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Rising Stars 2014
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Rising Stars 2014

As too many of our young Bermudians know, in today's climate fulfilling employment can be difficult to come by. Lingering negative economic factors have shrunk our population - and thus our workforce - with the knock-on effect of fewer businesses taking chances on hiring inexperienced youth. The talent is certainly here, but opportunities for young people can appear bleak in the face of our unemployment problem. Luckily, the tide is turning, as evidenced by this year's impressive crop of nominees…


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Rising Stars 2014: Kimberley Moore

Twenty-five-year-old Kimberley Moore is sales and marketing coordinator at BF&M insurance, and has had a rewarding journey growing with the company over the past seven years. "I started at BF&M in 2007 right out of high school as I could…


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Rising Stars 2014: Caroline Berlo

If anyone has ever told you that auditing is a boring field, they've clearly never met 22-year-old Caroline Berlo, enthusiastic staff accountant at Ernst & Young. "Auditing is actually a respected and extremely social career," she says, dispelling a common…


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Rising Stars 2014: Aleasha Pearman

The People's Pharmacy is one of Bermuda's most patronised retail businesses, thanks in part to the dedication and hard work of employees like 28-year-old Aleasha Pearman. Having climbed the ladder from cashier all the way to senior accounts assistant, she's…


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Rising Stars 2014: Carlita Lodge

"I want both my personal and my professional life to help shape the future of Bermuda," says 26-year-old Carlita Lodge, civic-minded marketing and communications manager at the Fairmont Southampton hotel. Promoting the public image of one of Bermuda's most iconic…

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Rising Stars 2014: Matthew McBeath

One who fostered an early interest in business's most essential service industry, 26-year-old Matthew McBeath is information technology (IT) manager at the Elbow Beach Hotel. "Technology is always changing, so I am always learning," he says, speaking to the integrated…