Grange: Brian George was a great friend of Jamaica

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  • The Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, the Honourable Olivia Grange has expressed deep sadness at the passing of Supreme Ventures President and CEO, Brian George.
  • “Brian was a proud Trinidadian and also a great friend of Jamaica. He offered such outstanding support to Jamaican sports, culture, and other critical areas of national development, over the years — not only through the lottery company which he so ably led.
  • Brian George had been President and CEO of Supreme Ventures Limited (a lottery company) since 2003.

The Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, the Honourable Olivia Grange has expressed deep sadness at the passing of Supreme Ventures President and CEO, Brian George. Minister Grange said:

“Brian was a proud Trinidadian and also a great friend of Jamaica. He offered such outstanding support to Jamaican sports, culture, and other critical areas of national development, over the years — not only through the lottery company which he so ably led.

“Brian was personally committed to Jamaica’s development.

“His passing today is both a shock and a blow. We will miss him dearly.

“I extend condolences to his family and friends at this time.”

Brian George had been President and CEO of Supreme Ventures Limited (a lottery company) since 2003. Under law, contributions from lottery companies have been used to fund sports development, early childhood education, health, arts and culture.

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