The Chartered Institute of Marketing, Ghana (CIMG) has honoured outstanding candidates from its maiden Professional Marketing Qualifications (PMQ) examinations for their impressive performance. The ceremony was held at the Golden Tulip Hotel in a glamorous event that crowned the 32nd CIMG Annual General Meeting (AGM).
These outstanding candidates, who have worked tirelessly and diligently to attain professional qualifications, received both single subject honours and rewards for completing specific Pathways. In all, about thirteen (13) examinees were rewarded for excellence and topping their various classes.
In his opening statement, the Consulting Director of Education, Mr Adam Sulley referred to this success as “the icing on the cake” for the deserving candidates after a long journey to the maiden exams.
Mr Sulley said, “I think this is the time to pay attention to these products we are presenting today. It is good to get them into industry and integrate them properly.”
The candidates received certificates and different book prizes from EPP Book Services who supported with marketing books for the various subject areas that the honourees excelled in. For Pathway 3, the emerging overall best student honours was received by Dr. Bright Kyei Wiredu, a qualified medical professional who believes “acquiring the professional marketing qualification is a pivot for the success of his entrepreneurial ambitions and future endeavours”. Dr Wiredu also emerged as the best student in Selling and Sales Management and successfully completed Pathway 3.
The most coveted honouree of the evening was Mr. Daniel Nomo, who swept five honours and a plethora of book prizes from EPP Books Services. He emerged as the best student in Strategic Marketing Management, Integrated Marketing Communications, Strategic Marketing in Practice and the overall best student in Pathway 5.
Speaking to the Communications Team at CIMG, Mr. Nomo expressed his excitement at the accolades he has managed to achieve within three months of enrolling on the PMQ.
“It is a happy moment obviously with this being the maiden exams. I am excited and honoured to receive these prizes and recognition, especially with industry players present at this ceremony. The training was insightful and added to my confidence level”, he said. With the experience of the CIMG PMQ, Mr. Nomo is optimistic of the future and looking forward to playing key roles in corporate strategy formulation and execution.
The next batch of candidates are set to begin the June examinations from Monday, June 27, 2022, the first for the year 2022, and second ever examinations conducted by the CIMG.
The evening also witnessed the awarding of the Professional Marketer (ProM) Qualification to holders of the Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing (DipM) from the Chartered Institute of Marketing, UK and other analogous qualifications from marketing institutions recognised by the CIMG. By receiving this qualification, the awardees have been conferred and henceforth can use, the designation ProM.