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What’s the real message behind Caribbean BETA -Tech Entrepreneurship Conference?

November 07, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on What’s the real message behind Caribbean BETA -Tech Entrepreneurship Conference?»



The real message behind why we do Caribbean BETA is that we want more people to come to know, understand and take action because of these two things things: - that because we are now all living in the Digital Age, the playing field has become more level, the opportunities are greater and there are now many, many more routes to creating and finding jobs, owning a business and achieving personal success. -that, while building reciprocal and meaningful network of  business relationships will always be essential, having access to ...

CALL for Caribbean Tech Ideas: Registration for Caribbean BETA PitchFest Now Open

October 18, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on CALL for Caribbean Tech Ideas: Registration for Caribbean BETA PitchFest Now Open»



Are you an aspiring or current tech entrepreneur ? Do you have a great tech-driven business idea or existing prototype that uses the internet, mobile or social platforms ? Want to win cash, connections, development support and bragging rights from angel/venture investors, founders of tech accelerators and tech incubators? Enter Caribbean BETA’s 2012 PitchFest Contest. Submissions now open. Submissions end on November 12th, 2012 How to Enter 1. Read the rules of the competition. 2. Complete form below. 3. Attend our free How to Pitch Bootcamp ( 2hrs). You will be emailed date ...

‘Opportunities ripe’ for tech investments in Jamaica ( Caribbean BETA in the News)

November 16, 2011  |   Posted by :   |   Blog,Technology News   |   Comments Off on ‘Opportunities ripe’ for tech investments in Jamaica ( Caribbean BETA in the News)»



MARC Canter, founder of the US multibillion-dollar computer software company that introduced flash technology, says opportunities are ripe for technology startups in Jamaica, which he feels possibly has a better investment climate than the US right now. In an exclusive interview with the Business Observer on Monday, the renowned entrepreneur said tourism and culture are sectors which strike him as having great potential for investments in technology locally.  More Related Posts Got a big idea? 15 Contestants do so far. Enter Caribbean BETA’s ...

6 things Caribbean Tech Entrepreneurs can do in tribute to Tech Visionary Steve Jobs

October 19, 2011  |   Posted by :   |   Blog,Technology News   |   Comments Off on 6 things Caribbean Tech Entrepreneurs can do in tribute to Tech Visionary Steve Jobs»



We lost the greatest tech entrepreneur of our time yesterday. Steve Jobs the co-founder of Apple, the company that through its people focused innovations, irrevocably changed the way we live and do business. He died yesterday at the age of 56. After I wrote my own personal tribute of how his life changed mine, I thought of how we can use how he lived and did business, to inspire us tech entrepreneurs here in the Caribbean. Here are 6 ways. 1. Consistently Challenge the Status Quo : We in the Caribbean tend to let things slide a little too easily, and ...

ConnectiMass secures the tech event franchise Startup Weekend for JAMAICA

July 18, 2011  |   Posted by :   |   Blog,Company News,Technology News   |   Comments Off on ConnectiMass secures the tech event franchise Startup Weekend for JAMAICA»



   Everything that ConnectiMass does is driven by our mission"of bridging the gap between the information haves and have nots, the opportunity haves and have nots- so that tech entrepreneurship becomes a major driver of startup  businesses, job creation and innovation in Jamaica and across the Caribbean." ..we've been executing this by offering Digital Marketing services to Caribbean brands that want to leverage the Internet and Technology to connect with their customers in fresh ways and take their products and services to the world, online. ..we've been doing this ...

WE CONNECT | Events. Networks

January 25, 2011  |   Posted by :   |   Blog,Company News   |   0 Comment»



Connectimass connects entrepreneurs, developers, creatives, investors, mentors to each other through our Community meetups such as Kingston BETA, Caribbean BETA, annual events  such as Caribbean Startup Week, Online Peer Networks, Global Partner Networks, Mentorship Network and Funding Network as well as Job and Opportunities Database. Details here   .