JA Xpress is a website of the Jamaican Xpress a monthly community newspaper which has served the Black African Caribbean Canadian community over the past years. JA Xpress was founded by its publisher, Maxwell Blackwood, who has worked as a reporter, editor in chief and owner of the newspaper. As an entrepreneur he has over the past few years JA Xpress has grown to become the number 1 community newspaper in the Greater Toronto Area. They have served as the most consistent source of information for stories that Empower the Black African Caribbean Canadian community.
The mission statement of the Jamaican Express
- To encourage, inform, educate and entertain its readers in print and online and to give a voice to the many who do not have the opportunity to express themselves freely.
- To encourage public involvement, through free speech, cultural expression, and the citizen’s right to know. To provide news and ideas for shaping the craft of journalism, while embracing and exploring change.
- Our goal is to accomplish these through teamwork and professionals who are dedicated to truth, integrity and diligence and quality work.