VICTORIA K AKAI

Chief Executive Officer

Victoria is the engine room of our agency – she coordinates all sections of the agency to ensure seamless and efficient delivery of all processes into fruition. As the Chief Operating Officer, she manages and coordinates all activities of Client Service, Creative, Production and Media. Similarly, she supervises the support services like Administration, Finance, Research, Procurement and others. She came on board well prepared for the tasks associated with the position having had formal and informal trainings in Management. She has an MBA in Management, MDF Certificates in European Development (Administration and Finance) Procedures, B.Ag. Economics and Rural Sociology, United Nations Institute of Training and Research (UNITAR) Certificates, and EDX MITx Honour Code Certificate in Leadership and Entrepreneurship. It’s worth noting that she is about completing a PhD programme in Business Administration. She has immense experience in program management in various sectors including healthcare, budgeting and planning, development of activity implementation strategies, monitoring and evaluation and development review. Her other skill sets include a broadbased experience in facilitating and managing large corporate events - summits, conferences, seminars, dinners, workshops, trainings etc. Vicky has an unblemished and proven track record of delivering results and facilitating change on a large scale. She is a highly motivated, creative, hands-on problem solver and positive decision maker who strives to ‘make things happen’ with an undiminished appetite for new challenges.

DAPO ADESUGBA

Creative Director

Dapo is our man with the big ideas and he is our creative maharishi which gives us the latitude and edge that is required to succeed in the highly competitive world of marketing communication. He has over the past 12 years topflight experience working on FMCGs and service accounts which have enabled him to pivot our marketing communications organization to deliver cutting edge creative solutions to the demands of our client. His experience in the social sector as a key consultant for the development of content for the mass media campaign of the Trade Health Education and Micro Finance Programme (THEMP) of International Institute for Local Development (IILD) will serve him in good stead for the implementation of the current project under consideration. Dapo’s innate creativity is fired by high-tech advances in apps development that have made contemporary marketing communication a blend of man and machine in perfect harmony. He has deployed his very special acumen to provide value-added solutions to promote the requirements of our clients. He has had distinguished career progression having worked with top-line agencies like DBB Casers, Iroko, STB MCCANN, Leo Burnnet Lagos, TWBA Concept, Insight as Artist, Illustrator, Visualizer, Animator, Content producer for radio, television, mobile devices and print. Some of the briefs under his belt are: MTN, Airtel, Baileys, McVities Biscuits, Nestlé’s Golden Morn, JUMIA, STANBIC IBTC, among others. He has brought this considerable wealth of creativity, exposure and experience to help propel our company to greater heights.

Chiekezie Augustine OFURUM

Director (Production)

Chiekezie is the generalissimo of production in the house. Like a colossus that he is, he has traversed the production landscape in Nigeria churning out high quality and top of the line productions for all platforms. He is a pioneer director in the Nollywood productions in virtually all states of the federation. He worked as a Copywriter, Script writer, Associate Producer, Producer, Director, General Manager. In addition, he has directed, produced and edited several top – class professional grade television commercials (TVCs), Radio spots, and video documentaries for blue chip organizations, high net worth individuals, government agencies and the Military. His work experience has taken him to production outfits like: NTA, Cinecraft, Afprohand and Patrick Oke and Associates.

Chukwuemeka E OBIA

Client Service Director (CSD)

Chukwuemeka Obia is a marketing pure-bred, having begun his career in WAMCO and risen to become Brand Manager in the multinational. He has honed his marketing skills by working in such marketing-oriented organizations as Sona Breweries where he worked on the flagship brand Gold Beer, and served extensively as Advertising Services Manager and handled Agencies, consumer and trade promotions, support services for all brands.He joined Media Synergy from Dano Products where he was GM Marketing for the famed milk brands and elevating them to a new stratosphere in the marketplace. He holds an MBA and he is an avid reader and strategic thinker.

OLUSANYA OLUKUNLE

Media Director

Kunle is a vastly experienced media practitioner with more than 14 years’ experience in media planning, media buying, media monitoring, media auditing and compliance. He has diligently worked through the mill in different agencies from a Media Executive right up to being the Media Director in our agency. He is also adept at preparing pitch winning media strategies, and general media operations at the state, national, and continental level for NGOs, start-ups, government agencies and established retail and manufacturing companies. He has worked in solid agencies like: STARCOM Media, All Seasons Media, Media Supermarket, etc. He is a results-oriented achiever with excellent track record for identifying opportunities for accelerated growth by using motivational management style of leadership to grow and retain clients and team members.