Outdoor Advertising Association of Nigeria is set to reward dairy, foods/beverages, electronic, telecommunication firms and others during this year’s Poster Awards slated for June 30 at Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.
In a statement issued by Mr. Obi Nnaobi, the Publicity Secretary of the association, other categories where awards are available for grab are alcoholic and Non- alcoholic drinks, public Service, real estate, automobile, household products and pharmaceuticals, information and the grand prix while a new category-regulatory agency of the year, has been introduced.
Explaining the theme of this year’s awards, which is ”Strengthening Partnerships”, Mr. Obi said it aimed at showing the association’s appreciation of unparalleled creativity in the industry as well as creating a forum where stakeholders in the marketing communications sector would interact in a beautiful and relaxed environment.
”The theme of this year’s poster awards which is ‘Strengthening Partnerships’ is justifiable because of the association’s resolve to appreciate unparalleled creativity as well create a forum for stakeholders in the industry to network and interact in a relaxed and beautiful environment.’’, he said.
Expected to be the theme speaker at the event is Mr. Biodun Shobanjo, the Chairman of Troyka Holdings/Publicis Groupe Nigeria who will talk on ”Indices of a Vibrant Economy: Outdoor Advertising- A Catalyst For Growth” while the Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism, Alhaji Lai Mohammed is expected to grace the occasion as the Chairman.