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Olufemi Barrison Lawson

Chairman and CEO Skyview Communications Nigeria

Mr. Olufemi Barrison Lawson, is the Chairman and CEO Skyview Communications, Nigeria. He is an astute brand strategist with over twenty two years hands on experience across different sectors from Communications, Finance, Tourism, (FMCG pls write this in full) and Real Estate. His leadership skills and strategic thinking has been delivered in different roles from Client Service Executive, to Account manager, Media and Communication Strategy Planner and Executor Copy Writing and Creative Director.

Femi was head of Coporate communications for three major companies in three different sectors and rose to the head of Purchase/Admin and the Accounts department. He has served as Special and personal assistant to some managing directors of main player organizations in Nigeria. As an innovator and creative thinker, he has had the privilege to work on marketing communications strategies and execution for different local and international brands. He recently created the identity and marketing communications for the first ever prestigious drum Festival in Nigeria and Africa. The Nigeria Drum festival 2016 now called AFRICAN Drum Festival). Mr. Femi Lawson just launched the first Virtual Tourism in Nigeria. A tool used to promote and sell Nigeria’s tourism potentials and many other creative ideas.

With the aim to be a seasoned professional, Mr. Femi Lawson has attended diverse professional, Management and Leadership trainings locally and internationally. These programs and courses focus on strategy, communications, insurance, marketing, sales, personal and interpersonal skills, banking, micro finance marketing, travel and tourism, leadership, etc. He is a regular attendee of the yearly Global Leadership Summit in Willow Creek Community, Illinois Chicago and the Daystar annual Excellence in leadership conference in Lagos Nigeria.

Mr. Lawson recently bagged the Global Peace Award from Dame Munni Irone of Art 4 Peace Award Organization from Beverly Hills, United States of America. This alongside other number of awards,
Femi has Basic Certificate in Leadership from the Daystar Leadership Academy, Certificate in Media Enterprise from the Pan-Atlantic University, Certificate in Strategic Brand Management from the London School of Business and Finance. He is an associate member of the Advertising Council of Nigeria, a Member of the Nigerian Institute of Management and holds an HND Certificate in Mass Communications.
Mr. Olufemi Barrison Lawson is married with children.

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