Cyber Chat with Rochelle Thwaites: Nomino Makes Its Debut in the App World

Nomino is an app that was founded by three Jamaican friends living in Los Angeles – Rochelle Thwaites, designer, Talitha Watkins, marketing executive and Dule Hill, actor/producer.  Made in Jamaica Catalogue caught up with Rochelle Thwaites, CEO/Founder of Nomino, and asked her to share some insights about the Nomino App – what it is, why[…]

Olympic Greats & Greatness

  by Carole Beckford Although the Olympic Games are a multi-sport event, Jamaica has stamped its name in track and field. Jamaica has sent a team to every Summer Olympics held since 1948. Sixteen Games, fifty-five medals and the journey from London 1948 back to London 2012, has taken Brand Jamaica around the world. From[…]

Interview With Usain Bolt

  Usain Bolt stunned the world in the 2008 Beijing Olympics, when he brought home a trio of gold medals for winning the 100m, 200m and 4x100m relay (with his Jamaican teammates), and three world records for the same races. The fol-lowing year, he broke his own records in the 100m (9.58 seconds) and 200m[…]