Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Lifetime Achievement Awardees 2013

Lorna Green

“Ambitious”, “confident” and “forthright” are some adjectives that persons have said readily come to mind when they think of the persona of Lorna Green. This IT “dynamo” ended her corporate career as a Vice-President at Cable and Wireless (now LIME) in 1994 and became the first female founder and owner of a Jamaican IT company, Digital Transtec Limited, which currently develops software for the Aviation Regulation and Gaming industries.

She is also Director and part-owner of GSW Animation, one of the Caribbean’s leading animation production companies. Lorna is the recipient of the Alexander Graham Bell 14th Presidential Citation from Illinois Bell Telephone Co. She is a founding member of the 51% Coalition; Convener and Founding President of Women Business Owners Limited; Chairperson of the Central Information Technology Office and the Consumer Affairs Commission (CAC), in addition to being a member of several other Boards.

Lorna exemplifies commitment to various causes through volunteerism, even as she continues to support the Jamaica Computer Society and make her mark in the local ICT industry.