Festus Agbi, Executive Buyer at mediaReach OMD, Nigeria
Festus, a proactive family man from Nigeria, has a natural creative flair, and has always been drawn to the dynamic nature of the business world. He was quick to recognise the importance of furthering his business knowledge, to strengthen his skillset and excel in a working environment.
ABE qualifications were first brought to Festus’ attention through his work place, mediaReach OMD; a media planning and buying agency in the advertising sector. They too share his views on the importance of training and development within the workplace and recommended that he be entered for the ABE Marketing Management diploma. Festus jumped at the chance to study an ABE qualification which he believed would be beneficial to his career progression. He successfully completed his diploma and has not looked back ever since.
Festus says, “Admittedly my skills needed to be polished. Studying an ABE qualification has positively impacted my ability to deliver within my job and has also contributed to a promotion”.
Festus’ role within his workplace requires him to buy goods for various telecommunication mediums. He is also heavily involved in analysing and reporting on results of marketing campaigns. Achieving his ABE qualification in Marketing Management has allows him to make better business decisions; providing a great strategic understanding of business management, as well as marketing expertise.
Talking about studying ABE qualifications, Festus said “I highly recommend studying with ABE. They provide you with great support, and relevant study resources which you should utilise as well as your own further reading. If you work hard you will succeed”.