John Bailey is a prominent business leader committed to the development of Jamaica. He has over 30 years of experience leading public and private entities and projects in the areas of finance, manufacturing, real estate development, tourism and hospitality. An alumnus of University of South Florida, John holds a degree in Business Administration majoring in Finance. John has developed a remarkable reputation for his expertise as a skilled negotiator with a penchant for excellence. Widely acknowledged for his business acumen and his insistence on accountability, he owns and operates a number of businesses including Virginia Dare, and serves on several boards of other successful Jamaican-owned companies. Beyond his accolades as a captain of industry, John is an avid sportsman, philanthropist, and conservationist.