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Published:Wednesday | December 11, 2019 | 12:22 AM
It was all smiles as Delroy McLean (centre), senior director – C&W Business Jamaica, shares lens time with the organisers of Tech Beach, Kyle Maloney (left) and Kirk-Anthony Hamilton, at the welcome reception at the Iberostar Grand Rose Hall on Thursday, December 5 to kick off the three-day event.
Organisers of Tech Beach, Kyle Maloney (left) and Kirk-Anthony Hamilton, share a light moment on Day 2 of the technology conference in Montego Bay.
Zachary Harding, Group CEO, SSL Group, and Lily Dash, CEO and founder of, are in good spirits.
Carol Robertson (left), director – government and enterprise at C&W Business Jamaica, is deep in conversation with Claudette McGowan, chief information officer – Bank of Montreal, on Day 2 of Tech Beach.
Striking a pose at the booth belonging to global tech giant Avaya are (from left) Chris Reckford – CEO, tTech Jamaica; Diane Edwards – CEO, JAMPRO; Delroy McLean, senior director – C&W Business Jamaica; and Kirk-Anthony Hamilton – Tech Beach organiser.
Headline sponsors of the Tech Beach, Google, were well represented at the conference. Pictured are Google executives (from left) Suezette Yasmin Robotham – diversity, equity and Inclusion programme manager; Alan Tetley – software engineering director; and Annie Jean-Baptiste – head of product inclusion, on day 2 of Tech Beach.
Annie Jean-Baptiste, head of product inclusion at Google, takes centre stage on Day 2 of Tech Beach.

The 2019 Tech Beach Retreat took place at the Iberostar Grand Rose Hall from Thursday, December 5 until Saturday, December 7. The three-day conference, known for facilitating collaboration and discussion between local and international leaders, featured a range of speakers on innovation and business, along with a full house of attendees. Here are the social highlights.