BY OKE TOLULOPE
The graduating students of the 02Academy Lagos presented their pitch on 13th April, 2019.
The pitch took place at the 02 Academy school Ogudu, Lagos.
The provost, Ozerbemem Uche described the pitch, which involved 10 different groups and 29 graduands, as more creative and competitive than any other the school had ever organised.
The team RTD took the first position, with team NOJ coming second. On the otherhand, MEC group came third in the final round of the competition.
In an interview with Temiloluwa Adeleke Ajakaye, the Art director of the winning team he said “Its very amazing; I am so happy, and not just me but my team also. It’s a very strong win, kudos to my strategist and my coordinator”.
On the challenges he and his team faced, Ajakaye said: “We faced many challenges, as trying to come up with creative ideas to present. Implementing them caused a lot of sleepless nights and so with encouragement, we were able to pull through.”
He further advised students: “Keep grinding, and never relent in what you do, and topmost work as a team and always voice out”.
Managing Director, Digital Communications, Mr Innocent Ogbor, further advised students to have a very original idea and always think through the execution because, one good execution produces brilliant results.
02 Academy is a hands-on creative Academy set up by a team of advertising professionals who aspire to grow new ad men as well as revolutionize the industry.