Above: Abraham Smith, DigicelTT CEO. Photo courtesy Digicel.
“A great sense of gratitude and accomplishment,” that was the sentiment of Digicel CEO, Abraham Smith, as he thanked employees and industry stakeholders on World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD) 2021.
WTISD is celebrated annually on May 17th and according to the United Nations (UN), the purpose of the day is to help raise awareness of the possibilities that the use of the Internet and other information and communication technologies (ICT) can bring to societies and economies, as well as of ways to bridge the digital divide. Over the past year, the world has relied on telecommunication providers for connectivity for work, education and leisure; and for the most part, the local industry has delivered.
Smith, who sent remarks to employees on the day said, “We are proud to have successfully provided stable and reliable connectivity for hundreds of thousands of…