About us

JAMAICAN Jerk Festival USA, Inc.

Jamaican Jerk Festival USA, Inc., was established to develop and produce Jerk festivals and related events throughout the United States and other global markets. The members of the organizing committee all bring various areas of expertise to the organization, working in harmony to execute successful events. The annual Jamaican Jerk Festivals in Sunrise, Florida and Queens, New York, have evolved as major events, attracting all ethnicities and key demographics.
It is the mission of Jamaican Jerk Festival USA, Inc. to set standards and work with other organizations in promoting this uniquely Jamaican culinary art form, maintaining and protecting its authenticity globally.


Management Team
Abdul Muhsin – Chairman & Technical Director
C. “Eddy” Edwards – CEO/Sales & Marketing
Richard “Billy T” Elcock – Operations Director
June Minto – Culinary Creative Director
Bridget Provost-Edwards – Cultural Artistic Director