Grace Foods has announced American-born Jamaican female sprinter – Briana Nichole Williams as its brand ambassador for three years.

According to GraceKennedy Group CEO, Don Wehby, Briana Williams’ new role became effective July 1, 2020.

“We have been watching Briana’s performances for some time now and easily concluded that she would be a great addition to GraceKennedy,” Mr Wehby said.

“Her talent, discipline and focus are beyond impressive, especially at such an early stage in her career.

‘Briana’s passion, determination, and resilience is something special, and we’re proud to welcome her to the GraceKennedy family. We know that over the next three years her career will really take off.”

The 18-year-old sprinter will represent the Grace Foods brand locally, as well in the regional and international markets including Belize, Latin America and the Caribbean, the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.

Briana Williams also expressed her excitement to be part of GraceKennedy:

“It really is an honour to represent GraceKennedy, a company I have admired growing up, and I am looking forward to a great partnership.

“I am also excited to announce that as part of my new collaboration with GraceKennedy, I will be making a donation to a charity of my choice every year.”

Briana Williams won three gold medals [U-20 category] at the 2019 CARIFTA Games in the 100m, 200m, and the 4×100m relay.