It is definitely a season of celebration for top CEOs in Lagos, as the Lagos CEO Awards releases the first list of winners. The list was made available to journalists in Lagos recently by the award head of the Jury, Ambassador Ayo George.
Top on the list is the Executive Governor of Lagos State, His Excellency, Governor Babajide Sanwo Olu, who wins the Public Sector CEO of The Year, for his administrative acumen and infrastructural development initiatives in Lagos.
On the list also is Chief Mrs. Adebimpe Giwa, the CEO of TrippleGee Company PLC, she wins the Print Industry CEO of The Year, Dr. Simon Adozi, the CEO of Adozillion Homes & Realty, he wins the Real Estate CEO of The Year, Bria Okonkwo, the CEO of AvanteFly, she wins the Aviation CEO of The Year, Mr. Seyi Ademoye (Sheyman), the CEO of Secrets Palace, he wins the Lounge & Club CEO of The Year, while Dimeji Gbotoso, the CEO of Global Healthcare LTD, wins the Pharmaceutical CEO of The Year, Florence Obioma, the CEO of Floral Designs, wins the Interior Design CEO of The Year, and Dr. Sijibomi Ogundele, the CEO of Sujimoto Constructions wins the Construction CEO of The Year.
Other eminent winners will be unveiled shortly by the award platform. This particular award is quite peculiar and unique because winners are going to get a lot of media publicity for their businesses and also as CEOs. The objectives are first to keep promoting Lagos as a very productive state to invest in, secondly, to project winners for the world to understand that these eminent men and women have the capacity and the integrity required of a solid head of a business that can lead any productive team anywhere in the world, and lastly, to encourage budding CEOs to keep at it, as Lagos and indeed the world is watching.