Mr. Marcel O. Robinson
President & CEO – Interlinc Communications
Dynamic, talented and definitely on the cutting edge of information technology, Marcel is one of Jamaica’s emerging entrepreneurs in Media and Technology. In 2000, at 21 Marcel became the youngest member of the Jamaica Chamber of Commerce (JCC) a 221-year old organization, where he chaired the Information and Communications Technology Committee. He is also a member of the Entrepreneurial Management and Junior Achievement Committees.
As Interlinc’s President & Chief Executive Officer, Marcel brings a distinctively youthful, energetic, yet very focused approach to the business. He has been with Interlinc since it’s inception and has served as the company’s Creative Director and VP, Marketing.
Under his guidance as President, the company copped its first major award in April 2001. Recognized by the Jamaica Chamber of Commerce (JCC) and the Financial Gleaner, Interlinc was bestowed with the Entrepreneurial Award for 2000. Combined with his highly competitive spirit, Marcel continues to excel in an industry dominated by the icons of traditional media in Jamaica.
Marcel sits on the Boards of Caribbeat Entertainment, a local entertainment industry company, serving as Caribbeat’s Director for Online Services and ICT4D Jamaica Project, a Jamaican-based ICT for development think-tank.
A graduate of the University of the West Indies he holds a B.A.(Hons) in Mass Communications. He is also a member of the Young Entrepreneurs Association (YEA) and graduate of Campion College.
At A Glance
- Date of Birth: February 23, 1979
- Citizenship: Canadian, Jamaican
- Education: B.A. Mass Communications, UWI (Mona)
- Languages: English, French, Italian
- Marital Status: Single