…Emerged As Africa’s Most Impactful Reputation and Perception Management Company, Africa’s Most Outstanding Public Affairs Consulting Firm Of The Year Respectively
Nigeria’s foremost Strategic Communications firm, CMC Connect (Perception Managers), and its sister firm Re-ignite Public Affairs have emerged as Africa’s most Impactful Reputation and Perception Management Company of the year and Africa’s Most Outstanding Public Affairs Consulting Firm of the Year 2022 respectively.
CMC Connect was among outstanding organisations awarded laurels at the 7th Edition of the African Brands Congress, held at the Lagos Sheraton Hotels & Towers banquet hall on Friday, August 12, 2022. It was organised by the African Brands Media Limited, a foremost brands magazine that provides research and news relating to various brands across Africa.
Tagged African Brands Leadership Awards 2022, the one-day event had; Congress, Exhibition, Brands Presentation, Dinner, and Award Presentation. This year’s congress was themed: Digital Technology, AI & IOT – A Catalyst for Brands Growth. According to the organisers, the congress is designed to be a platform for educating, engaging, and inspiring brand managers and professionals in different industries in the pursuit of best practices in brand building and value creation.
Both organisations were the only recipients of these prestigious awards in the Integrated Marketing Communications (IMC) category in the African market. Other winners at the occasion include leading financial institutions, FMCGs, and a host of others.
Receiving the awards on behalf of the board, management, and staff of CMC Connect (Perception Managers) the Executive Director of the firm, Mr. Raheem Olabode, thanked the organisers for recognising the quality services CMC Connect has been rendering to her highly valued clients which include Airtel Nigeria, Ericsson, Beer Sectoral Group (BSG), Pfizer, CNN, FXTM, among others while noting that the firm will continue to make meaningful contributions in the IMC industry across Africa.
“On behalf of the board of directors and staff of CMC Connect, I want to appreciate the organisers for the recognition been named Africa’s most Impactful Reputation and Perception Management Company of the year is no small feat, as a brand we will not rest on our oars rather we will continue to impact the IMC industry positively in Nigeria, and across the African continent”.
Receiving the awards on behalf of the board, management, and staff of Re-Ignite Public Affairs Limited Adetola Odusote, a director of the firm, appreciated the organisers for recognising the quality services Re-Ignite has been providing to its arrays of highly valued clientele that includes but not limited to Afton Chemicals Corporation; USA, Japan Tobacco International, AB Inbev (International Brewery Plc), IRIS Smart Technologies Limited, Glovo, Nigeria, AFCFTA, and Nigeria’s top political organisations among others.
About CMC Connect (Perception Managers) CMC Connect (Perception Managers), was established in 1992 with a resolve to become a game-changer in the Integrated Marketing Communications industry in Nigeria. Over the years, we have evolved from a Public Relations firm to a full-service communications group comprising CMC Connect BCW (Strategic Communications and Public Relations business), Re-ignite Public Affairs (Public Affairs business), and Octane Digital Experience Agency (Digital & Technology Solutions Agency).
On the other hand, Re-ignite Public Affairs is a strategy-driven and research-based solution provider in the Public Affairs space for business and government. As the pioneer Public Affairs firm in Nigeria, Re-ignite Public Affairs is poised to enhance better relationships between government and its citizens, and between the private sector and public sector. Our distinct services are Advocacy & Issues Management, Stakeholders Engagement, Policy Research & Analysis, Government Relations, and Legislative Affairs, Political Communications, Capacity Development, Corporate Communication, and Crisis Management.
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L-R: Senior Editor, Businessday Newspaper, Mr. Dan Obi; Executive Director, CMC Connect (Perception Managers) and Head of School, Divine Rays British School, Mrs. Evelyn Okafor during the presentation of Africa’s most Impactful Reputation and Perception Management Company of the Year Award to CMC Connect at the 7th Edition of the African Brands Congress on Friday 12th of August 2022 in Lagos.
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L-R: Director, Awfod Foods Nigeria, Mrs. Kofoworola Odufisan; Director, Re-ignite Public Affairs Limited, Mr. Tola Odusote and Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Soteria Eye Clinic, Dr. Ruona Mac Asore during the presentation of Africa’s Most Outstanding Public Affairs Firm of the Year Award to Re-ignite Public Affairs Limited at the 7th Edition of the African Brands Congress on Friday 12th of August 2022 in Lagos.