BrandCrunch Live Session Focuses on New Realities in Training, Manpower Needs Post COVID-19
Another BrandCrunch Instagram Live Session will hold today, Wednesday, featuring two young, vibrant; and tech-savvy industry players – Ozoemena ‘Ozone’ Mbanefo, Provost, 02 Academy, and Samuel Odusami, Group Head, Strategy and Research, SBI Media starting 3:30 pm.
The session, according to O’Lekan Babatunde, Publisher, BrandCrunch, is intended to focus on Training and Manpower requirements for the Industry in view of the new realities of the day as compelled by the COVID-19 pandemic.
“This is in continuation of our BrandCrunch Live Sessions with a focus on the getting the industry and businesses on a sound footing as the nation rallies and hopes to exit the lockdown and business lull induced by the COVID-19 pandemic”, said the Publisher of the premier online marketing news portal.
The keynote speakers will strive to decipher the shift in the system, reflect on relevant and maybe, new modules needed to adequately equip students, train, and retrain practitioners so they are brought up to speed and able to respond to the current needs of the clients and realities of the industry.
“This discussion, questions, and answers session become necessary as the industry, global market, and businesses rally to exit the downturn currently being experienced globally. We need to outline plans to succeed post-pandemic”, he added.
To this end, the session which was earlier scheduled for tomorrow, Thursday will hold later today, Wednesday, 23rd June 2020. The speakers who are of the new generation – Research and data-driven, technology-savvy stock will be available to take audience questions.
Ozoemena Mbanefo is the founder of Nigeria’s leading Adschool of brands and marketing communications, Oxygen Academy @02academylagos.
OZONE started the leading Nigerian Adschool in 2007, after his almost a decade sojourn core advertising with powerhouses such as LTC/JWT, Insight Communications, DDB, TBWA, Bates Cosse, and 141Worldwide (Now Nitro 121).
Ozone is a motivator, a teacher and a mentor to hundreds of Nigerian youth. He believes in creating ample opportunity to every willing heart not out of charity but because it is the common good that holds us together. One in every ten millennial in the ad industry is an alumnus of Oxygen Academy.
The second speaker, Samuel Odusami is the Group Head, Strategy & Research at SBI Media Group. He is a multi-disciplinary marketing enthusiast with core competence in digital marketing and data-driven media planning.
Samuel has worked on brands in FMCG, automobile, financial services, technology, telecoms and other major sectors of the Nigerian marketing industry.
The session will be moderated by O’Lekan, join us on our Instagram handle @brandcrunch_ng to follow the live session. Time: 3:30pm