Posts made in November, 2011

A 1/3 of Bermuda residents risking their belongings

Posted by on Nov 24, 2011 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

A 1/3 of Bermuda residents risking their belongings

The Argus Group today releases findings from new research[1] that shows a third (32 per cent) of Bermuda residents are without home contents insurance, leaving them financially vulnerable in these already challenging economic times. Renters, who made up one third of those interviewed, are significantly more likely than homeowners to be without this form of protection with over half (56 per cent) choosing to take the risk of not insuring their belongings. The research commissioned exclusively by the Argus Group also raised concerns that even those with home contents insurance may not have...

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Rosewood Tucker’s Point launches Cross Exposure Training Programme

Posted by on Nov 24, 2011 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Rosewood Tucker’s Point launches Cross Exposure Training Programme

BERMUDA (November 24, 2011) – Rosewood Hotels & Resorts today announces that it has launched the Cross Exposure Training Programme at Rosewood Tucker’s Point in Bermuda. The programme provides select employees with training opportunities to experience and learn from other properties within the Rosewood collection. Bermudians Laura Bolton, Andre Cannonier and Antonio Moniz are the first employees at Rosewood Tucker’s Point to participate in the company’s Cross Exposure Training Programme. Ms. Bolton spent three weeks at The Carlyle, a Rosewood Hotel, the iconic hotel on...

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Tony Cordeiro honoured with AFL Prism Award

Posted by on Nov 21, 2011 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Tony Cordeiro honoured with AFL Prism Award

AFL Investments, in partnership with Bermuda Professional Photographic Association (BPPA), tonight presented Tony Cordeiro with the inaugural AFL Prism Award for his lifetime achievement in the field of photography. Mr. Cordeiro was presented with a custom-made cut-glass prism trophy at a special ceremony held this evening at Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art. Representatives of the arts and photographic communities in Bermuda attended the presentation of the award, the first accolade of its kind for Bermuda-based professional photographers. Mr. Cordeiro, now retired, enjoyed a career in...

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Argus sponsors Friends & Family Circle Walk to raise awareness of diabetes

Posted by on Nov 15, 2011 in Local News & Alerts | 1 comment

Argus sponsors Friends & Family Circle Walk to raise awareness of diabetes

The Argus Group, in association with Bermuda Diabetes Association, is hosting a Friends & Family Circle Walk, in recognition of Diabetes Month 2011. The walk will take place this Saturday (November 19), starting from Bulls Head Car Park in Hamilton at 8.45am and will follow a route that circles back to Bulls Head Car Park. The expected walking time is one hour. Goodie bags will be provided to the first 100 participants to sign-up for the walk. Walkers can register and pay entry fees at: the Argus Building, 14 Wesley Street in Hamilton; BDA Resource Centre, 2 Beacon Street in Hamilton;...

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AFL Investments partners with BPPA to launch photography lifetime achievement award

Posted by on Nov 8, 2011 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

AFL Investments partners with BPPA to launch photography lifetime achievement award

AFL, in partnership with Bermuda Professional Photographic Association (BPPA), today announces the launch of the AFL Prism Award, the first-ever lifetime achievement award for Bermuda-based professional photographers. The announcement of the first winner and the inaugural presentation of the AFL Prism Award will be made at a special ceremony to be held on November 19 at Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art.  Representatives of the arts and photographic communities in Bermuda have been invited to attend the event and celebrate the success of a professional photographer in demonstrating true...

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