Participants

  • Alison Saunders, Producer – Barbados/Trinidad,
  • Alwyn Bully, Writer/Director – Dominica/Jamaica,
  • Andrea Bullens, Bullzii Marketing/Caribbean International Television – New York, USA
  • Anita Bully, Film Commissioner – Dominica,
  • Annabel Alcazar, Producer , Trinidad and Tobago Film Company – Trinidad,
  • Anne-Marie Stewart, Board Chair, CaribbeanTales – Canada,
  • Annette Nias, Film Officer, National Cultural Foundation – Barbados,
  • Ava-Gail Gardiner, lawyer – Jamaica,
  • Barbara Alexander, SAT Telecoms (Dominica)
  • Bobie Taffe, Producer, CaribbeanTales – Canada,
  • Brent Hart, US Attache d’Affaires – US Embassy – Barbados,
  • Carla Foderingham, CEO, Trinidad and Tobago Film Company – Trinidad,
  • Catherine Emmanuel, Filmmaker – Trinidad,
  • Charlotte Blumenshein, Canadian Consulate – Barbados,
  • Cherie Smith – Canada,
  • Cheryl Dear, Director of Programming and New Business Development, Time Warner Cable – USA,
  • Christopher Laird, CEO, Gayelle The Channel – Trinidad,
  • Clement Richards, filmmaker,
  • Courtney Panchan, Co-ordinator, CaribbeanTales – Canada,
  • Davina Lee, filmmaker – St Lucia,
  • Desmond Allum, Attorney – Trinidad,
  • Dr. Donna Hunte-Cox, CEO, National Cultural Foundation – Barbados,
  • Dr. Keith Nurse, Director, The Shridath Ramphal Center, UWI Cavehill – Barbados,
  • Dr. Terrence Farrell, CEO, One Caribbean Media Group – Trinidad/Barbados,
  • Escipion J. Oliveira, Manager, Carib Export – Barbados,
  • Felicia Persaud, CEO, Hard Beat News – New York,,
  • Fran Wickham, Manager, Frank Collymore Hall – Barbados,
  • Franklyn “Chappie” St Juste, Cinematographer – Jamaica,
  • Howard Allen, Producer, Co-Owner, HAMA TV – Antigua,
  • Ian Bourne, Bajan Reporter – Barbados,
  • Innocent Emokhor, Program Manager, African Independent Television – Nigeria.,
  • Jimmel Daniel, Filmmaker – Trinidad,
  • Jo Spalberg, Producer, Caribbean Media Corporation and The Caribbean Channel – Barbados,
  • John Morgan, CEO, Olympus Theatres – Barbados,
  • John Welsman, Composer – Canada
  • Josanne Leonard, filmmaker – Trinidad,
  • Julie Dash, Filmmaker – Los Angeles, USA,
  • Kadesha Johnson, New York/Jamaica
  • Karen Williams, Writer/Director/Producer – Jamaica/New York,
  • Kazzi Heath, ZIZ Broadcasting Corporation (St. Kitts)
  • Kethiwe Ngcobo, Head of Drama, South African Broadcasting Corporation – South Africa,
  • Kevin Pennant, Pennant Media Group – Toronto/Los Angeles
  • Larc Trotman, Filmmaker – Barbados/Canada,
  • Lisa Wickham, CEO, Caribbean Film and Media Academy, Imagine Entertainment, and Ezone – Trinidad,
  • Mahmood Patel, writer and filmmaker, Barbados,
  • Marc Gomes, filmmaker, Canada/LA, Mariel Brown, Filmmaker – Trinidad,
  • Mary Wells, Filmmaker – Jamaica,
  • Merville Lynch, Merville Lynch Productions – Barbados,
  • Michelle Materre, Michelle Materre Consulting and Creatively Speaking – New York USA,
  • Michelle Springer, Reporter, The Nation Newspapers – Barbados,
  • Mitzi Allen, Producer, CEO HAMA TV – Antigua,
  • Modou Diagne, Invest Barbados – Barbados,
  • Neil Rashad, Media Consultant – India,
  • Oonya Kempadoo, Writer – Grenada/Guyana/Trinidad,
  • Patrick Cozier, CEO, Caribbean Media Corporation, and The Caribbean Channel – Barbados,
  • Paulette Jones, Head of Marketing, The Nation Newspapers – Barbados,
  • Penny Hynam, Producer – Barbados,
  • Phillip Williams, CEO, Carib Export – Barbados,
  • Renee Pollonais, Filmmaker – Trinidad,
  • Ricky Terry, Antigua & Barbuda Broadcasting Service (Antigua)
  • Rivelino Simmons, Producer, Barbados, Rogers Media – Canada,
  • Rommel Hall, Filmmaker – Barbados,
  • Roxanne Gibbs, Editor, The Nation Newspapers – Barbados,
  • Ruth Archibald, Canadian High Commissioner – Barbados,
  • Ruel Edwards, Grenada Broadcasting Network
  • Sophei Welsman – Canada,
  • Stephen Hill, CEO, Caribbean International Network – New York, USA,
  • Stetson Babb, Manager, Starcom Network – Barbados,
  • Sue Springer, Exec. Vice President, Barbados Hotel and Tourism Association – Barbados,
  • Sunity Maharaj, Producer – Trinidad,
  • Susan Fueg, General Manager, CaribbeanTales – Canada,
  • Tanya Mudaly, Commissioning Editor, Drama, South African Broadcasting Corporation, South Africa,
  • Timmy Mora, Producer – Trinidad,
  • Tonika Sealy, Carib Export – Santo Domingo
  • Tony Coco-Viloin, filmmaker, Film Commissioner, Guadeloupe,
  • Ms. Vivian Gittens, Publisher of The Nation, Barbados
  • Veoma Ali, Producer, Starcom Network – Barbados,
  • Vic Fernandes, CEO, Starcom Network – Barbados.
  • Zakiya MacKenzie, New York