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Caribbean Graphic October 2013

Caribbean Graphic October 2013

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October 23, 2013
CARIBBEAN GRAPHIC
PAGE 1
ENJOY RESPONSIBLY
 Explore the true taste of Demerara
 VOL. 7, NO. 20 October 23, 2013
Website: www.caribbeangraphic.ca • Tel: 905.831-4402 • Fax: 416.292.2943 • Email: caribbeangraphic@rogers.com
 
 Different & Dynamic. Bigga, Brighta, Betta!
 
Brown Sugar’s
Canadian Premiere
 Wows Audience
Doorga Entertainment’s CEO & President Vashtie Doorga with Invor Bedessee ofBedessee Imports at the Canadian Premiere of Brown Sugar Too Bitter For Me.
T
he cinema waslined with freshly 
cut sugar cane
stalks, pineapples, goldenapples, mangoes, and
guavas.
 All straight fromGuyana’s soil and which every audience member got to takehome. They also received sugarcakes and other goodies whichincluded bottles of wine, as well as bags of Demerara sugar,courtesy of Bedessee Imports.The aforementioned wereparting gifts for attendeesto the Canadian Premiere of the movie " Brown Sugar TooBitter For Me." A Mahadeo
Shivraj Production, it was pre
-sented by Doorga Entertain-ment on September 29th.Everyone laughed, cried andleft with a nostalgic feeling of love for Guyana once again. Un-doubtedly proud that a wonder-ful production of this magnitude,had come out of their homeland.The producer Mahadeo Shivrajand actress Radical Olarte, as well as the writer George Subraj, were present to walk the red car-pet for the pre –show. Accompa-nied by the rocking sounds of theRiddim Crew Tassa crew.
Petra Roach Named 2013 Caribbean World Personality 
BRIDGETOWN, The Interna-tional Caribbean World Awardshave become the Oscars of 
the Caribbean and the awards
recognise excellence in travel,tourism and property through-
out the Caribbean region, and
accolades are voted for by thereaders of Caribbean WorldMagazine.Quite simply, the awards area unique chance for admirersto celebrate companies andindividuals who have made areal difference to the Caribbeanregion over the past year.Caribbean World Personal-ity of the Year, 2013 has been
awarded to Petra Roach, vice
president of the Barbados Tour-ism Authority in the UK.The Caribbean World Person-ality of the Year Award is award-ed to a person who has made
an outstanding contribution to
promoting the region throughtheir personal efforts and ac-tions. Previous winners includeButch Stewart, CEO of Sandalsand Carole Guntley Brady of theJamaican Tourist Board.“The prestigious Caribbean World Awards are now in their19th year and continue to re- ward and recognise the peopleand the places which make theCaribbean so successful.” com-mented Ray Carmen, publisherof the celebrated magazine. Pe-tra has always been a passion-ate advocate of Barbados and believes that one has to alwaysnd innovative ways to keep in-
terest andinvest
-ment to
Barbados
fresh. She
 was the brain
-child
 behind
the very 
success
-ful British AirwaysFootball
Legends
Invitational, a legends foot- ball tournament which sees64 ex-premier football starstake to the pitch at KensingtonOval. Other key sports projectsinclude Chelsea Football Clubcamp, part of a football devel-opmental plan which sees CFC
s coaches training both coaches
and kids on Barbados.She sits on the Board of TheBranson Centre for Entrepre-neurship in Jamaica which is ahub for aspiring entrepreneursand offers practical help todevelop strong business skillsas well as exposure to networksand nancial and investmentopportunities. She is also aBoard Director for Sport forLife which seeks to positively inuence the lives of kids froma challenging background in theUK and the Caribbean throughsport. The Caribbean TourismOrganisation’s UK chapter isanother board she is actively involved with.Petra commented:” Thesecret for me is nding a way to create a legacy with ourexciting initiatives whilst at thesame time, giving something valuable back to the commu-nity. If we invest in our youthand provide them with enough
opportunities, we can ensure
that the Caribbean region willcontinue to grow and dominatethe world stage by producing world class personalities inevery eld, be it sports, arts,culture or business.”
Two of Barbados Tourism’s Brightest Stars, Petra Roach
with Sir Gareld Sobers
 
October 23, 2013
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Parang Queen:
Trinidad & Tobago’s undisputed Parang Queen, SharleneFlores will be the headline act for the November 2nd Los Amigos hosted Parang,Parang Show & Dance. Flores’ captivating beauty and sultry voiced renditions are
sure to be a hit amongst the hundreds expected to converge on the J&J Swagat
Hall as attendees to the Show.
Digicel
 Recruits
 Dianne Millan
T
rinidadian-born DianneMillan has assumed re-sponsibilities as Digicel’sCanadian English CaribbeanTerritory Manager.
She brings to
the position the valuable experiencegained from her immediate former role with Ezetop Canada. As the latter’sBusiness Development Manager she hadmanaged Ezetop’s large corporate ac-counts and worked closely with distrib-utors in fortune ve hundred companiesincluding Canada Post and MoneyGram.Having migrated to Canada fromTrinidad and Tobago at the age of 17,Millan completed her post secondary studies in Telecommunications and Net- working. Initial work stints with AT&T and Sprint Canada preceded a twelve year career at Rogers, where she madehighly lucrative contributions towardsorganizational goals.Regarded as an adept sales profes-sional with profuse expertise in elec-tronic communications., Millan is alsoa multiple sales award recipient for topindustries such as Rogers, AP Globaland Eco Carrier Inc.Her passion and enthusiasm foreverything she does will be assets to herdesired success with Digicel. With over13 million customers across its 31 mar-kets in the Caribbean, Central Americaand Asia-Pacic, Digicel Group Limitedis renowned for delivering best value, best service and best network.
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