ADVERTISING INC. CHICAGO
JULY ’73-DEC. 73
ADVERTISING LTD, LAGOS
ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE JAN
ACCT SUPERVISOR/CEO 1975-DEC 1977
MANAGING DIRECTOR/ CHAIRMAN
HIGHLIGHTS OF INDUSTRY ACTIVITIES
Played an active
role in the advertising industry, and served in several capacities culminating
in the leadership role of President, Association of Advertising Practitioners
of Nigeria. I served in this capacity for thre years[1989-1992].
Served the Federal Government as a member of the National Advisory Council on
Information[1990-1995]. This body facilitated the formulation of the National
Mass Communication Policy which led to the deregulation of Broadcasting and the
setting up of the National Broadcasting Commission. It also helped in the
establishment of the Advertising Practitioners Council[APCON], and the Media
Was an inaugural member of both the Advertising Practitioners Council, and the National
Served as member of the National Mass Communication Policy Review Commission , set up in 2006.
Have delivered papers on Advertising and Communications in Nigeria and other parts of Africa.
Was elected Secretary General of the now moribund Pan-African Advertising Union
formed under the aegis of the then Organisation of African Unity [OAU] in the 1990s.