A Trinidadian national interested in innovation and creative business ideas in the Caribbean. Having lived in Europe, North America and visiting South America for most of my life, I am passionate about learning anything culturally diverse, business oriented or political intriguing.
Creative Content Writer
Entrepreneur Life Trinidad and Tobago January 2016 - at PresentProducing creative content for entrepreneur awareness, growth and debate.
Startup ecosystem analysis and outreach.
Creating articles geared toward advising creatives and entrepreneurs in Trinidad and Tobago.
Lecturer of Business English and Negotiations
BLS Formations November 2014 - September 2015Formulated lesson plans to increase student learning capacity.
Explored different techniques to capture student creativity in understanding the language and the utilisation in a practical setting in business.
Taught negotiation techniques to improve collaboration among various parties with diverse interests.
Coach and mentor across all levels of company or organisation for improved professional and personal communication skills.
Director of Academic Conferences and Events
American Graduate School in Paris October 2012 - May 2014Lead in event management and conference planning for academic institutions.
Directed marketing strategy via social media and advertising to increase attendance and promotion.
Lead the fundraising efforts directed at corporations and small businesses to gain financial support, partnerships and other resource support.
Managed a team of 12 to accomplish quarterly targets.
Planned and efficiently executed logistical setups to accommodate audiences ranging 15 to 200.
Headed the recruitment process for selection of Keynote speakers, panelists and moderators to spearhead events, along with academic topic selection if necessary.
Customer Relations and Sales Assistan
Republic Bank Limited October 2011 - July 2012Restructured banking management and archive systems.
Provided excellent customer service to clients for efficient and professional business turnover.
International TEFL/TESOL Language Teaching
International TEFL/TESOL Training Institute
2014 - 2014