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Our Founder Ingrid Riley appointed to the Board of South West (SXSW) Startup Accelerator

August 26, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Our Founder Ingrid Riley appointed to the Board of South West (SXSW) Startup Accelerator»



Our Founder and Executive Director Ingrid Riley has been appointed  the Board for the South by South West (SXSW) Startup Accelerator responsible for the Caribbean. So guys and gals get your startups ready for SXSW March 2016. We at Connectimass will start looking for Caribbean Startups as early as September 21 2015. Watch this space and our blog SiliconCaribe.com for further news on application dates. SXSX attracts 30,000 attendees from 67 countries plus some of the world's top influencers and investors. ‪#‎SXSW‬ ‪#‎

Our Founder Ingrid Riley was one of 5 women whose work was featured at TEDxBAW13 by Gary WhiteHill

December 09, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Our Founder Ingrid Riley was one of 5 women whose work was featured at TEDxBAW13 by Gary WhiteHill»



Our Founder and Executive Director Ingrid Riley was one of 5 women whose work was featured at the TEDxBAW13 by opening keynote speaker Gary WhiteHill-who is a serial tech entrepreneur, Founder of Entrepreneur Week, speaker and also on the advisory board of ConnectiMass. You can see archive tweets by searching for #TEDxBAW13.

10 Jamaican Tech Entrepreneurs and their Mobile Apps to Go Global

September 12, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on 10 Jamaican Tech Entrepreneurs and their Mobile Apps to Go Global»



After an intense week of promotions plus a outreach workshop in Kingston, we're happy to report that 10 of 14 Jamaican Tech Entrepreneurs who entered their Apps, have been selected to compete in the Global Venture Out Challenge Mobile Apps Competition and Programme staged by InfoDev/CRDF organisations. The Jamaican Mobile Entrepreneurs will join others from Entrepreneurs from 33 countries from the Caribbean, Africa, Eastern Europe and Asia in the competition. ConnectiMass was selected to be the local event enabler for VentureOut Challenge. The name of the Mobile APps are 1. Bliss HR- ...

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 ...

Digital JAM 2.0 – Happy to be part of the Project. Two personal highlights.

July 05, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Blog,Company News   |   Comments Off on Digital JAM 2.0 – Happy to be part of the Project. Two personal highlights.»



by Ingrid Riley It's always great to see more initiatives emerging across the Caribbean that's geared to showcasing and rewarding existing tech talent as well as encouraging more individuals to come into the Tech industry as developers, entrepreneurs and professionals. DigitalJAM2.0 was one such initiative by the World Bank and Government of Jamaica. We were happy to be part of the team that help make it happen especially leading in the development of the first Open Data Sports Hackathon in the World, kinda fitting that it was held in Jamaica, Sprint Factory of the World. It will surely be ...