Omar Kennedy is the co-owner of AnimeKon Inc., the Eastern Caribbean’s largest pop culture convention. AnimeKon, which has just successfully completed its ninth year, is dedicated to promoting the region as a pop-culture hub to the world. Omar is co-owner of Aeon Bar & Grill, a pop culture-themed restaurant and bar at Sheraton Mall in Barbados. The restaurant represents the beginning of phase two in a four-phased pilot of the Pop Culture Legacy Project. He is also the publisher of The Soltreian Chronicles, a creator-owned science-fantasy, Caribbean-themed universe. The Soltreian Chronicles videogame is currently in development with a planned 2020 launch.
Omar holds an MBA from Pace University in New York City. He enjoys creating new projects, mentoring entrepreneurs and business development.