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Mr Jamaica, Abe Issa

Suzanne Issa

Mr Jamaica, Abe Issa

a pictorial biography

by Suzanne Issa

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Published by S. Issa in Kingston, Jamaica, W.I .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Jamaica
    • Subjects:
    • Issa, Abraham Elias, 1905-1984.,
    • Businessmen -- Jamaica -- Biography.,
    • Jamaica -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesMister Jamaica, Abe Issa, Abe Issa
      Statementby Suzanne Issa ; edited by Jackie Ranston.
      ContributionsRanston, Jackie.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC154.I85 I853 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 188 p. :
      Number of Pages188
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL901340M
      ISBN 10976809169X
      LC Control Number95193802
      OCLC/WorldCa32176989

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The Hon Abraham Elias "Abe" Issa CBE OJ (Octo – Abe Issa book ) was a Jamaican businessman, entrepreneur and hotelier acclaimed as “The Father of Jamaican Tourism”. As the first President of the Jamaica Tourist Board he guided the rise and boom in Jamaican tourism of the late s.

His business accomplishments include the founding of Alma mater: College of the Holy Cross. Abe Issa then applied his schooling and real estate experience to find the next big opportunity.

He yearned to build a business both good for people and the environment. Abe studied demographics, trends in energy technology, and environmental concerns. InAbe entered into the home improvement and energy efficiency industry. Mr Jamaica, Abe Issa: A pictorial biography Hardcover – January 1, by Suzanne Issa (Author) › Visit Amazon's Suzanne Issa Page.

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Go to Google Play Now» Mr Jamaica, Abe Issa: A Pictorial Biography. Suzanne Issa. Issa, - Businessmen - pages. 0 Reviews. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the. The Issa family owned retail stores, real estate, movie theaters, hotels and car dealerships throughout Jamaica.

Today, the Issa name remains well known all over the island. Hailed as “the father of Jamaican tourism,” Abe Issa’s foray into the tourism business began in with the purchase of the Myrtle Bank Hotel.

Joseph John Issa, known as Joe or Joey Issa (born 1 December ), is a Jamaican businessman and philanthropist. He is best known as the founder of Cool Group, which comprises over 50 companies. At Issa's first business venture was a petrol station named Cool Oasis, which was the catalyst for the Group becoming the largest Jamaican owned operator of.

The Issa family marked the th anniversary of their arrival in Jamaica on Augaccording to Mrs. Bertha Issa-Ghisays, a direct descendant of the first Issas to come to Jamaica. Originally from Bethlehem, Palestine, the first two Issa’s to come to Jamaica were Elias Issa and his son Abraham Issa in Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Mr Jamaica, Abe Issa: A pictorial biography at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5.

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Paul Issa was born in Kingston, Jamaica, the son of the Hon. Abe Issa, and Lorraine Shaouy Issa. He attended St. George’s College, in Kingston, and, later, Hackley School in Tarrytown, New York. He studied drama at Tulane University in New Orleans and at the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre in New York.

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Akwaaba (the Ghanaian term for ‘welcome’) is the first single from the. Hotelier and philanthropist Paul Issa has a longstanding relationship with St Mary that stretches back to his formative years.

In Februaryhis father, Abe, helped kick-start Jamaica's tourism industry by opening Tower Isle Hotel on the parish's picturesque north coast and developing the property into the island's first all-inclusive resort.

ISSA Jamaica, Vector. 31K likes. The Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association, commonly known as ISSA, is a organisation formed and managed by /5(5). In Abe Issa (nicknamed ‘Mr. Jamaica’) and the first Chairman of the Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) had so many guests at the Myrtle Bank Hotel that he decided to expand to the North Coast.

In Abe built the Tower Isle Hotel in a relatively simple and unknown section of the island. Lee Issa is on Facebook. Join Facebook to connect with Lee Issa and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the world. "The group is still owned by the Issa family, a well-established and respected family in Jamaica, and is headed by Mr Elias Issa, the founder's son.

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Set in the s, a decade after Jamaica's independence from Great Britain, it is the story of conflicting cultures and one man's journey to understand where similarities lay and where differences abide/5.

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He lived at address. He lived on month dayJamaica, Civil Registration, Issa. Andrew Issa. Coldwell Banker Jamaica Realty. Managing Director. Team Members. Share: Email; Facebook; LinkedIn; Twitter Diplomatic Missions in Jamaica; E-Book Archives.

E-Book E-Book. Credit. Website maintained by Web Heroes. CHAIRMAN of Couples Resorts Lee Issa has been elected as the new president of the Negril Chamber of Commerce.

Issa's elevation to the position comes as little surprise, as he has been actively. The founder, Mr. Abe Issa, understood the importance of creating a luxurious resort in Jamaica which doesn’t compromise authenticity. Through this mindset, he was able to intertwine local Caribbean culture, spectacular natural settings, and first-rate amenities.

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By:Serita Sargent Art Jamaican art dates back to Jamaica's indigenous Taino Indians who created zemis, carvings of their gods, for ritual spiritual purposes. Dressing: Women wear long skirts, scarves, and they are hand made Men wear pants, shirts and like them to be colorful.

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Vincent Leonard Price Jr. was an American. My daahlings, the spirit of Abe Issa and his joie de vivre and sense of occasion were definitely in the air. We are talking prime time here, and who did prime time better than "Mr. Jamaica". Well, my dears, it was up to his heirs and successors to follow suit, and sweet-things, they did fabulous, like it was going out of style.

It has been 65 years since Mr. Frank Morrow first landed on the beautiful island of Jamaica and immediately fell in love with it. The first hotel Inthe Morrow brothers ventured to the island to investigate entrepreneurial opportunities in the tourism industry which at that time was just starting to make headway in Jamaica.

For his success in raising international awareness of Jamaican vacations to tourists, Abe Issa has become known as “Mr. Jamaica.” Following in his uncle’s footsteps, John Issa also became an influential figure in the Jamaican tourism industry.

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This week we have a conversation with Jamaican author, Glen Laman. He recently wrote the book, Jamaican Entrepreneurship a review of the characteristics, traits and ideas of some of the island’s most accomplished entrepreneurs. We ask Mr. Laman about five things he learned about Jamaican Entrepreneurship while writing the book.

The Hon Abraham Elias "Abe" Issa CBE OJ was a Jamaican businessman and hotelier acclaimed as “The Father of Jamaican Tourism”. As the first President of the Jamaica Tourist Board he guided the rise and boom in Jamaican tourism of the late s, his business accomplishments include the founding of Jamaica's first modern department store, the country's first shopping.

As Jamaicans become more sensitised to the definition of art, Couples Resorts ensures an indelible impression of Jamaica’s art as visual culture.

Jane Issa, designer for Couples Resorts, creates a potpourri of artistic expressions at all four Couples resorts to enhance the Jamaican experience beyond sun, sea and sand, promising a Jamaican. Issa is a recipient of many honors including his own Jamaican cent postage stamp commemorating the centenary of the Jamaica Hotel Law (), the Brazilian Order of the Southern Cross (Officer Rank) in and the Order of Jamaica inand Master Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst & Young in Errol Flynn once declared, ‘Jamaica’s more beautiful than any woman I’ve ever known.’ Flynn fell in love with Jamaica in the s and Ian Fleming and Noel Coward swiftly followed.

Montego Bay and Negril still lure in the tourists, but the parish of Portland is a quieter spot, despite being.

A Descriptive Account of the Island of Jamaica, with Remarks upon the Cultivation of the Sugar-Cane, throughout the Different Seasons of the Year, and Chiefly Considered in a Picturesque Point of View; Also, Observations and Reflections upon What Would Probably Be the Consequences of an Abolition of the Slave-Trade, and of the Emancipation of the Slaves.

Issa was quite young at the time and was carrying the label “Mr. Cool” given to him by his peers for his calmness and charm, which earned him a place among Jamaica’s 10 most handsome men; and for his immense popularity which made him one of the country’s most recognizable faces.As Mr.

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