Charmaine Cedeno, Executive Director
Ms Cedeno has over twenty years experience spanning Advertising Production, Brand Management, Marketing and Public Relations, and is known for her fierce price negotiations on behalf of her clients. After studying Drama at Barbizon, Ms Cedeno was also exposed to advertising in Atlanta Georgia.
She gained first hand knowledge of Event Management and Production when she began working in Marketing and Public Relations. This exposure came when she started her Advertising/Production career in Trinidad and Tobago with McCann-Erickson, which was followed by Valdez and Torry Advertising Limited as a Production Manager. Ms Cedeno was responsible for Print Advertising, Special Events and Directing, Editing and Casting for Radio/Television commercials.
She has an exceptionally strong network of contacts within the industry. Some of her satisfied clients comprise of West Shore Medical, Junior Sammy Group of Companies, Unilever Caribbean, BHP Billiton, First Citizens Bank, Angostura, SECU Credit Union, Tradewinds Hotel, Trinidad Automobiles, Quickservice, S.M. Jaleel, Consol, Hi-Lo to name a few.
O'Leo LoKai, Copy Writer
Mr. Lokai has worked as a writer, researcher, marketing consultant and scientific illustrator for the past five years. His commercial portfolio covers advertising and marketing campaigns for major companies from concept to production, scripts, documentatries, media-radio, television, press and articles in regional magazines and reports.
In 2002/2003, he was one of ten film producers awarded funding by the Commonwealth Vision Award Committee in London, England to produce a short film on diversity and partnership and development. He has had numerous articles printed in both regional and local magazines and has illustrated and co-produced two books for children, all done locally.
Mr. Lokai is the holder of certificated in creative writing, research, media and communications. He continues to merge corporate initiatives with NGOs to produce strong vibrant positive messages that benefit social causes.
Some of his work has been featured in:
- Caribbean Beat Magazine
- Sports & Fitness Magazine
- Time Out Magazine
- Fine Caribbean Craft
- Ins & Outs
- NIHERST School Magazine
- TSTT's Dial Tone Magazine
- Energy Caribbean
- Trinidad & Tobago Export Directory
- Discover Magazine
- UNAIDS Publication
- CAB Bulletin
- Illustrations for Meeting Jesus Children Book Series
- 1 & 11
- Scripts for Footsteps Television Series