About / À propos
Account Executive / Copywriter at Vince Cullers Advertising Inc., Chicago, USA.
1973: Account Executive at Grant Advertising Ltd, Lagos.
1974:Senior Account Supervisor at Admark Ltd.
1975-1977: CEO at ROSABEL ADVERTSING/LEO BURNETT 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 Council.
Was an inaugural member of both the Advertising Practitioners Council, and the National Broadcasting Commission[NBC].
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.