Posts made in March, 2013

MJM Limited appoints Jane Collis

Posted by on Mar 26, 2013 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

MJM Limited appoints Jane Collis

MJM Limited, one of Bermuda’s leading legal services firms, today announces that Bermudian Jane Collis has joined the company as a Senior Associate.   Ms Collis is a member of the property and private client practice group, specializing in estate planning, wills, international and domestic trusts and probate.   Ms Collis began her career at Appleby, Spurling & Kempe (now Appleby) in 1992. With a desire to focus on the formation and administration of international trusts and corporate structures, Ms Collis moved to St George’s Trust Company in 1995 as Managing Director and...

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THE FAIRMONT HAMILTON PRINCESS ENHANCES LOBBY AND GUEST EXPERIENCE WITH ANTIQUE-STYLE SHOE SHINE STAND

Posted by on Mar 19, 2013 in Editor's Choice, Featured Article, Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

THE FAIRMONT HAMILTON PRINCESS ENHANCES LOBBY AND GUEST EXPERIENCE WITH ANTIQUE-STYLE SHOE SHINE STAND

In a nod to the traditional business hotel, The Fairmont Hamilton Princess today unveils its new shoe shine stand. Located in the lobby, the custom-made, antique-inspired chair will serve as both a functional shoe shine stand as well as a unique show piece. For $6, guests of the hotel can give their footwear the “royal” treatment to include cleaning, polishing and buffing to a perfect shine. The honour of the very first shoe shine was given to The Hon. Craig Cannonier, JP, MP, Premier, who said: “I think the new shoe shine stand is a wonderful and practical service to offer guests,...

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COCO REEF – TOBAGO REMAINS CARIBBEAN’S LEADING HOTEL SEVEN YEARS RUNNING

Posted by on Mar 19, 2013 in Editor's Choice, Featured Article, Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

COCO REEF – TOBAGO REMAINS CARIBBEAN’S LEADING HOTEL SEVEN YEARS RUNNING

For the seventh consecutive year, Bermudian hotelier and owner of Coco Reef Resorts Ltd., John Jefferis, accepted the award for “Caribbean’s Leading Hotel” at the World Travel Awards (WTA) on behalf of his property in Tobago. Mr. Jefferis, who also owns sister property Coco Reef in Bermuda, attended the regional ceremony in Turks & Caicos along with a packed delegation of VIPs, senior tourism figures and international media whom travelled from more than 30 nations to attend. The WTA awards programme, hailed as the ‘Oscars of the travel industry’ by the global media, highlights...

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Palm Sunday Walk to explore Devonshire this weekend

Posted by on Mar 19, 2013 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Palm Sunday Walk to explore Devonshire this weekend

This year’s Bermuda National Trust Palm Sunday Walk will explore beautiful Devonshire Parish on Sunday, March 24, 2013. The Trust is exceptionally lucky to have received sponsorship from the Argus Group again this year. The walk will start from Elliot Primary School at 2pm, no later than 3.15pm. The route is about five miles and should take approximately two hours to walk.  We encourage all locals and visitors to come and participate in this great community event. All are welcome and there is no charge for participation, although donations would be greatly appreciated. As with previous...

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GREEN FAMILY ACQUIRES SOUTHAMPTON BEACH RESORT

Posted by on Mar 18, 2013 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

GREEN FAMILY ACQUIRES SOUTHAMPTON BEACH RESORT

The Green Family is delighted to announce, effective today, the purchase of the Southampton Beach Resort (formerly Sonesta Beach Hotel) from a U.S.-based financial institution.   The Family intends to now review and analyse the previous plans for the site, as developed by Southampton Beach Resort, and will in due course meet with Government, planning and relevant stakeholders to consider the best product for the site, and for Bermuda. That process is already underway, but may take some time to complete.   Andrew Green on behalf of the family says: “We understand that there may be...

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