The Judges
Ouida Murrel
Small Business Development Manager, Scotiabank
Shelly Williams
Edward "Eddy" Abed
Richard Haynes

Ouida describes herself as a career Banker.  With over 30 years in Banking, Ouida worked her way successfully through Retail Banking to management levels in Marketing before moving back into hardcore banking as a Relationship Manager of mid-tier clients in the Corporate and Commercial Banking Centre.


She currently holds the position of Small Business Development Manager as part of a one year assignment supporting the Small Business teams across nine East Caribbean sites, and to build the portfolio in this business line.


Ouida holds a BSc. in Banking and Finance from The University of the West Indies, and currently serves as Chairman to the Social Committee of The Barbados Chamber of Commerce and Industry, an office held since 2012.


She enjoys painting in water colour and acrylic as well as reading, swimming, cooking and watching a good reality TV show.