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Chefs Marcus Samuelsson and Marcus’ Herb Wilson Host Sunset Cooking Demo at Princess Beach Club

Posted by on Aug 24, 2016 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Chefs Marcus Samuelsson and Marcus’ Herb Wilson Host Sunset Cooking Demo at Princess Beach Club

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club today announces that Chefs Marcus Samuelsson and Marcus’ Executive Chef Herb Wilson will team up to host a sunset cooking demonstration for the public at Princess Beach Club on Tuesday, August 30 from 7:00pm until 9:00pm. The two chefs will demonstrate how they make Frogmore Stew, which then will be served for dinner along with Deviled Eggs, Fish Chowder Bites, Cornbread and a glass of wine. Tickets are $85 per person, not including gratuities, and are available for purchase at www.ptix.bm. Part of the proceeds from the evening will be donated to the...

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Sun Life Financial International Hosts Ribbon Cutting to Officially Open New Headquarters Office in Bermuda

Posted by on Aug 18, 2016 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Sun Life Financial International Hosts Ribbon Cutting to Officially Open New Headquarters Office in Bermuda

Sun Life Financial International today hosted a ribbon cutting to officially open its new headquarters at Washington House. In attendance from Sun Life were: Dan Fishbein, President, Sun Life Financial U.S.; Niall O’Hare, VP and CFO, Sun Life Financial International; Ed Betteto, VP, Life Insurance Solutions, Sun Life Financial International; and Darin Minors, Senior Office Manager, Sun Life Financial International, responsible for overseeing the company’s relocation. Sun Life Financial International established its Bermuda-based, High Net Worth business in 1996 and there are many...

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SHELBY WELDON JOINS MARSH CAPTIVE SOLUTIONS

Posted by on Aug 17, 2016 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

SHELBY WELDON JOINS MARSH CAPTIVE SOLUTIONS

On August 8, Shelby Weldon joined Marsh Captive Solutions as a Team Leader and member of the firm’s senior management team. In this role, Mr. Weldon will be responsible for the oversight of a team of 14 captive management professionals and the seamless delivery of Marsh’s captive management and consulting services. Mr. Weldon will be based in the firm’s Bermuda office and will report to Lawrence Bird, head of Marsh’s Bermuda office. Mr. Weldon joins Marsh from the Bermuda Monetary Authority (BMA) where he most recently served as Director, Licensing & Authorizations. Prior to that,...

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IBA NAMES ANNUAL ARCHITECTURAL AWARD RECIPIENT

Posted by on Aug 8, 2016 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

IBA NAMES ANNUAL ARCHITECTURAL AWARD RECIPIENT

The Institute of Bermuda Architects (IBA) today announces the 2016 recipients of the annual Stanley G. Kennedy (SGK) Architectural Award. The scholarship is awarded to students enrolled in an accredited architecture program, and the recipients are selected on the basis of academic merit and presentation of design work. Stanley G. Kennedy was an architect, former IBA president and Architects Registration Council (ARC) Chair who dedicated himself to improving professional as well as education standards in architecture; the award was presented in his name for the first time in 2004. This...

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Argus Donates to Bermuda Heart Foundation and Bermuda Mental Health Foundation

Posted by on Aug 2, 2016 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Argus Donates to Bermuda Heart Foundation and Bermuda Mental Health Foundation

The Argus Group today announces a donation of $5,000 to the Bermuda Heart Foundation and $5,000 to the Bermuda Mental Health Foundation. Argus pledged to donate money on behalf of every person that participated in its month-long Argus Cup Match Pre-Game Face Off, a fun set of games and drills to promote Cup Match team spirit. Argus’ donation is a result of 726 participants that came out to join the company in its community challenges. Bermuda Heart Foundation is a charity that advocates for better heart health and seeks to decrease the number of heart-related deaths on the Island. ...

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Sun Life Financial International names Merrilyn Johnson to Head of International Life Distribution

Posted by on Jul 26, 2016 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Sun Life Financial International names Merrilyn Johnson to Head of International Life Distribution

Sun Life Financial International, the company’s Bermuda-based business serving global High Net Worth clients, names Merrilyn Johnson to Head of International Life Distribution. In this new role, Ms Johnson will continue to be responsible for the expansion of Sun Life’s customer base, while taking on responsibility for developing the overall distribution strategy.   Ms Johnson has been with Sun Life Financial International since 2002. Most recently she served as Director of International Life Insurance Distribution, where she worked closely with industry leading distribution partners...

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