Juma Bannister - Co-Founder & Creative Director, Relate Studios

Juma Bannister

Co-Founder & Creative Director, Relate Studios

Juma is an Educator, Entrepeneur and Digital Content Creator who has been working in the discipline of digital and visual content creation for the past 19 years. He is the Co-Founder, Leader and Creative Driver behind Relate Studios, an Independent Strategic Communications and Marketing Company based in Trinidad & Tobago. As its Creative Director Juma ensures that the content produced by Relate is of the highest visual and narrative quality.

Juma is the first photographer from the indigenous Caribbean to become a part of the prestigious Wedding Photojournalist Association where he has won multiple awards. He has also won multiple Fearless Photographer awards and was also one of six persons to receive the Caribbean Tech Innovators award in 2013 for his contributions in the area of digital photography training, through his Elevate Caribbean initiative.

His work has been featured in many publications including Caribbean Beat and Munaluchi Magazine and he has covered assignments throughout the Caribbean and around the Globe

Juma resides in Trinidad & Tobago, he is married to Brenda and together they have two beautiful daughters.