OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE OF THE EMAGES EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR AWARDS
Mr. Elawure Oluwashola Omotayo
Chiet Executive Director
Emages Multimedia Limited
Plot 2 Adewunmi Estate 2nd Floor Kudirat Abiola Way,
Oregun Ikeja Lagos, Nigeria.
Email: [email protected]
Lagos, Nigeria, December 20, 2019 – Mr. Elawure Oluwashola Omotayo, Chief Executive Director of Emages Multimedia Limited (EM) announced THE EMAGES EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR AWARDS, taking place at EKO HOTEL & SUITE on 23rd MAY, 2020, celebrating and recognizing Top Executives, CEOs and Senior Management of various organizations in Nigeria.
Emages Multimedia Limited – Emages Magazine is proud to bring THE EMAGES EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR AWARDS to EKO HOTEL & SUITE for the first time in a row. THE EMAGES EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR AWARDS is a prestigious event recognizing distinguished individual achievements of Nigeria’s top leading executives. The evening celebrates the exceptional contributions made by Top Executives, CEOs and Senior Management, highlighting their achievements over the past 12 months in their given organizations.
ABOUT EMAGES MULTIMEDIA LTD
Emages Multimedia Ltd – LLC is a multimedia company focusing on the Africa continent. The company, founded in 2010 under the name Gemstones Publishers, was fully incorporated as a Limited Liability Company under the name Emages Multimedia Ltd in 2018 in order to broaden it numerous media operations which include; EMAGES MAGAZINE, EMAGES.INFO and EMAGES EXECUTIVE AWARDS among others.
The Emages Multimedia Ltd publishes magazines, organizes awards and conferences, exhibitions and operates websites. The portfolio of publications includes its own monthly magazines publication, many of general interest, some primarily having retail distribution, and catalogues, previews and daily show newspapers for exhibitions. The company also organizes its own events and conferences one of which is the Emages Executive of the Year Award TM each year.
As the No. 1 source for an authoritative perspective on the Nigerian-African community, EMAGES highlights crucial issues in a way that shapes thought, ignites conversation and serves as a call to action for Nigerians – Africans. On our pages, you will find our best thinkers, our trend setters, our hottest celebrities and our next-generation leaders. EMAGES ignites conversation, promotes empowerment and celebrates aspiration. In addition to celebrating examples of success, EMAGES also offers readers the tools they need to achieve their own personal best. EMAGES is the heart, the soul, the pulse and the identity of a true African-Nigerian.
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THE EMAGES EXECUTIVE AWARDS
CEOs bear the majority of the responsibility and risk for any firm; despite this, they work hard to ensure that their company remains at the forefront of its industry and provides its clients with the very highest standards of products or service. As such, EMAGES Magazine offers a selection of award programmes specifically designed to highlight the very best of the best Chief Executive Officers/Executive Directors/Managing Director from across the corporate landscape in Nigeria.
Emages Executive Award is dedicated to working around the clock to shine a spotlight on the brightest, best performing and most deserving companies and individuals from around the business world in Nigeria. We’re fiercely passionate about recognizing outstanding achievement, game-changing innovation and outstanding performance, and all of our awards are carefully tailored to provide detailed and in-depth analysis of the very best each market, industry, sector and region has to offer.
We take choosing our winners very seriously and every single one is chosen on merit. As we said, we’re only interested in recognizing the very best so, no matter how big a business is, nobody can buy their way to success. Winners are chosen purely on merit, with our winners decided through a combination of nomination process gathered from the employees of various companies, organization, to the general public of respected industry partners and our own rigorous in-house research and carefully selected Panel of Judges.
Thanks to this rigorous process, nothing is left to chance, and as such the Panel of Judges carefully scrutinize everything from a nominee’s region to their performance over the past 12 months, their commitment to innovation, their methods and even their competition to ensure that only the most deserving names walk away with one of our prestigious trophies. In order to allow our deserving winners the chance to use their success to their advantage, we offer a comprehensive selection of marketing options, including trophies, logos, certificates and space in our dedicated awards supplement, all of which enable them to reach their clients and the people who matter in their industry and showcase their win.
The Emages Executive of the Year Awards is dedicated to recognizing innovative and strong leadership amongst business leaders in Nigeria, across all businesses, sectors and industries, likewise gears towards recognizing, promoting, and rewarding the excellence, professionalism, and outstanding achievements of executives and all C-Level Managers employees, and teams. The awards also help recognize and identify effective practices that can be replicated within and across corporate organizations. The Emages Executive of the Year Awards is designed to identify, honor and showcase the most respected companies and their executives’ achievements. The CEO content/feature of Emages Magazine aims to provide CEO’s and C-Level executives with up-to-date corporate developments, business news and technological innovations from around the world. The Content also covers insights into the decision making processes and strategic thinking of a modern day CEO and its Executives.
When looking to recognize and reward excellence in the Nigeria corporate world, it’s all too easy to focus on the headline grabbing names, nationwide brands or company figureheads. But what about the people behind the scenes whose tireless dedication, astute decision making and boundless knowledge of their industry, market and clients keep their firms moving forward each and every day?
The Emages Executive of the year Awards pays tribute to the shining stars of the Nigerian Executives who form not just the backbone of their individual firms and organizations, but of their wider sectors and industries. Creativity, innovation and passion for the product or service are the things that separate great companies from merely good ones and these awards celebrate the individuals who, through their commitment to these areas, are the driving force behind their firms’ growth and prosperity.
THE EMAGES EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR AWARDS encompasses various process including; nomination, ticketing, application etc. chaired by distinguished panel of judges.
NOMINATION – Nominations will be opened on 23rd December, 2019 for The EMAGES 2020 Executive of the Year Awards. From media to manufacturing, there’s a category for every type of executive. And the awards aren’t just open to CEOs. CFOs, CIOs, Managing Directors and EAs making a difference in their organizations are encouraged to nominate too. All nomination processes are found on the website at www.executiveawards.com.ng
TICKETING – Tickets are opened on the website at: www.emages.info and all sales outlets at the following rates:
- Individual/Corporate tickets (ticket for 1): N100,000
- Single ticket (ticket for 1): N500,000
- Single ticket ( Couples Ticket for 2): N700,000
- Table of 5: N1,500,000
- Table of 10: N2,500,000 (includes one complimentary ticket)
- Winners will be announced on Saturday 23rd May, 2020.
JUDGES – Judging and selection of a winner is done by the Panel of Judges comprises of distinguished peer of Professionals/Executives/CEOs. Our panel of Judges includes:
- Morenike Abudu: CEO Ebonylife
- Olaojo Femi: Head of IT and Procurment 9mobile Nigeria.
- Adenike Adeyemi: Executive Director, FATE Foundation
- Adebola Williams: Co-Founder of RED MEDIA AFRICA/The Future Awards Africa
- Bolanle Austen-Peters: Founder/Ceo Of Terra Kulture
- Jide Adeyemi: CEO/Chief Brand Strategist Big And Bold Communications Limited
- Gbenga Esan: Executive Member of JCI Nigeria
- Abodunrin Robert: Executive Member of JCI Nigeria
APPLICATIONS: Applications are live on the website.
APPLICATIONS: How to Apply
- Register for an account
- Submit your application
- Press Brief: 20th December, 2019
- Nomination Opens: 23rd December, 2019
- Nomination Closes: 7th February, 2020
- Applications Opens: 23rd December, 2019
- Applications Closes: 14th February, 2020
- Finalists Announced: 4th May, 2020
- Winners Announced: 23rd May, 2020
- 6pm Saturday 23 May, 2020
- 4-6pm Red Carpet
- Black Tie Event
GENERAL ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: To be eligible for an Executive of the Year Award, applicants should:
- Role: Be employed full time in a senior position (full time not applicable to the Chairperson Award).
- Company: Work for an organization reaching an annual turnover of N50,000 – N500,000,000 net worth within Nigeria (turnover not applicable to not-for-profit and start-up awards).
- Availability: Be available to attend the awards from 6pm on Saturday 23rd May 2020 at EKO HOTEL & SUITE Lagos.
- Additional Awards: Applicants for the CEO of the Year and Managing Director of the Year awards are also required to apply for an industry award.
For category-specific criteria, please refer to the categories page and select ‘Criteria’ to see the details for that award.