Owner, True Blue Inn, Grenada
Mexican born, graduated Architect of the UNAM, worked as urban planner in Mexico City. Discovered sailing & started crewing on luxury yachts. Met her husband, Russ Fielden, in 1986 and together worked for a Yacht Charter Company setting up their operations & facilities including marinas, hotels & restaurants in the Caribbean, South Pacific & USA. In 1998, with their 2 daughters, moved to Grenada and bought True Blue Inn, a 7 room bankrupted hotel. To date the hotel has developed into a 50 room boutique resort with a popular restaurant, boutique, spa, yoga center, dive shop and marina. In 2017-2018 plans are in place to expand the hotel to 75 room. Magdalena is the Honorary Consul of Mexico, organizes the annual Grenada Chocolate Fest, is director of the Grenada Community Library and is owner of the Grenada House of Chocolate. The Fielden’s are strong believers of being sustainable, support their community & protecting the environment.