JAMPRO President, Diane Edwards (second right) is pictured welcoming Twitter Co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey (right) to Jamaica on December 2, 2017, at Tech Beach Retreat in Montego Bay. Kirk-Anthony Hamilton (left) Co-Founder of Tech Beach and JAMPRO Vice President of Sales and Promotions Claude Duncan (second left) listen on. Ms. Edwards and Mr. Dorsey also discussed the possibility for Twitter or other technology platforms to improve Jamaica’s digital footprint. This is the social media mogul’s first visit to Jamaica.
JAMPRO supported the Tech Beach initiative to encourage technology development and innovation in Jamaica to propel the country’s economic growth. Tech Beach Retreat is a conference that promotes entrepreneurship, technology and innovation.