Sint Maarten’s UTS Training and Development Centre in Top 15 of 2015 Leadership 500 Awards by


GREAT BAY – The United Telecommunications Service (UTS) Eastern Caribbean Division Training and Development Centre (TDC), which is managed by a dedicated and dynamic management team, namely, David Charles McGregor, Training Manager and Christine McGregor-Pennock, Operations Manager, has recently won the prestigious leadership award by, the 2015 Leadership 500 Awards, for exceptional leadership development programs.

TDC Award
TDC David Charles McGregor, Training Manager proudly holding the award and Christine McGregor-Pennock, Operations Manager.

For the past 30 years, Leadership Excellence, now a part of has identified and recognized the top 500 leadership organizations and their strategies and solutions in their yearly ranking.

“I am elated with the results that TDC has been able to book whereby UTS’ our own home-grown TDC has been able to come out in the top 15 for human resources development programs.

“I congratulate all the entities, public and private sectors for utilizing TDC over the years and who continue to do so, for their human resources development needs.  This achievement and award is not only for TDC, but for all those who have participated and moved forward in their development using programs developed by TDC,” Glen Carty, UTS Eastern Caribbean Division Chief Executive Officer (CEO) said.

TDC is also the proud winner of the 2010 Crystal Pineapple Award for outstanding employee training and development, and has shown since 2007 impressive advancement in credibility, popularity, and the regained confidence and trust of customers in Government and private sector.

TDC is privileged to be supported by a team of experienced international trainers from Canada, Holland, Curacao, U.S.A., the United Kingdom and St. Maarten who enthusiastically facilitate all the high-tech Microsoft and Information Technology classes.

In addition to this, they offer management training on all levels; Human Resource Consultancy and Training; Foreign languages; Governance training; Employee development on all levels; Complete soft skill portfolio; Motivational training; Change management; minute-taking workshops; Successful meetings; Coaching; Personal development one-on-one management training; COMPTIA, CCNA, Microsoft Office Suite and much more, are just some of the services and products that TDC offers the business community.

The customers of TDC come from a wide spectrum in both public and private sectors, namely Police Force Sint Maarten, Ministry of Justice, St. Maarten Port Authority, White & Yellow Cross Foundation, NV GEBE, SXM Airport, Red Cross, Budget Marine, Motorworld, Caribbean Motors, Telem Group of Companies, NAGICO Insurances, Public Entity of St. Eustatius, Government of Sint Maarten, St. Eustatius Health Care Foundation, Public Entity of Saba, SEL Maduro & Sons, and Windward Islands Bank are some of TDCs clientele.