Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode as well as 27 other distinguished dignitaries are set to be honoured with the prestigious BJAN Marketing Excellence Awards in recognition of their immense contributions to the marketing communication industry over the years.
The award would be done at the annual brand and marketing conference and awards scheduled to hold next week in Lagos.
According to the BJAN Chairman, Mr. Goddie Ofose, the gesture was in appreciation of how the awardees have over the years been efficiently and aggressively putting efforts in taking the marketing industry to greater heights.
Aside the Lagos State Governor, other recipients of the awards include Udeme Ufot, the Group
Managing Director of SO&U Group, one of the leading marketing communications and advertising agency in Nigeria.
Also to be honoured is Mr. Jimi Awosika. He is the Group Managing Director of Insight Redefini; a group of six integrated marketing communication companies.
Other recipients of the Marketing Excellence Awards include Feyi Olubodun, the Managing Director/CEO, Insight Publicis Nigeria; Emeka Oparah, Vice President, Corporate Communications & Corporate Social Responsibility at Bharti Airtel Nigeria Limited; Alhaji Garba Bello Kankarofi, the immediate past Registrar and Chief Executive Officer of Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria, among others.