March 11, 2021
When we first attended Canex in Jamaica, we met Bonita Bo Money. She is a well-known advocate/speaker who focuses on Social Equity, Social Justice, Economic Empowerment, Diversity in the Cannabis Industry. Bo founded NDICA-National Diversity and Inclusion Cannabis Alliance whose goal is to create social equity, social justice, and diversity for those affected by the
February 23, 2021
We are happy to partner with @cibc on this special episode where we profile stories of Business Success in the Afro Black Caribbean Community in Canada. We talk to Solomon Aikoroje, Community General Manager from CIBC in Calgary about his passion for helping his clients do better with their finances and the importance of the
February 22, 2021
We are happy to partner with @cibc on this special segment, where we profile stories of Business Success in the Afro Black Caribbean Community in Canada. We chat with Andrew McBarnett, CEO of Neale’s Sweet N Nice Ice Cream about their meteoric rise from a family recipe to a National brand.
February 20, 2021
We are happy to partner with CIBC on this special episode where we profile stories of Business Success in the Afro Black Caribbean Community in Canada. We speak with Kerin John, the creative force behind blackownedto about what motivated her to start her own company which raises the profile of black-owned businesses in our community.
February 15, 2021
Today on Family Day in Canada, we want to recognize all the families. We also want to big up all the families working together in business to help our community prosper. This segment is powered by Intuit QuickBooks Canada, we salute the mother-daughter duo of Sade & Rachel Lambo, the brains behind the all-natural skincare
September 13, 2020
We talk with Rosemarie Powell, Executive Director for the Toronto Community Benefits Network, an organization that is working to help create more opportunities for historically disadvantaged communities and dismantle systemic racism in the trades industry. ABOUT TCBN The Toronto Community Benefits Network has built a strong community-labour partnership with a support base of workforce development
August 13, 2020
We speak with Sheri-Ann and Charlene, the sister Team behind Senior Helpers Markham who are working to take care of the elders in our community. Senior Helpers offers services ranging from daily peace of mind visits to live-in care. Whether you want a companion to stop in for a few hours during the day or
July 13, 2020
We speak with the team from Frontier Fine Cars in Scarborough about their mission to help people get going in the car they love. Frontier Fine Cars is a trusted source in the GTA and surrounding areas for helping people get approved for auto loans no matter what their current credit situation. We make the
June 20, 2020
We speak with Shawn Allen, CEO of Matrix Mortgage Global about how to get a mortgage at any time and Financial tips to help gain wealth. Matrix Mortgage Global is Canada’s Mortgage Company. They are an experienced team of mortgage agents and brokers with backgrounds in financial planning, investments & real estate. Since 2008, they
June 13, 2020
We visit Amani Hair Studio where we speak with Owner Michele Bonnick about their amazing client’s services including Natural Hair Care, Wigs for Alopecia patients and Man Weaves. Michele Bonnick is truly an expert in her field and is widely regarded as one of Toronto’s most talented hairstylists. She has 29 years of experience and
June 7, 2020
Sweet N Nice Ice Cream is a premium Caribbean Ice Cream which has been around since 1946. We speak with CEO Andrew McBarnett about he is keeping his grandfather’s legacy alive while moving the business to new heights. Neale’s Sweet ‘n Nice ice cream with its unique taste and rich heritage was founded by Charles
May 30, 2020
Today we speak with Lorraine & Akilah Nelson of Bebes Florals and Gifts. Bebe’s Florals and Gifts is a small business specializing in Florals and Gifts. They are adapting to the COVID 19 restrictions by customizing her products, and by introducing delivery as well. They pride themselves on offering affordable, beautiful, and memorable pieces for
April 19, 2020
We visited the New Haven Funeral Centre, an Afro-Caribbean owned business located in West Toronto. We spoke to the Management Team about their Funeral Centre and how they are giving back to the community.
January 19, 2020
We got a chance to speak with Ms. Xiomara Ruiz-Maduro, The Minister of Finance, Economic Affairs, and Culture for Aruba. We learned about some great economic opportunities on the island.
We got to witness history at the 25th Annual First Fridays Boat Cruise in Toronto. First Fridays started in Toronto by Warren Salmon, is a community activity club whose purpose is to organize a monthly activity(s) and/or event(s) that are focused on building and improving upon awareness, networking and information sharing for youth, adults, minority
March 9, 2019
We speak with Nurse Keisha of the Rouge Valley Hyperbaric Medical Centre where she explains how hyperbaric chambers works and helps to treat some ailments common to the Caribbean Community.
November 8, 2018
We got a chance to visit All Saints University in Dominica. It is a great medical school that is growing and attracting students from around the world.
November 5, 2018
We speak with David Lee; Sales and Marketing Manager of Smith & Stewart Distributors LTD. who shares some insights about the current economic business development climate of Jamaica.
June 8, 2018
We spoke with Kandice Hanna, the brains behind “The Little Pink Party” held at Baha Mar in Nassau, Bahamas. This event is a daylong field trip into the world of all things fashionable.
April 16, 2017
Grenada is a place of high literacy, low crime and great for investment. We speak with Che Keens-Douglas from the GIDC about the many opportunities.
June 10, 2016
We speak with Wes Hall, CEO of Kingsdale Shareholders Services Inc. Over the past five years, Hall has become one of the most influential power brokers on Bay Street. He’s also one of the most unlikely–raised by his maternal grandmother in Golden Grove, Jamaica, one of 15 half-brothers and sisters.