ISIAQ AJIBOLA arpa (PRESIDENT/CEO)
Ajibola is a media professional with about 25 years of cognate experience in media and communications industry which has enable him to build an extensive network of strategic contacts across the media industry.
He is a former Managing Director of Media Trust Ltd (Publishers of DailyTrust Newspaper) and has undertaken many cross border working experience in several aspects of newspaper publishing and advertising.
This include considerable experience in media communication, journalism, print production, advertising and outdoor media.
He was a co-consultant to PTF projects in 1998 . He also lead a team of media consultants at Media Trust Ltd to deliver Community Sensitization Programme for Bureau of Public Enterprises ( BPE) on Federal Government Privatization Programme in 2001. He is a member of the World Association of Newspapers (WAN); Newspapers Proprietors Association of Nigeria (NPAN) and has attended many international conferences across the globe.
He is member of the Institute of Directors (IoD); a member of Nigeria Institute of Management (NIM); Advertising Practitioner Council of Nigeria (APCON) and member of 'Daily Trust Board of Economists.’
He holds a B.Sc. degree in Economics as well as MBA from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria; an alumni of Lagos Business School; Georgetown University, Washington DC and University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa.
He is the President/CEO of CBD MediaEdge Communications Limited and author of the book Journalism and Business: My Newspaper Odyssey.
Ayelehin Olorunfemi, Media Director
Olorunfemi Ayelehin graduated with B.Sc. (Hons) Statistics, Second Class, Upper Division, from the University of Ilorin, in 1999. Since then, he has worked as a Research Statistician with over 16 years of industry experience in the Research, Media, and Marketing Communications.
Olorunfemi is very vast in media content analysis, media and public relations, media planning and buying, corporate communications and data analysis. He is very good at using quantitative and qualitative research techniques to generate data and information that can help in developing communication strategy documents for informed policy decisions in private and public institutions. He had worked with Punch Newspapers as Senior Research Officer, of which his responsibilities included; editorial content research, editing, structure and theme analysis.
He has attended many seminars and workshops in various aspects of advertising, marketing research, data analysis and general management. A proficient and competent Analyst with wide practical experience in using SPSS statistical packages for data analysis, interpretation and research report writing, with excellent presentation techniques. His ability also lies in interpreting result of data analysis into actionable information, using strong presentation tool via MS PowerPoint.
Olorunfemi has attended a training course in Data Mining for Market and Business Analysts, at the Bureau for Market and Social Research, Accra, Ghana where he developed methodology of generating data and information through research that will form the basis of developing an effective communication strategy and policy based on facts and figures.
Olorunfemi joined Wetherheads Advertising Group in February 2013 as Business Manager/Head, Abuja Office. He successfully managed the branch to profitability. He left in December 2015 and later joined CBD MediaEdge Communications Limited, as Consultant.
He is a full member of Nigerian Statistical Association (NSA); Market Research Society of London, UK; and Association of Consumer Researcher (ACR), USA; Corporate Communication International, CUNY, Baruch, New York.
Joseph Kadiri, General Manager
Joseph Kadiri Utenwojo attended Federal Polytechnic Idah, Kogi State, where he obtained Certificate in Secretariat Administration and Higher National Diploma in Accountancy. He proceeded to Institute of Chartered Accountant of Nigeria (ICAN) for his professional education. He worked with various Law Firms as Secretary and Litigation Officer. He has also worked in Administrative section of various institutions like High Peak Nig. Limited, Lagos as Accountant/Administrative Officer and later became the General Manager. He also worked with Allied Trust and Systems Nig. Ltd, Lagos as an Accountant, Manager, and Company Secretary/Personal Assistant to Chairman/CEO. He also worked with Aristo Water Ltd, Abuja as Finance/Administrative Manager before joining CBD MediaEdge Communications Limited, Abuja. He is currently our General Manager. He brought his wealth of experience and knowledge in business to bear on CBD MediaEdge Communications Ltd and he has been a tremendous help in the growth and development of the company.