Spotlighting Outstanding Women Leaders in Printing’s Leadership Excellence and Achievements!
In a glorious celebration of women’s leadership and achievement in the printing industry, DCS Integrated Media recently hosted the “Inspired to Inspire – Why She Leads” Women’s Conference 2023. The event, held at the prestigious Radisson Hotel in Ikeja on October 10th, 2023, brought together a constellation of remarkable women leaders, industry experts, and influential figures across the print value chain.
With the theme “Personal Discovery in Leadership for Women,” the conference aimed to explore and emphasize the significance of personal growth and self-discovery in women’s leadership roles. The event provided a platform for powerful discussions, networking, and recognition of women’s contributions to the printing business.
The conference kicked off with a thought-provoking paper presentation by the esteemed keynote speaker, Mrs. Iquo Ukoh. Her presentation delved deeply into the theme, offering valuable insights and inspiration to the audience. Mrs. Ukoh, an influential figure in leadership and women’s empowerment, left a lasting impression with her eloquence and wisdom.
Chief Mrs. Maria Olateju Phillips, a prominent figure in the corporate world and a member of several distinguished boards, presided as the Chairman of the event while Hannah Oyebanjo, the MD/CEO of REDWOOD Consulting, expertly moderated the proceedings.
The conference also paid homage by presenting award of excellence to several outstanding women leaders in the printing sector:
- Hajia Folashade Nurudeen (MD/CEO BRANDVILLE PRINTZ AND PROMOTIONS)
- Mrs. Ngozi Ukachukwu (MD/CEO GIFIC PRINTING SOLUTIONS LIMITED)
- Abiola Sanni (PRESIDENT ASSOCIATION OF PROMOTIONAL PRODUCTS SPECIALISTS OF NIGERIA (APPSON)/CEO QUEENSBRIDGE NIG LTD)
- Chief Mrs. Adebimpe Giwa (Group MD/CEO TRIPPLE GEE & COMPANY PLC)
- Florence Adesola Falaiye (MD/CEO OF AFKAR PRINTING AND PUBLISHING COMPANY LIMITED)
- Princess Funlayo Bakare-Okeowo (MD/CEO FAE LIMITED, the largest envelope manufacturer in Nigeria and West Africa)
- Patricia Ojora (MD/CEO PROMO-PRINTS VENTURES)
The event also witnessed the grand unveiling of the “Inspired to Inspire – Why She Leads” special edition of Printers Digest Magazine. This special edition is dedicated to showcasing the stories, achievements, and experiences of women leaders in the printing industry. It promises to be a source of inspiration for aspiring women leaders in the field.
The day concluded with friendly networking opportunities, memorable group photographs, and a delightful buffet lunch, fostering deeper connections among the attendees.
DCS Integrated Media, with the support of sponsor Brandville Nigeria Limited, has set a shining example in recognizing and empowering women in the printing business. The “Inspired to Inspire – Why She Leads” Women’s Conference 2023 left a mark on all attendees, inspiring them to continue breaking barriers and leading with courage and confidence in the dynamic world of printing.