Branded - Shelliann Thompson


Thursday, March 07, 2013    

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How did you land this job?

I landed this position after serving seven years as a marketing coordinator at the then Kraft Foods Jamaica Ltd, and in several previous capacities in marketing . “A dream come true” is a fitting description of my sojourn at Facey Commodity as a brand manager, being the preferred candidate among a host of equally qualified counterparts. Viewed from this perspective, I knew that God’s purpose was designed for me to find sucess at Facey Commodity.

How long have you been in this job?

I am in my present position for the last three years, and it has been both challenging and rewarding.

What’s great about your job?

The ability to allow my creative juices to flow and create memorable experiences through our various cuttingedge trade and consumer promotions, to be able to bring satisfaction to our consumers by delivering quality products at affordable prices, and most importantly, not being confined to a desk.

Tell us something we might not know about Facey Commodity...

Facey Commodity Company Limited is a large conglomerate which operates in approximately 30 countries worldwide. The company boasts not only distributive, but manufacturing capabilities providing vast employment opportunities for many Jamaicans.

Why are Facey Commodity products attractive options for customers?

Facey Commodity distributes a wide range of the best quality, well-renowned power brands in Jamaica, most of which are category leaders at very competitive prices. I have been entrusted the mantle of managing a diverse portfolio to include brands such as Club Social, Tang, Kool Aid and Oreo, all bearing the promise marked by our global principal Mondelez, creating delicious moments of joy.

Where can consumers find out more about your brand?

Customers can get recipes and nutritional tips at or

Win! Win!

Answer this simple question: Name one of the category leaders that fall under the Facey Commodity Merchandise portfolio.

The first 6 Thursday Life readers to answer the question correctly via e-mail to: will win a giveaway from Facey Commodity Merchandise. Each snack box includes: Tang, Kool Aid, Club Social biscuits, Oreo cookies, Belvita breakfast biscuits, Hony Bran biscuits and Kracker Bran. E-mail the correct answer by noon tomorrow, March 8. You must include your name, occupation and telephone number.




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