Mr. Curtis is a lifelong entrepreneur and self-starter. As a young man, he quickly earned management positions within family food and produce businesses, until deciding to open his own automobile establishment in 1990. Mr. Curtis has since pursued real estate and property development projects. He is now a well-known Air Rights Specialist for Citi Habitats, a division of the Corcoran Group in Manhattan, New York.
Mr. Curtis also enjoys volunteering his time working as special advisor to government officials and business owners. More currently, Mr. Curtis has begun pursuing philanthropy, which more closely matches his present goals.
In 2013, Mr. Curtis founded Farm Up Jamaica Ltd., a non-profit organization formed to assist Jamaican farmers in the cultivation of organic food. The goal of this organization is to reduce the importation of conventional, inorganic and genetically modified (GMO) foods, while helping to increase the export of high quality foods in order to help balance the Jamaican economy.