[Kingston, Jamaica] – The Jamaica Vacationer Board, a sponsor since inception, has recommitted help for the Jamaica Jazz and Blues digital staging set for March 4-6, 2021.
MasterCard, the Affiliate presenting companion has joined Stream, Appleton Property, Tourism Enhancement Fund, Tourism Linkages Community, Grace Meals, Nationwide Business Bank, Pepsi and a number of other others in powering the rejuvenation of the beloved music pageant.
Talking on the digital press convention on Tuesday January 19, Donovan White, Director of Tourism, Jamaica Vacationer Board expressed pleasure on the return of the Pageant.
“Welcome back!” he exclaimed. “I am pleased to see the return of one of the Caribbean’s best Music Festivals. We have missed the Festival for many years so we are particularly excited at its return. With masterful production, class acts and an unmistakable Jamaican flair the Festival adds to the high demand of music events that makes Jamaica the beat that moves the world.”
Marcia McDonnough, Co-Producer of the Pageant, is buoyed by the help from a mix of Jamaican and international manufacturers. “After a hiatus of five years we are pleased to return Jazz and Blues to loving patrons. We couldn’t have done it without the support of our sponsors,” she acknowledged.
Kamal Powell, Advertising and marketing Supervisor, J Wray and Nephew Restricted confirms the digital staging will likely be worth the await the Pageant’s return. “Appleton Property is thrilled to be partnering with the Jamaica Jazz and Blues Pageant on this historic digital staging, regardless of the bodily distance between us. Appleton Property and the Jamaica Jazz and Blues model each converse to international audiences with the language of Jamaica’s excellence in tradition, equivalent to our music. Embracing this partnership was pure, we implore you as you tune in to the Pageant, take pleasure in a cocktail from any of our variants.”
Affiliate Presenting Companion MasterCard
MasterCard, a robust International model, helps music festivals worldwide as music is a robust a part of the model and labored with Grammy Award profitable artiste Koffee within the model’s most up-to-date marketing campaign.
Marcus Carmo, Director, Advertising and marketing and Communications, Caribbean Division, says the Pageant gives a possibility to attach folks with their ardour. Acknowledging that music is a ardour of Jamaica which has a very lengthy and wealthy custom of music historical past. “Mastercard is proud to be part of the revitalization of the Jamaica Jazz and Blues Pageant. Our model is synonymous with music in Jamaica and globally and we look ahead to seeing one other improbable Jamaican pageant manufacturing.”
The Jamaica Jazz and Blues Pageant first staging was held in 1996 and stays a beloved model by patrons worldwide.
White confirmed that the demand for model Jamaica is high of thoughts for a lot of who await the circumstances that can allow international journey. “The Festival gives lovers of our music yet another reason to remain connected with the destination and of course to engage with our brand. It also serves as a teaser to whet their appetite as they eagerly await the time when they can travel again to Jamaica. Digital technology has changed the way we connect, the power and relevance of virtual platforms in these very trying times work to our benefit as Jamaica has been able to exploit its expansive capabilities to reach global audiences exponentially. With virtual performances becoming the norm and not changing any time soon.”
Different sponsors of the Pageant embrace; Enterprise Automotive Rental, Kool FM, Royalton Resorts, Moon Palace, Geejam Lodge.
The Jamaica Jazz and Blues Pageant will likely be staged March 4-6.