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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

Cosmic Go Stellar With Two Design Awards

Cosmic Go Stellar With Two Design Awards

Design, web, and marketing firm Cosmic has won two awards from this year’s Bermudian Product and Service Awards, including Best Graphic Designer and Best Website Designer. The Bermudian Magazine Product and Service awards, now in their 14th year, celebrate local businesses that go the extra mile to deliver quality products and services to their clientele. This... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Earns “Best Of 2016” First Honour

Flora Duffy Earns “Best Of 2016” First Honour

Bermuda’s world champion Flora Duffy has earned the first honour of Triathlon.org’s “Best of” series for her swim performance in Cape Town this year, with the publication also noting her “amazing ride” during the third WTS race of 2016. The story said “Duffy started out this “Best of” series by earning the first... Read more of this article

TechAwards Ceremony Highlights Innovation

TechAwards Ceremony Highlights Innovation

A 14-year-old robotics specialist from Berkeley Institute stole the show at the 2016 TechAwards. Themed a ‘Celebration of Entrepreneurship and Innovation,’ the awards night saw an audience of more than 100 tech entrepreneurs offer the greatest applause to teenager Jacari Renfroe who was honoured for his work at BIOS, the independent US non-profit... Read more of this article

Bermuda Bicycle Association Present Awards

Bermuda Bicycle Association Present Awards

The Bermuda Bicycle Association held their awards presentation for the 2016 season last evening to recognise the accomplishments of the bicycle racing community in the past year, with eight major awards presented for both service and achievement. [Left-Right] BBA President Peter Dunne, Female Rider of the Year Alyssa Rowse, Male Rider of the Year Matthew... Read more of this article