Nerissa Golden is the Founder and Editor of Montserrat’s top digital travel and information platform Discover Montserrat.
The former journalist and international speaker is the author of seven books, including The Making of a Caribbeanpreneur: Strategies for Overcoming Fear and Building Wealth and Like. Follow. Lead. – Mastering Social Media for Small Business. In 2017, she released the first two novels in the Return to Love series set in her picturesque homeland.
With more than 25 years in traditional and new media, Nerissa develops communication strategies which allow clients from across the spectrum of multi-lateral agencies, non-profit organizations and governments to leverage media and tell stories which influence change.
She is one of the Caribbean’s strongest advocates for innovation in entrepreneurship and technology. Nerissa is a certified facilitator for the World Bank’s Women’s Innovation Network of the Caribbean (WINC)Accelerated Program and a 2016 PitchIT Caribbean winner. She was also named as one of 31 Caribbean Women to Watch in 2016.
Nerissa sits on the advisory boards for the Montserrat Arts Council and the Covela Foundation. She also makes time to mentor a new generation of innovators in the technology, tourism and green energy spaces.