MEET THE TEAM

 

IrieJam Island grill is a family-owned and operated catering business dedicated to delivering exceptional services to our customers and their guests. Through our catering services in Columbus, OH, we provide a variety of quality, flavorful Jamaican specialty dishes prepared from scratch with one love! 

 

We are able to handle any size of event whether you have a sit down formal event in the boardroom, tailgate, family reunions, wedding and more or backyard BBQ.

 

Contact us today to see how we can make your next event a hit.

Kesia B.​  - GENERAL MANAGER/HEAD CHEF

 

Kesia Boamah is an entrepreneur/co-founder of IrieJam Island Grill LLC. She has a deep passion for cooking and over 15 years of combined experience in the restaurant, customer service  and hospitality business.

Kesia was born and raised in a town an hour away from Montego Bay, Jamaica.

Last of 12 children, she learned to cook at the age of 8 during her Childhood from her mother and siblings who are equally good cooks.

At the age of 21, Kesia teamed up with her siblings and a native from Florida to  open Reggae Cafe restaurant in Negril, Jamaica. She managed the operation at Reggae Café up until she migrated to the US where she worked at The Broadmoor resort, Colorado Springs, Colorado for several years.

She is currently married to Augustine Boamah with 3 children

She has compiled and perfected Jamaican recipes passed down from her mother and now offers the opportunity to experience real taste of Jamaican cooking at IrieJam Island Grill

Augustine B.​ - CEO

 

Augustine Boamah is an entrepreneur and the current CEO/founder of IrieJam Island Grill LLC. Born in  Ghana, Augustine has always been bright, hardworking, dedicated and creative from a young age. Having received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Science and Technology, Ghana and Masters from The Ohio State University, he worked in information technology and customer service industry for several years. Augustine is well-liked by his staff at IrieJam Island Grill and committed to ensuring that all IrieJam customers receives the best quality of food and positively exceptional experience from IrieJam Island Grill.