theresa Harney-Zuill – the Manager of the Royal Palms Hotel –  has been selected as the 2015/16 Hotelier of the Year. BHA CEO Stephen Todd made the announcement at the Annual Bermuda Hotel Association / Hotel Employers of Bermuda Christmas Luncheon.The BHA said, “Mrs. Harney-Zuill... Read more of this article

Dr Ty-Ron Douglas To Receive CBT Award

Dr Ty-Ron Douglas To Receive CBT Award

Dr. Ty Douglas has been named a Columbia Business Times ’20 Under 40′ Award recipient, and honour that acknowledges his business and community leadership in the city of Columbia, Missouri. He will receive the award at a gala reception in January 2017. Dr. Douglas said, “I am an assistant professor and PK–12 program coordinator in... Read more of this article

Bermuda Wins Best Digital Jurisdiction Award

Bermuda Wins Best Digital Jurisdiction Award

UK magazine World Commerce Review has named Bermuda the winner of the Best Digital Jurisdiction Award for 2016. Minister of Economic Development Dr. Grant Gibbons commented: “We are very pleased to receive this award from World Commerce Review – and I would like to congratulate Bermuda’s ICT sector who have been instrumental in the Island receiving... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Named “Female Athlete Of The Year”

Flora Duffy Named “Female Athlete Of The Year”

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy‘s amazing results in 2016 has led to her being voted as the female athlete of the year by TriathlonWorld, who said her performances “have been huge for Bermuda,” as with a “population of 65,000, it’s not too often the country enjoys a world championship, let alone three in the same year.” A... Read more of this article

Nominations Open For 2016 Sports Awards

Nominations Open For 2016 Sports Awards

The Department of Youth, Sport & Recreation are currently accepting submissions for the 2016 Sports Awards, saying that “these awards present an opportunity to celebrate the achievements of our athletes and those persons and organizations that assist and have made significant and sustained contributions to our sporting environment.” There... Read more of this article

Wakely Wins Wildlife Photographer Of Year Award

Wakely Wins Wildlife Photographer Of Year Award

Warwick Academy student Zebedee Wakely has won the RSPCA Wildlife Photographer of the Year Award in the  12-15 year age group, with his impressive image of an Ornate Ghost Pipe fish garnering the prestigious award at a ceremony held today at the Tower of London in the UK.In describing the award winning photo, the RSPCA website said, “A fantastically... Read more of this article

Jackson Receives Community Service Award

Jackson Receives Community Service Award

The Bermuda Cricket Board congratulated BCB National Academy Player, Sancho Jackson, who has been awarded the Kathleen Faries Award for Community Service. Sancho completed 540 hours of service to the community during the 2015-16 Academic Year. Sancho Jackson stated, “I chose the Bermuda Cricket Board to donate my award so that it can help the... Read more of this article

Digicel Wins Cisco Enterprise Networking Award

Digicel Wins Cisco Enterprise Networking Award

Digicel Business has received the Cisco Enterprise Networking Partner of the Year award for Central America, North America and Caribbean [CANSAC] region. The award was presented at Cisco’s global Partner Summit in San Francisco, California, in recognition of partner excellence in the provision of switching, routing and overall wireless solutions in... Read more of this article

Banker Names Butterfield “Bank Of The Year”

Banker Names Butterfield “Bank Of The Year”

International banking industry publication, The Banker, has named The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited [Butterfield] the recipient of its “Bank of the Year 2016” Award in Bermuda for the fourth consecutive year. The Banker, a Financial Times publication, is a highly regarded UK-based periodical that each year selects banks in over 100... Read more of this article

Video: Berkeley Institute Prizegiving Ceremony

Video: Berkeley Institute Prizegiving Ceremony

Berkeley Institute recently held its Special Cups and Awards Prizegiving Ceremony, with a long list of students being highlighted for their achievements in categories including Academic and Character.In the Academic category, winners included: Most Outstanding StudentS1 – Jordyn Richardson S2 – Jay-Quan Dill S3 –Lauren GenevieveZeita Renee... Read more of this article

Bermuda College Lecturer Wins Research Award

Bermuda College Lecturer Wins Research Award

Bermuda College Senior Hospitality Management Lecturer Shawn DeShields recently earned a Research Award from the International Academy of Business and Public Administration Disciplines. Mr. DeShields’ academic paper, “Structural Relationships amongst Cruise Ship Services, Destination Experiences and Passenger Satisfaction,” was presented at the... Read more of this article