Meet Gordon Swaby: Jamaican Internet Entrepreneur & Innovator


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Founder and CEO of EduFocal, Gordon Swaby. PhotoCredit - Jamaica Gleaner/PSOJ Founder and CEO of EduFocal, Gordon Swaby. PhotoCredit – Jamaica Gleaner/PSOJ

At just 15 years old, Jamaican Gordon Swaby was already an internet entrepreneur. He created one of the largest video gaming resource websites in the English speaking Caribbean, founded a concept and design company called IconiTouch and was building websites for companies such as the Press Association of Jamaica (PSOJ), Coastal Steel Construction, the largest steel company in Northwestern Ontario, and the Bethune Dubois institute,  a non-profit organisation focus on the education legacies of American Lecturers- Dr. Mary McLeod and Dr. W.E.B. Dubois among others.

Today, under a decade later, Swaby, 23,  is Founder and CEO of a successful internet start up called EduFocal, an e-learning web applications for students at the CXC and G-SAT Level. According to Swaby, ‘EduFocal is essentially a social learning website for Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT) students in Jamaica and Caribbean Secondary Education…

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