Archive for September, 2012

ConnectiMass welcomes Google for Entrepreneurs platform and week to celebrate the Entrepreneurial Spirit

September 24, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Blog,Company News   |   Comments Off on ConnectiMass welcomes Google for Entrepreneurs platform and week to celebrate the Entrepreneurial Spirit»



Startups and entrepreneurship is experiencing a boom worldwide right now. Like never before aspiring entrepreneurs can leverage the internet and build technologies can that transform the way we live, play, work and do business.  There are approximately 400 million entrepreneurs across 54 countries, and 69 million early-stage entrepreneurs offering new products and services, according to a report from Google. Consequently, with Google turns 14 this month, they decided to celebrate this global entrepreneurial spirit  by officially launching Google for Entrepreneurs, the umbrella for our several dozen programs and ...

Our Founder Ingrid Riley selected as one of the 50UnderFifty Business Leaders Shaping Jamaica’s future

September 07, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Blog,Company News   |   Comments Off on Our Founder Ingrid Riley selected as one of the 50UnderFifty Business Leaders Shaping Jamaica’s future»



Our Founder, Ingrid Riley received an email in the mail from Sandra Glasgow, the CEO of the Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ). The first paragraph said. "Dear Ingrid: I am pleased to advise you that the Panel of Judges has selected you as one of the PSOJ/Gleaner award “50UnderFifty Business Leaders Shaping Jamaica’s future”. CONGRATULATIONS!     We are proud and super happy for being awarded this honour!   What being selected really means to Ingrid. For me, it means a have another platform for me to spread the idea of tech ...

Founder’s Note: ConnectiMass + CONNECTiD-the decision that declares the difference!

September 05, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Blog,Company News   |   Comments Off on Founder’s Note: ConnectiMass + CONNECTiD-the decision that declares the difference!»



by Ingrid Riley Since forever, my business life has been about social media and startups and those two passions were under the single umbrella brand of ConnectiMass. I had just over a week ago, leaked the news publicly of what I had decided to do, a while back-to divide and conquer, well kinda sorta. I couldn't execute on it any sooner, as I took a well needed 3 week vacation, the first in 5 years. Now refreshed, energise and focused, I was confident to post on the fan page and ...