An agency of the Ministry of Industry, Investment & Commerce, the JBDC is Jamaica’s premier business development organisation working collaboratively with government, private sector, as well as, academic, research and international communities.



14 Camp Road, Kingston

Ann-Marie Brown

ANN-MARIE BROWN has served the JBDC for the past 21 years and has seen the Corporation through its many transitions. She too has transitioned through many roles to her current role as Administration & Facilities Manager.

As Administration & Facilities Manager, Ann-Marie is responsible for the aesthetics and for providing a healthy, safe and comfortable environment for staff members.

The holder of a Master’s in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Administrative Management from the University of Technology, she also oversees the daily operations of the organisation which includes developing, implementing and monitoring office administrative systems and procedures for the varying services administered by her department.

These include security, telephones, general insurance, transportation, ancillary services, procurement, facilities management of all offices and the upkeep of health and safety standards and any other support services required for the effectiveness and efficiency of the organisation.