ABOUT US

Media & Editorial Projects Ltd (MEP Publishers)

MEP was founded in 1990 (and incorporated in 1991) by veteran journalist Jeremy Taylor and Joanne Mendes, and now is one of the Caribbean’s longest-running and most respected publishing houses. With over 25 years of serving local, regional, and multi-national clients (from corporations and state agencies to SMBs and NGOs), there are few in the region as well equipped to meet your publishing needs.

Based in Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago, MEP’s perhaps best known as the publishers of high-quality Caribbean print and digital tourism, culture, and business magazines, like Caribbean Beat, CONTACT Business, Discover Trinidad & Tobago, and Parkite Sports. In addition to magazines, also produce a range of corporate and company branding material — from brochures and newsletters to annual reports and directories. Outside of that core work, we publish and have distributed books of Caribbean interest through our book imprint, Prospect Press (founded in 1994).

After more than a quarter century, we are dedicated to being a stable and reliable publisher, but also agile and forward-looking, so that we can both meet and anticipate our clients’ needs. With a core of full-time staff, as well as freelance and agency partners around the world, we continue to expand our print and digital offerings across platforms, so that we can help you tell your story and connect with your audience.

Who we are, and what we do

Magazine publishing

MEP produces high quality publications for the Caribbean, specialising in lifestyle and culture; arts; destination guides; and business. Current publications include Caribbean Beat (for Caribbean Airlines), CONTACT Magazine (for the Trinidad & Tobago Chamber of Industry & Commerce), and Discover Trinidad & Tobago.

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Book publishing

Prospect Press, an imprint of MEP, publishes and distributes Caribbean titles in biography, natural history, art, current affairs, and fiction.

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Our team

Management & administration teams

  Mary Joanna Marsden, Executive Director
  Joanne Mendes, Finance Director
 Halcyon Salazar, General Manager
  Jacqueline Smith, Production & Distribution Manager
 
Jeremy Taylor, Chairman of the Board

Editorial & design teams

 Kriston Chen, Designer
 Kristine de Abreu, Editorial Assistant
  Natalie Dookie, Editor, Contact Business Magazine
  Shelly-Ann Inniss, Senior Editorial & Design Assistant
  Nicholas Laughlin, Editor, Caribbean Beat magazine
  Caroline Taylor, Editor, Discover Trinidad & Tobago and Web Editor, Caribbean Beat, Contact, and Parkite
  Jeremy Taylor, Consulting Editor
 Sheldon Waithe, Editor, Parkite Sports Magazine
  Kevon Webster, Designer and Layout Artist

Sales team

  Evelyn Chung, Business Development Manager (Tobago & International)
  Tracy Farrag, Business Development Representative (Trinidad)
  Indra Ramcharan, Business Development Representative (Trinidad)

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