• 29 Jan 2017 by Global Chamber

    Dear Valued Member,

    We at the Global Chamber Trinidad & Tobago do wish you a successful year 2017.

    The year 2016 saw the establishment of the Global Chamber of Trinidad & Tobago through the expertise and foresight of Dr. Ty Richardson who understood the present economic landscape and championed the opportunities of Global Chamber to organizations that saw the need to look beyond the limitations of Trinidad & Tobago so as to ensure sustainability and growth.

    Being a part of the #globaltribe allows your organization to exist in an international synergy of knowledge and expertise. The proper application of information, relationships and collaboration from the Global Chamber portal can lend to the effectual success of your organization mandate for international growth.

    We invite you to stay tuned through our newsletters, website and blogs. Our team which exists of an international network is here to provide you with the resources of communication through the creating of one to one relationship with yourself and other organizations. We can assist with auxiliary services which will prepare you to take full advantage of a global network.

    Understanding Trinidad & Tobago’s present economic scenario which is contracting will lead to contracting of consumer spend and a very competitive environment for businesses. Consideration of applying changes to your organization’s operations is mandated. Either becoming leaner, find new markets or both can be adopted to ensure sustainability.

    Global Chamber of Trinidad & Tobago and the opportunities of the #globaltribe will partner with you to assist in your organization in achieving the mandates that you have identified for its success.

    Our local team which comprises of Cherry-Ann Craigwell, Deputy Director; Marina Ho Sam – Business Coordinator; Sales Team and a qualified board will ensure the commitments identified by the Global Chamber, international be made available to you and your organization.

    We do extend our best wishes for the year 2017.

    Please contact us at to learn how Global Chamber Trinidad and Tobago can assist you with your business goals.


    Cherry-Ann Craigwell

    Acting Deputy Director, Trinidad and Tobago

  • 16 Oct 2016 by Global Chamber

    Dear Global Chamber Member,

    In recent weeks, Hurricane Matthew and Nicole swept through the Caribbean and Florida, leaving devastation in their path. Haiti’s current death toll currently stands at over 1300 with a total of 1384 deaths caused by the hurricane. While Hurricane Nicole hasn’t caused any reported deaths, the destruction to property and the communities left by both hurricanes stands between $4 to $6 Billion USD.

    Global Chamber is represented in the Caribbean by Executive Director Dr. Ty Richardson, based in Trinidad and Tobago, and in South Florida by Emi Hanado, based in Miami, Florida. Both are currently spending time with Caribbean and South Florida communities, evaluating the damage, determining how to support and raising capital to contribute to the recovery and rebuild efforts.

    Leading Global Chamber’s efforts to contribute to the relief in the Caribbean and parts of Florida, Global Chamber Executive Director, Dr. Ty Richardson, is inviting members and sponsors of Global Chamber worldwide, to join the community, and donate whatever you can, and be recognized for your contribution.

    How to donate?

    It's simple, there are two ways to do it:

    1. You can donate with your Credit Card in our Payment Page (Click Here). After filling out all the required information, please make sure to add "Donation for Hurricane Matthew Relief Efforts" so we can adequately allocate the payment to our relief program. 

    2. You can donate by sending money to our office in the Caribbean through PayPal. To do so, send money to It is important to add "Donation for Hurricane Matthew Relief Efforts" in the optional note space.

    Contribute to Global Chamber Caribbean’s relief efforts and be featured as a contributor on the Global Chamber’s Caribbean website and Global Chamber’s newsletter. Larger contributions will be featured on Global Chamber’s Blog with your company’s logo, story, contribution amount (or category) and how that money was put to use. No donation is too small. Let’s come together and contribute to this much needed effort.


    Thank you!


    Dr. Ty Richardson

    Executive Director of Global Chamber® Caribbean


  • 04 Jun 2016

    Trinidad and Tobago, Port-of-Spain (May 22nd, 2016) —  Global Chamber® launched from Port of Spain, Trinidad on Wednesday 25th May at 6:00pm at The United States Embassy’s Public Affairs conference room, Sweet Briar Place, St. Clair with local government officials, Country Ambassadors and Honorary Consuls,  and regional and global leaders present. The launch of Global Chamber Trinidad and Tobago, is one of what will be 500 metro chambers around the world by 2020. 


    "It's a new global day for Trinidad and Tobago” said Dr. Ty Richardson, Executive Director of Global Chamber Trinidad and Tobago. “Today help business leaders in our community to expedite their growth create business opportunities and jobs right here in Trinidad and Tobago and the Caribbean by taking a global and borderless approach.”

    Global Chamber Trinidad and Tobago provides business services and connections to organizations who are currently, or are considering doing business across borders - either state, industry or country.  We help lower the risk associated with cross-border business by providing our members trusted resources, connections and a platform to connect and engage with business leaders from around the globe.

    "Those of us who love global business have a special connection", said Doug Bruhnke, Founder and CEO of Global Chamber, "and that connection keeps us tied together even as we're doing business far afield. However, we've all felt that pang of loneliness along the way, with comparable frustrations in a mix of cross cultural challenges, jet lag and cross-border difficulties. We have a lot to give each other when we find ways to stay connected, as we plan to facilitate via the Global Chamber."

    Visit us at for more information about what’s happening here and around the world.  This platform offers our members trusted connections, global resources and virtual communities designed to bridge the gap between local and global business leaders.

    Be sure to follow Global Chamber Trinidad and Tobago and Global Chamber on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn as well.  Each of these outlets provides information on upcoming events, new metro chapters launching and trusted resources. Join the global tribe! Be global and UNSTOPPABLE!

    Visit Global Chamber for a complete list of active metros and our first 80 metro areas.