Roosevelt Jean-Francois is co-founder, chief content creator, of the Réseau de l’Information Economique, which produces BizNews, a syndicated business and economic segment broadcasted in several radio stations in Haiti and its diaspora.
Prior to founding the Réseau de l’Information Economique, Roosevelt Jean-Francois has been a professional journalist specializing in economic and business news. He’s a well known radio and TV host in Haiti where he worked for Tele-Haiti, Le Nouvelliste, Telemax, Melodie FM, and Island TV in the Haitian Diaspora.
Jean-Francois also worked as an international correspondent based in Haiti for several global media outlets such as United Press International (UPI), Reuters, Newsweek, and Pacifica News.
Roosevelt Jean-Francois is an author. His book “Leadership sur le vif : des idées pour la création de richesse en Haiti” was a bestseller at Livres en Folie in Haiti, and is still in demand in the Haitian community.
Jean-Francois is a Global Leadership Fulbright Research Scholar and Adjunct Professor at Florida Atlantic University (FAU). He conducted post-graduate studies on Philosophy and Divinity at St. John Vianney College Seminary.
He also studied International Relations with a concentration on International Economic Organizations at the State University of Haiti.
Roosevelt Jean-Francois is a Distinguished Toastmaster (DTM). This award represents the highest level of educational achievement in Toastmasters International.
Jean-Francois is sought-out speaker. He speaks, teaches, consults and coaches on global leadership, international relations, personal and organizational development.
Roosevelt Jean-Francois blogs on leadership, success, business, economy, international relations, and personal and organizational development.
Roosevelt Jean-Francois is a member of The LIFE Company, and a promoter of the matchmaker concept through the supper app platform to bring financial literacy, business models opportunity to prosper in any economy.
He served on the executive board of CECOSIDA, a not for profit organization committed against the spread of HIV/AIDS and for the promotion of well being in Haiti and the Haitian Diaspora.
Roosevelt Jean-Francois is married. He’s the father of three. He lives in Tamarac, Florida.