Man of the World Magazine Interviews Island Outpost Founder

Man of the World, Issue 13

Man of the World sat down for an intimate interview with Chris Blackwell, the man behind Island Outpost. Blackwell was born in London but spent his childhood on Jamaica before being sent to boarding school. An innovator he delved into the music industry, dabbling in juke boxes before founding Island Records. Blackwell’s love for Jamaica and Jamaicans helped him bring reggae to the mainstream through his work with Bob Marley but eventually he moved onto working in the hotel industry to share the beauty of Jamaica through his quiet, pristine resorts where every need is attended to and the natural flavor and beauty of the island touches the entire experience.

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