Heritage-plus, in a press conference held at hotel presidential PH, on the 1st of September 2016, announced a date for the 2016 Edition of Garden City Advancement Awards & Summit. This announcement was made by the Principal Partner Robinson Koyoyo on behalf of the board and Management of Heritage-Plus the official organizers of this prestigious Garden City Advancement Awards and Summit. The 2016 edition of Garden City Advancement Awards and Summit is scheduled to hold on 22nd October 2016 at Hotel Presidential Port-Harcourt.
As an initiative that is aimed at creating a standard and sustainable template for modeling excellence, Garden City Advancement Awards and Summit shall be recognizing distinguished achievers and corporate organizations working tirelessly towards the advancement of the state and nation building. This year’s edition promises to be bigger and better as it introduces a very spectacular category among other categories: The Garden City Man of the Year, this award would go to that man or woman who is a role model by every standard, an exceptional achiever, an exemplary leader with significant accomplishment.
According to the principal partner, Garden City Advancement Awards as one of the most coveted awards project dedicated to outstanding achievers in Rivers State has continued to set a blazing trail as the most anticipated award event in Rivers State. All machinery is being put in place for the successful hosting of this prestigious event this year. The theme of this year’s edition is: BUILDING A PROSPEROUS ECONOMY ON THE PILLARS OF PEACE, SECURITY AND HUMAN CAPITAL DEVELOPMENT.
Ms. Rachel Head, corporate planning, stated that the Summit is a technical session that will bring together stakeholders from different sectors of the economy to address key issues bothering on the transformation and development of Rivers State and beyond. Speakers are professionals in their fields of endeavor who are ready to bring their wealth of experience and knowledge to bare.
She went further to say that;
- The Vice Chancellor, Rivers State University of Science and Technology Professor BLESSING CHIMEZIE DIDIA, will speak on the sub-topic: “THE ROLE OF THE ACADEMIA” in Building a prosperous economy on the pillars of peace, security and human capital development,
- CHIEF (BARR) DUMO LULU-BRIGGS An entrepreneur, astute lawyer and philanthropist will speak on the Topic: ”THE ROLE OF ENTREPRENEURS” in Building a Prosperous Economy on the Pillars of Peace, Security and Human Capital Development, among others…
Mr. Oti R. Ovunda, Director Events & Communications in a chat with newsmen, said “the Garden City Advancement Awards & Summit has succeeded in honoring outstanding individuals and corporate organizations over the years and by so doing inspiring patriotism among well meaning citizens and corporate organizations in the state. He also revealed that Garden City Advancement Awards and Summit was conceptualized for this purpose; to recognize and honor distinguished achievers of repute for their immense contributions to the Garden City, and Further motivate residents and the government for the social advancement of the state, also to appreciate non-indigenous investors and corporate organizations for their contributions towards the advancement of the oil rich region. In the same vain calling on the general public to nominate notable and credible individuals and corporate organizations that have added and is still contributing to the positive advancement of the state and nation building. By send nominees name, reason for nomination and address to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Principal Partner commended the supporters for this year’s edition which include: EZ Comms Resources Ltd, Port Harcourt Mall, DLB Group, SilverBird Group, Spice Route, RIWAMA, Alex Reports, BeYou Magazine, TatafoNaija, Master Mind, PressPaly360, Nkiru Homann’s Blog(NHB), Janex Communications ltd, and the official partner Orange Magazine. He further stressed that the Garden City Advancement Awards & Summit will continue annually to celebrate and reward virtues of excellence and also promote the rich cultural heritage and people of Rivers State
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