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Trio Compete In New York Marathon 2019

Trio Compete In New York Marathon 2019

Three runners from Bermuda recently took the streets of New York to compete in the TCS New York City Marathon 2019. Manuel Lopes completed the course in a time of 3.39.10 which put him across the line as the 8,435th finisher. Finishing 8,528th was Anna Laura Hocking who clocked a time of 3.39.31, while Terri Durrant crossed the line in a time of 4.41.45... Read more of this article

Video: MSA Students Shown On Today Show

Video: MSA Students Shown On Today Show

A group of Mount Saint Agnes Academy students who are currently in New York on an educational tour were shown briefly on the Today Show, with the students waving a Bermuda flag and signs saying ‘Hello from Bermuda’ and ‘Have a Bermudaful day.’ A school spokesperson confirmed it was their students shown on the U.S television broadcast,... Read more of this article

Minister DeSilva’s Trip To New York Cost $995

Minister DeSilva’s Trip To New York Cost $995

A trip in February 2019 by Minister of Tourism and Transport Zane DeSilva for the Bermuda Tourism Marketing Events in New York City cost $995.37, according to a recent listing on the Government’s travel webpage. The trip duration was listed as from February 27, 2019 – February 28, 2019, and the web page listing said, “The Hon. Minister Zane DeSilva... Read more of this article

Three Local Girls Model In NY For Aqua Designs

Three Local Girls Model In NY For Aqua Designs

Bermudian youngsters, Azariah Greaves, Giana Cedenio and Callie Lucas were living the dream on the afternoon of Sunday February 10th as they walked the runway at New York Fashion Week for Bermudian designer Nicola Lucas of Aqua Designs. Aqua Designs showcased their resort collection at New York Fashion Week, the collection of 15 looks included 3 tween... Read more of this article

Winning Designers At Fashion Week In NYC

Winning Designers At Fashion Week In NYC

The two top-winning designers of the 2018 Bermuda Fashion Festival have made their way to New York City; both Rochelle Minors and Charda Simons debuted collections at the Fashion Festival in July and won the coveted opportunity to show their brand at New York Fashion Week [NYFW]. Ms. Minors and Ms. Simons both took part in a 4-month mentor program... Read more of this article

Two Local Designers To Showcase In New York

Two Local Designers To Showcase In New York

The Bermuda Fashion Festival came to a close on Saturday night [July 14], but not before the seven local designers – Shantia Seymour, Christine Jones, Taijhuan Hollis, Desiree Riley, Rochelle Minors, Nicola Lucas and Charda Simons – showcased their collections to hundreds of fashionistas. A spokesperson said, “The L’Oréal Local... Read more of this article

Premier & Minister Do Interviews In New York

Premier & Minister Do Interviews In New York

Bermuda’s work to position itself as the world’s first regulated hub for blockchain business and digital assets was the focus of a series of media interviews and live broadcasts in New York, Representatives of the BDA joined Bermuda Premier David Burt and National Security Minister Wayne Caines for a morning of interviews focused on emerging technologies. The... Read more of this article

Chance For Five Vendors To Win Free NY Trip

Chance For Five Vendors To Win Free NY Trip

The Bermuda Economic Development Corporation [BEDC] has launched a new competition called ‘Vend2Win’, offering five local vendors the chance to showcase their products in New York, with the winners to receive a round-trip ticket to New York, accommodation and the chance to display their goods at The Reserve market. Entrepreneurs looking to enter... Read more of this article

Berkeley Students Attend New York Summit

Berkeley Students Attend New York Summit

The Bermuda Economic Development Corporation [BEDC] recently sponsored a class of 22 budding, young entrepreneurs from The Berkeley Institute to take part in Virtual Enterprises International’s Global Youth Business Summit 2018, which was held in New York City from Monday, April 16th to Wednesday, April 18th. Since September, the students have been... Read more of this article

Minister Simmons’ Trip To NY Cost $1,274.46

Minister Simmons’ Trip To NY Cost $1,274.46

A trip in February 2018 by Minister of Economic Development and Tourism Jamahl Simmons to New York to support the Bermuda Tourism Authority’s “New York Market Blitz” cost $1,274.46, according to a recent listing on the Government’s travel webpage. The trip duration was listed as from February 20, 2018 – February 23, 2018, and the web page... Read more of this article

Minister: “Coordinated Marketing Blitz” In NY

Minister: “Coordinated Marketing Blitz” In NY

Minister of Economic Development and Tourism Jamahl Simmons provided an overview of his  recent visit to New York City for meetings and marketing events, which were part of a “coordinated marketing blitz.” Speaking in the House of Assembly on Friday [March 2] the Minister said that along with Bermuda Tourism Authority CEO Kevin Dallas... Read more of this article

Duperreault To Speak At BDA Forum In New York

Duperreault To Speak At BDA Forum In New York

AIG Chief Executive Officer Brian Duperreault will be the keynote speaker at a multi-industry event hosted May 2 in New York by the Bermuda Business Development Agency [BDA]. The one-day Bermuda Executive Forum will be officially opened by Premier David Burt and feature regulatory and industry leaders discussing advantages offered by the island’s... Read more of this article

Cost Of Minister Simmons’ Trips To New York

Cost Of Minister Simmons’ Trips To New York

According to the recent listings on the Government’s travel webpage, a trip in November 2017 by Minister of Economic Development and Tourism Jamahl Simmons to New York for a forum and meetings cost $1,085.83; while another trip to the same location for a seminar cost $1,156.92 ETP Forum & Meetings: Nov 27 – 30 The trip duration was listed... Read more of this article