Posts made in January, 2014

ARGUS SUPPORTS THE BERKELEY INSTITUTE STUDENTS

Posted by on Jan 30, 2014 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

ARGUS SUPPORTS THE BERKELEY INSTITUTE STUDENTS

The Argus Group today announces that it has made a financial donation to The Berkeley Institute for registration fees for 12 students in S3 and S4 to write the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) Entry Level 1 exam. The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants Foundations is an entry-level suite of awards, including certificates and diplomas. If passed, the Entry Level 1 exam will provide students with an Introductory Certificate in Financial and Management Accounting. The certificate is suitable for those who wish to pursue an introductory qualification in accounting...

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Certificate in Company Direction to be offered in Bermuda for the first time

Posted by on Jan 28, 2014 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Certificate in Company Direction to be offered in Bermuda for the first time

The Institute of Directors (IoD) Bermuda branch today announces that it will this year host the four modules that need to be taken before sitting the Certificate in Company Direction (CICD) exam. The Certificate encompasses the core knowledge and awareness that is necessary to function effectively as a director, including: an in-depth view of the role, responsibilities and legal duties of a director; an understanding of the characteristics of an effective board; sound knowledge of financial terms and concepts; and the issues and processes associated with formulating strategic and business...

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THE FAIRMONT HAMILTON PRINCESS ANNOUNCES EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE APPOINTMENT

Posted by on Jan 28, 2014 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

THE FAIRMONT HAMILTON PRINCESS ANNOUNCES EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE APPOINTMENT

The Fairmont Hamilton Princess announces the appointment of Jeanette C. Matthew as the hotel’s new director of human resources effective January 6, 2014. In her new role, Ms. Matthew will be applying her more than 13 years of experience in Bermuda’s human capital sectors to the new position where she will work to further develop and maintain a positive and supportive work environment at The Fairmont Hamilton Princess. Ms. Matthew will play an integral role in the hotel’s strategic direction as it begins to reposition itself as a result of the multi-million dollar redevelopment that is...

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Bermuda Tourism Authority Announces CEO Appointment

Posted by on Jan 27, 2014 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Bermuda Tourism Authority Announces CEO Appointment

Bermuda Tourism Authority (BTA) today announces the appointment of Bill Hanbury as Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective January 27.  He will report to the Board of Directors. An industry veteran with over 25 years of senior management experience, Mr. Hanbury will be responsible for leading the newly created Bermuda Tourism Authority. From 2009-2013, Mr. Hanbury was the CEO of the United Way of the National Capital Area, managing an iconic brand at a watershed moment in its history. During his tenure, he: rebuilt the internal operating structure, implemented a development strategy that...

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BERMUDA CABLEVISION – WINTER OLYMPIC GAMES COVERAGE AND RIGHTS

Posted by on Jan 24, 2014 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

BERMUDA CABLEVISION – WINTER OLYMPIC GAMES COVERAGE AND RIGHTS

Bermuda CableVision today clarifies the rights issues surrounding televised coverage of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games, which will take place from February 7 – 23, in Sochi, Russia. International Media Content, Ltd. (IMC), parent company of the two SPORTSMAX channels, is the exclusive rights holder for this coverage throughout the Caribbean region and Bermuda. Consequently, SPORTSMAX and SPORTSMAX2 will be the only networks able to broadcast select coverage from the Winter Games, while all other coverage is required to be blacked out. Terry Roberson, CEO of Bermuda CableVision,...

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