Posts made in October, 2015

Hamilton Princess, Bermuda Starts Phase Three of Multi-Year Renovation Project

Posted by on Oct 26, 2015 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Hamilton Princess, Bermuda Starts  Phase Three of Multi-Year Renovation Project

-100 Construction Jobs Created- The Hamilton Princess, Bermuda today announces the start of phase three of the hotel’s $100 million renovations. The project began in 2013 and has been completed in stages to limit disruption to hotel guests. This third, and final, phase will incorporate a new spa with indoor and outdoor space, gym with updated lap pool, new retail corridor, large outdoor terrace for the Trudeau Ballroom, new Gold Lounge and remodeling of the Gold Wing Suites. Work is scheduled to begin on November 1. As a result of the renovations, nearly 100 construction jobs will be...

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Marcus Samuelsson Presents Three-Course Live Cooking Demo

Posted by on Oct 21, 2015 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Marcus Samuelsson Presents Three-Course Live Cooking Demo

After the success of the September cooking demo, Marcus Samuelsson is returning to Bermuda for a second live cooking demo at Hamilton Princess, Bermuda on Friday, November 6 from 4:00pm to 5:30pm.  The three-course tasting will feature Harlem meets Bermuda Chowder with Marcus and pasta making with Executive Chef Leonardo Marino. It will include a glass of wine and dessert. “I always have such a great time meeting locals in Bermuda, many who share my passion for good food and cooking,” said Marcus Samuelsson. “These cooking demonstrations are fun. The three-course demonstration will...

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Sun Life Financial International Selects First Bermudian for the Rotational Leadership Development Program

Posted by on Oct 20, 2015 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Sun Life Financial International Selects First Bermudian for the Rotational Leadership Development Program

Sun Life Financial International is proud to announce that Rochelle Williams is the first Bermudian to be selected for the Rotational Leadership Development Program (RLDP). The program consists of three rotations across functions, including global offices within Sun Life Financial, with an aim to build a pipeline of talent through the development of critical business skills, knowledge of the insurance and financial services industries, and a broad understanding of Sun Life’s products, customers and business strategy. Many graduates of the program have developed successful careers at Sun...

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Heritage Education Funds International pays out US$2.5 million to families in Bermuda to fund post-secondary education

Posted by on Oct 19, 2015 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Heritage Education Funds International pays out US$2.5 million to families in Bermuda to fund post-secondary education

Heritage Education Funds International, LLC (HEFI), one of  Bermuda’s leading providers of post-secondary education savings plans, today announces that the company has paid out US$2.5 million over the past year to Bermuda residents for post-secondary education.  The Heritage International Scholarship Trust Plan has been an education savings vehicle of choice for families in Bermuda for over 30 years.   The company has provided subscribers another strong year.  Students who received their final Educational Assistance Payment (“Scholarships”) this year have benefited from a...

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BERMUDIAN HOTELIER JOHN JEFFERIS INDUCTED INTO 2015 TOURISM HALL OF FAME

Posted by on Oct 12, 2015 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

BERMUDIAN HOTELIER JOHN JEFFERIS INDUCTED INTO 2015 TOURISM HALL OF FAME

Last Saturday, the Trinidad Hotels, Restaurants and Tourism Association inducted Bermudian Hotelier/Developer John Jefferis, JP into the Tourism Hall of Fame for 2015. He is one of only two persons ever to be inducted. The Tourism Hall of Fame, which recognises and honours those persons who have been outstanding performers in the hospitality and tourism industry through hard work, dedication and innovation.  Jefferis is the owner of Coco Reef – Bermuda, Coco Reef – Tobago and a number of other businesses in the Caribbean region, including Cuba. He started his career as a...

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