Combining her creative vision and innate ability to have her finger on the pulse of the business world, Jacqueline Hewitt found her calling in marketing and sales. As Managing Partner, Jacqueline oversees the activities of the whole MarketID Team. Moreover, she is undeniably the glue that holds the Team together.
As a member of the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) and a native of Trinidad & Tobago, Jacqueline is knowledgeable on the Caribbean travel market. However, her expertise is not limited to only fun and sun destinations; having been a consultant in sales and marketing to several companies, including international clientele, Jacqueline is well versed in the arena of global destination marketing for both business and leisure travel.
With her astute business sense and an eye for detail and aesthetic nuances, Jacqueline has extensive experience in event planning for promotional and public relations events.
Prior to joining MCIntl (now MarketID) in 1986, Jacqueline worked in the fiercely competitive New York City fashion industry. She began her fashion career in merchandising, often traveling internationally to source products. Drawn to sales, Jacqueline transitioned to a more results orientated role and came to manage a showroom with a 50 person strong sales team.
A business savvy professional and inspired by her travels, Jacqueline also built a business on exotic and luxurious imported home furnishings. Located in NYC’s trendy SoHo area, her former shop BoHoCo – Bohemian Home Colonial – was featured in the New York Times.
Not lacking energy, Jacqueline has launched her own brand of hot sauce: Jaja’s Pepper Sauce. The hot and tasty sauce can be purchased online at www.jajaspeppersauce.com.
Jacqueline holds a Bachelor of Science from The City College of New York. She spends her time between New York City and Rhinebeck, NY.