MEET OUR FINALISTS

These 6 finalists couldn't be more diverse.  Hailing from the islands of St. Maarten and Curacao these entrepreneurs have founded endeavours in fintech, fashion, circular economy, delivery app, tourism, and data protection services. Get to know our finalists below.

 
 
 
 
 

ZACK GRESSMANN

B&G PAYMENT SOLUTIONS 

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Chip is a product designed and created by B&G Payment Solutions and brought to market in partnership with CX Pay. CHIP is an E-wallet that offers choice and flexibility when paying businesses, sending money or getting paid. Chip brings a new and innovative payment solution to the local market to make payments instant, safe, and fun when sending funds to friends and family, or paying for services at merchants in person or online.

JUAN VICARIO

MARK-A-WEB SERVICES 

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MARK-A-WEB Serrvices focusess on providing data privacy and protection services to medium enterpises on the the island of Curacao and in the region. We have partnered with OneTrust to provide high quality services and training.

CRISTAL LE GRAND

LEGRAND VOYAGES 

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Le Grand Voyages is a multi-destination management company and global travel advocate. Our mission is to be an intermediate for regional integration and launch multi-destination branding strategies that give the small island developing states a comparative advantage over destinations with similar and more diverse experiences.

 

CHRYSTAL RICHARDSON

COCOMOODS CONCEPTS 

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Cocomoods Concepts strives to offer you the chance to discover & enjoy your identity with us. Cultural diversity is what makes us rich and we would like to be a conduit for your exploration of cultural differences. We offer you the option to take your home with you or that of someone else's while showcasing your rootz with pride and style.

SABINE BERENDSE

GREEN PHENIX 

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Green Phenix is a social enterprise that is creating a circular inclusive economy in the Caribbean. Plastic waste is collected and with innovative technology transformed into new, long-lasting & meaningful product. Green Phenix is a major driver of sustainable development with the plans to create an interactive makerspace focused on recycling plastic waste into meaningful products.