The Ring Road-based Radio Station-Starr Fm has been adjudged the Best Emerging Brand for 2014 by the organizers of the Global Professional Achievers awards, just 4 months into operations.
The event took place yesterdayat the Banquet Hall, Accra—and it was attended by the Deputy Minister for Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts, Dzifa Gomashie; Teddy Osei, founder of the famous Osibisa group, as well as Members of Parliament and several other high dignitaries.
Receiving the award on behalf of Starr Fm, the CEO-Kwabena Anokye Adisi, popularly known as Bola Ray said “this is the beginning of greater things to come and we give God all the glory”.
Jeff Sowa, Head of Brands and Promotions at Starr FM said the award means the four-month old Radio Station will have to work hard now to prove to the world that the award was well deserved.
The Awards which has been running for over a decade is organized in partnership with Africa 2.0 Foundation in South Africa—it honours and recognises exceptional achievement in Business and Professions across Africa.
Mr. Edward Effah, CEO of Fidelity Bank, Ghana; Mrs. Kate Quartey-Papafio, CEO of Reroy Cables, Ghana, and Technology expert Ms Regina Agyare, CEO of Soronko Solutions, Ghana were among some of the awardees.
Teddy Osei of Osibisa Group was given a lifetime achievement award at the ceremony.