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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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Team Winner of Argus Cup Match Pre-Game Face Off Announced

Posted by on Jul 25, 2016 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Team Winner of Argus Cup Match Pre-Game Face Off Announced

The Argus Group today announces that St George’s has won the month-long Argus Cup Match Pre-Game Face Off, a fun set of games and drills to promote Cup Match team spirit and determine which team has the most active supporters. The official count is in with 13,521 spirit points for Somerset and 13,925 points for St. George’s. Leading up to Cup Match, The Argus Face Off team offered wellness challenges around the Island in which the public was asked to participate in games, including Wheel of Fortune, Plinko and Bean Bag toss. The winner of each challenge earned spirit points towards...

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WINNERS ANNOUNCED IN IBA DESIGN-BUILD COMPETITION “BENCHED 2.0”

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

WINNERS ANNOUNCED IN IBA DESIGN-BUILD COMPETITION “BENCHED 2.0”

The Institute of Bermuda Architects (IBA) today announces the winners of “Benched 2.0”, a design-build competition aimed at students in both high school and university. In the public vote, the first place winners are The ‘Lazarus Snail Bench (Laz)’ (Jean-Pierre Lucas and Nafiayah Raynor) who teamed up with Vanessa Daniel of Geoff Parker Architect to design their bench and Vieira’s Construction & Painting to build it. They were awarded $500. Second place was awarded to ‘Moongate’ (Joanna Martin) who collaborated with Yanna Smith and Anthony Medeiros of Bermuda Stripping &...

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INSTITUTE OF BERMUDA ARCHITECTS ANNOUNCES TEAMS TO COMPETE IN DESIGN-BUILD COMPETITION “BENCHED 2.0”

Posted by on Jul 4, 2016 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

INSTITUTE OF BERMUDA ARCHITECTS ANNOUNCES TEAMS TO COMPETE  IN DESIGN-BUILD COMPETITION “BENCHED 2.0”

The Institute of Bermuda Architects (IBA) today announces that eight teams will compete in “Benched 2.0”, its design-build competition that is aimed at students at the high school and university level.   The competition pairs students with designers and builders with the task of designing and creating a bench by July 16. The benches will be on display at the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo (BAMZ) for public viewing. Winners will be selected in two categories: public vote and professional judging.   The students who are competing in “Benched 2.0” are: Jean-Pierre Lucas, Nafiayah...

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BAS GROUP REPORTS EARNINGS OF $2.8 MILLION

Posted by on Jul 4, 2016 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

BAS GROUP REPORTS EARNINGS OF $2.8 MILLION

Total consolidated net revenues total $39.4 million Earnings per share were $0.56 Bermuda Aviation Services Limited (the “Group” or “BAS”) today announces net earnings attributable to shareholders of $2.8 million for the year ended March 31, 2016. This compares to net income of $471,000 for the corresponding period in 2015. The Group has posted total consolidated net revenues of $39.4 million, down from $40 million in the prior year. Gross profit is $15.5 million, an increase of $1 million from the prior year. Total operating expenses have decreased by $0.2 million to $14 million as...

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Hamilton Princess Repositions as Leading Luxury Hotel

Posted by on Jun 30, 2016 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Hamilton Princess Repositions as Leading Luxury Hotel

– Hotel Completes $100 million Renovation Project –  Hamilton Princess & Beach Club today announces the completion of a $100 million, three-year renovation project that has added luxury, contemporary features to the historic landmark property to meet the needs of today’s traveller. This third, and last, phase introduced a new gym last month and the hotel today announces the opening of the exhale spa with indoor and outdoor space and renovated pool, a new retail corridor, large outdoor terrace for the Trudeau Ballroom, new Fairmont Gold private lounge and remodeling of the Fairmont...

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