Tag Archives: awards

  1. Red Advertising now largest Google Partner Agency in the Caribbean

    Red Advertising has added the region’s most certified Google Ad agency to its list of achievements after an extensive staff training program. Twenty-one Red Advertising staff members across Barbados and Trinidad recently completed a three months long Google Ad training course, delivered by the Company’s UK-trained Online/Affiliate Marketing Specialist and Digital Director, Hannah Swift. The […]

    December 18, 2018Breaking News, Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  2. Barbadian receives the Award of the Belgian National Honour of Officer of the Order of Leopold II

    The kingdom of Belgium expressed an interest in doing business with Barbados for waste management and transportation. Guy Sevrin is the Belgian Ambassador Barbados and Jamaica, he is based in Kingston, but the envoy was here to deliver the Award of the Belgian National Honour of Officer of the Order of Leopold II to Ms. […]

    December 2, 2018Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  3. British Honorary Consul in Dominica receives award

    Tina Alexander, the British Honorary Consul in the Commonwealth of Dominica, has been presented with the award of MBE (Member of the British Empire) by Her Royal Highness Princess Anne. The ceremony at Buckingham Palace earlier this week was attended by Tina’s husband Harry, daughter Miriam and father. Janet Douglas, British High Commissioner to Dominica, […]

    October 27, 2018PoliticalNo comments
  4. BOA President Sandra Osborne receives ITF Award 2018

    President of the Barbados Olympic Association Inc. (BOA), Sandra Osborne, QC, was one of 12 persons recognized for service to the game of Tennis at the 2018 International Tennis Federation Annual General Meeting (AGM) held recently in Orlando, Florida. The awards are given annually at the AGM to outstanding tennis administrators, coaches, officials and players. […]

    October 3, 2018Events, Photo GalleryNo comments
  5. Kiwanis Club Pride of Barbados Celebrate 10 year anniversary

    A former executive in a leading Non-Governmental Organisation has warned his fellow members to escalate community support in the days and weeks ahead as the measures to stabilise Barbados may create more challenges before solutions are accomplished… Mr Marshall told the participants the wants and needs of underprivileged Barbadians a decade ago may actually seem […]

    September 24, 2018Breaking News, Culture, FeaturedNo comments
  6. 45th CAC Championships: 2nd Overall from 38 territories

    Dr Sparman is now Chair of Anti-Doping Committee and Chair of Medical Commission for the CAC Championships as well…

    August 1, 2018Athletics, Photo GalleryNo comments
  7. 45th CAC Championships: Bikini Fitness August 1, 2018Athletics, Photo GalleryNo comments
  8. 45th CAC Championships: Men’s Muscular Physique August 1, 2018Athletics, Photo GalleryNo comments

    Two Barbadian Police officers, Inspector (Ag) Roland Cobbler and Detective Sergeant Mitchell Roach were highlighted as leaders in their respected fields and copped the Awards of Top Caribbean Community Policing Officer and Top Caribbean Crime Fighter respectively. The presentation took place at the Amalgamated Security Services Regional Recognition Awards Programme for Public Law Enforcement during […]

    May 13, 2018Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  10. Red Advertising tops ADDY awards once again, 15 Years at the Top!

    Red Advertising set another record when, for an unprecedented fifteenth year, they topped the Barbadian entries as well as maintaining their Top 3 Status as a regional creative powerhouse in the 2018 judging of The American Advertising Federation ADDY Awards. FLOW and ABInbev (Banks Holdings Ltd.) were the biggest winners through Red, with 14 ADDYs […]

    April 9, 2018Events, FeaturedNo comments
  11. Banks “Feel It” Crop Over Campaign wins 6 ADDYS for Red

    Banks Holdings had a repeat Crop Over celebration when their Advertising Agency for Banks Beer, Red Advertising won 6 ADDY awards for their “Feel It” Crop Over 2017 campaign! This included awards for social media posts, event collateral, instore point-of-sale and packaging. Shafia London, Marketing Manager, at BHL commented on the awards: “It is wonderful […]

    April 8, 2018Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  12. Red’s regional creative work on Premier League and Hurricane Relief scores big

    Red advertising scored for Flow locally and regionally when they won 3 Gold and 5 Silver American Advertising Federation ADDY awards at this year’s judging. Specifically, they won Gold and Silver awards on their Hurricane relief campaign for the FLOW foundation, as well as for their work in support of FLOW TVs coverage of the […]

    April 8, 2018Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  13. Preconco Limited Celebrates Dedication & Commitment of Their Employees

    Preconco Limited recently highlighted the accomplishments of several employees during its Awards and Recognition Ceremony held at the Company’s premises in Lears, St Michael. In addition to paying tribute to those members of staff who have served the Company for 10, 15, 20 years and over, the event also saw awards being presented in the […]

    March 11, 2018BusinessNo comments
  14. Sir Roland Richardson receives the President’s Award from St. Martin Book Fair

    St. Martin’s leading painter Sir Roland Richardson is the new recipient of the Presidents Award from the St. Martin Book Fair. Richardson accepted the award at the closing ceremony of the festival’s 15th anniversary, and said he was even more touched to be honored by a St. Martin organization. Richardson was awarded the ebony statute […]

    June 18, 2017BooksNo comments

    C&W Networks, part of C&W Communications (C&W), was recently recognized for outstanding industry leadership in wholesale service innovation as it won the Wholesale Service Innovation worldwide award category in the Global Telecom Business (GTB) Telecoms Innovation Awards 2017 in London. C&W Networks, which provides world-leading wholesale telecommunications products and services to over 40 countries in […]

    June 17, 2017Photo Gallery, TechnologyNo comments
  16. Rita Indiana, winner of the “Grand Prize Literary Region Guadeloupe”

    The 5th edition of the Caribbean Writers Congress ended with the awarding of the “Grand Prix Littéraire Région Guadeloupe” to Rita Indiana for her novel “La Mucama de Omicunlé,” published by Périférica. La Mucama de Omicunlé (Omicunle’s room maid) cautions the reader about the undeniable and inevitable destruction of our world and portrays a clear […]

    April 22, 2017BooksNo comments
  17. Red First to 500 ADDY Awards, Top Bajan Agency 14 years straight!

    Red Advertising became the first agency to cross the 500 ADDY Award mark when they earned 28 ADDYs in the 2017 American Advertising Awards Competition. This also continued their unprecedented run as top creative agency in Barbados for a staggering 14th year. The annual ADDY show is the biggest creative competition in the region and […]

    March 26, 2017BusinessNo comments
  18. Barbadian among University of the West Indies announcement of Canadian and Caribbean leaders to be honoured at 8th annual Toronto Benefit Gala Saturday, April 1, 2017

    The University of the West Indies disclosed selected leaders of Canadian and Caribbean heritage to be honored at the eighth annual Toronto Benefit Gala, on Saturday, April 1, 2017, at The Ritz-Carlton Toronto, hosted by CBC News Anchor Dwight Drummond. Desmond Mpilo Tutu, Archbishop Emeritus of Cape Town, South Africa, will receive the Luminary Award. […]

    March 13, 2017EducationNo comments
  19. Bajans shine at Bahamas’ 2016 Marlin Awards

    Barbadian gospel singer Nesha Woodz claims victory at Bahamas’ Marlin Awards after Barbados was without representation or winner for almost 10 years. Congratulations also to Pasquin and Gozzy who also received an award each in absentia. Pasquin won “Contemporary Vocal Performance of the Year Male” for his track, ‘Beautiful.’ While Gozzy received “Adapted Recording of […]

    March 7, 2017Breaking News, Featured, MusicNo comments
  20. Long-time resident & famous singer Sir Cliff Richard presented Golden Jubilee Award

    Sir Cliff Richard has been recognized for his outstanding service of the Barbadian diaspora to the United Kingdom. Receiving his prestigious award at the Cliff Beach Club, Minister of Tourism and International Transport, Richard Sealy and the British High Commission honored Sir Cliff with the Barbados Golden Jubilee award. From his first visit to Barbados […]

    January 17, 2017TravelNo comments

    The West India Biscuit Company Limited (WIBISCO), widely known for their baked goods such as biscuits and cookies, copped the Caribbean Exporter of the Year Award last night at the 2nd Caribbean Exporter of the Year Awards. The Awards event held this year at Hilton Barbados Resort hosted by the Caribbean Export Development Agency (Caribbean […]

    December 18, 2016EventsNo comments
  22. Jeremy Collymore honored by the Barbados Government for outstanding contribution to Disaster Management

    The former Executive Director of the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA), Jeremy M. Collymore was recently honoured by the Barbados Government for his outstanding contribution and leadership in Disaster Management at the national, regional and global levels. Collymore was honoured with the Barbados Service Star at the Awards of National Honours, on the celebration […]

    December 18, 2016NatureNo comments
  23. Tourism is God’s Blessing to Barbados

    Barbadian tourism survived financial depressions, global wars and medical crises plus a Britain’s APD tax and Brexit – luck nor skill had anything to do with it rather it is divine intervention, according to a tourism official. The BHTA, in their final quarterly meeting for 2016 at Two Mile Hill, honored Dr Husbands for his […]

    December 11, 2016Photo Gallery, TravelNo comments

    The winner and finalists of Bank on ME presented by Blue Waters Productions in association with Scotiabank received a large haul of prizes generously contributed by a range of organisations. These prizes ranged from cash to training, contracts, professional services, marketing and advertising. The competition winner Amanda McKenzie of Grow It! won $15,000 cash from […]

    November 27, 2016Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments

    Secret Bay, an exclusive eco-luxury boutique resort located on the pristine, unadulterated island of Dominica, has been awarded the “World’s Best Boutique Hotel 2016” by the World Boutique Hotel Awards. The eight-villa hideaway was honored as being capable of transporting guests into “a novel world through the history of the location, its culture and its […]

    November 27, 2016TravelNo comments