Mrs Kate Quartey-Papafio, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Reroy Cable, an indigenous cable manufacturing company was nominated for the energy personality of the year, female category and brand of the year by the Ghana Energy Awards Committee.
The award ceremony, scheduled for November 30 at the Labadi Beach Hotel, is to recognize individuals and corporate bodies in 20 categories, which is endorsed by the World Energy Council, Ghana, Ministry of Energy and its agencies.
It is aimed at recognizing the achievements, success, efforts, innovation and excellence of corporate entities as well as individuals in the energy sector.
It is also to celebrate the tremendous work of industry players competing in various categories.
Mrs Quartey-Papafio was in April awarded by the Ghana Entrepreneurs Foundation, and inducted into entrepreneur hall of fame, for her outstanding and innovative performance.
Mrs Quartey-Papafio, is the first female cable manufacturer in the ECOWAS sub-region.
Her company manufactures quality electrical and telecom cables and conductors and has grown tremendously over the years, employing
over 100 employees.
The company produces local and international markets, and contributes significantly to the growth and development of the country.
Other award categories include CEO of the year power and petroleum, industry leadership award, power and petroleum, emerging energy company of the year, renewable and power and energy institution of the year.