On Saturday, 13th April, the curtains came down on the inaugural National Corporate Public Speaking Championship (NCPSC) in St. Vincent & the Grenadines, which was held at the Girl Guides Headquarters.
First place winner of this historic event was the Argyle International Airport (AIA) represented by Ms. Trackeisha Davis. Massy Stores SVG took second and third places respectively, represented by Cavel King Jr. and Iyande Bramble.
During this final round, five finalists delivered impressive prepared speeches on “The Role Of Social Media In Business”. These finalists were Argyle International Airport (AIA) Trackeisha Davis, Massy Stores SVG Cavel King Jr. and Iyande Bramble, RSVG Police Force Moise Cummings, and XS Steel Inc., Marla Nanton-James.
The winner of the impromptu speech was Massy Stores SVG, Cavel King Jr. Trackeisha Davis of AIA was second place, and third position was taken by RSVG Police Force, Moise Cummings.
The audience had several treats as rewards:
1. The prize for the Highest Engagement Facebook Fan went to Merlinda Bacchus.
2. Argyle International Airport (AIA) was the recipient of a prize for Participating Company With Highest Turnout.
3. $300.00 cash prize was won by Desra Robinson- Glasgow and
4. $200.00 was won by Aviar Charles.
Special recognitions and certificates were presented to individuals and sponsors, by the Minister of Education Hon. St. Clair Prince, Contest Chairperson Arlette Miller, St. Clair Stapleton, Dr. Francesca-Burnham-Onu and Janice O’ Loughlin.
This event was hosted by Toastmasters in SVG for staff of registered businesses throughout St. Vincent & the Grenadines.