BARJAM elects new President
The Barbados Association of Journalists and Media Workers (BARJAM), formerly the Barbados Association of Journalists (BAJ), has officially been relaunched with veteran journalist, Emmanuel Joseph taking up the post as President.
BARJAM held its Annual General Meeting at the National Union of Public Workers (NUPW) Headquarters on Sunday where a number of constitutional amendments were moved- one of which included the change in the association's name to include media workers.
Joseph is a senior reporter with Barbados Today while the Vice President, Amanda Lynch-Foster is the Managing Editor with the Nation Publishing Company. The treasurer, Marlon Madden also works with Barbados Today while the Public Relations Officer, Anne Marie Burke and Ryan Broome, the General Secretary, hail from the Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation (CBC).
The floor members are Trevor Thorpe, Lisa Lorde and Anthony 'Admiral' Nelson.