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Working with Sarkodie and Efya was a natural progression – CEEK creative director, KJ Spio

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Creative Director of CEEK, KJ Spio, who is also a Co-Manager for Sarkodie has explained that working with the rapper and Efya was more of a natural progression for him because he is a fan of their music.

Explaining why the two artists were the first from Ghana to work with CEEK, an award-winning developer of premium social virtual and augmented reality experiences, KJ Spio said: “For Sarkodie and Efya, I am a fan of both, and I always do stuff and work with people that I naturally enjoy. So, it was just a natural progression to have started with those two amazing individuals and that’s how it came about. Working with them has proven that they both have very innovative mindsets, they always want to do things differently, they want to continue to evolve, and it was just a natural progression.”

CEEK is the platform that allows musicians and creatives to mainly monetize their work in the form of virtual concerts, exclusive music videos, or even behind the scenes and interviews. It is a wide range of first-hand premium content.

CEEK started about four years ago and the first few years were mainly about developing the concept and platform to what it is now. It’s been working with a wide range of artists from pop stars to afrobeats acts, rappers, to even reality stars as well.

KJ Spio is a leading artist manager and label executive who has gained international success with artists from across the globe such as; Cadet, Big Narstie, Sarkodie, Efya, and Blaq Jerzee. KJ’s strategic mindset has seen him nurture talent and build their global presence within the music, TV, sports, and entertainment spaces. A creative in the truest sense KJ has led on creative direction (CEEK virtual concert series), exec production, and A&R (Sarkodie ‘No Pressure’).

Utilizing his experience within the music industry KJ has led to developing label services and consultancy to support the next generation of creative talent. KJ managed leading UK artist Cadet who went on to sell millions of records and gain UK chart position with his hit single ‘Advice’.

KJ’s business acumen and creative mindset have seen him partner with the likes of; NFL, Audiomack, IMG Talent, Reebok, Ditto, Moneygram, and Belaire to create iconic moments that connect with audiences worldwide. From creative partnerships to global businesses – KJ’s resilience and passion drive him to continually break ceilings and take talents and brands to new heights.

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Watch: Moesha’s shape is still intact- Spiritual Mother confirms in new video with her

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Ghanaian actress, Moesha Bodoung is back in full spirits. (more…)

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Nigerian Gospel Singer Sammie Okposo tenders public apology after cheating on wife

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Global Media Alliance bags IPR’s PR Consultancy of the Year Award

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Global Media Alliance (GMA), a leading marketing communications company in Ghana, has been adjudged the PR Consultancy of the Year at the Institute of Public Relations (IPR) Ghana National Excellence Awards and Presidential Ball held at Akosombo.

 

Speaking on winning the prestigious award, Emma Wenani, Chief Director at GMA expressed her gratitude to all employees in the PR team for their hard work and dedication, to the media for their great support, and most especially to their clients for the unique opportunity to serve them.

 

“I must say I am very proud of our PR Team. They are an exceptional team, they work extremely hard and they take on client roles with a lot of zeal. I am truly honored to be working with such a dynamic group of Communications Experts and dare I say some of the best minds in the industry.” she said

 

“We have won several awards including the coveted Golden World Awards from IPRA, and we couldn’t have done it without our clients. We work with clients in different industries from Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG), Banking, Telecommunications, Mining, Real Estate, Hospitality and Tourism, Public Sector, Non-Governmental Organizations just to mention a few. This may sound like a cliche, but we are where we are because of our clients, and we cannot thank them enough. To both existing and potential clients, let me assure you that we will continue using International Best-Case Practices and Standards in performing our tasks in order to achieve our vision.” she stated.

 

Paa Kwesi Forson, Head of PR who picked up the award on behalf of GMA expressed his gratitude to the organizers for the award and the PR team at GMA. “I am honoured to have picked the award on behalf of my team and GMA as a whole. To IPR Ghana, I say thank you for the recognition.”

 

Dedicated the award to the hard-working staff of GMA for working tirelessly to meet the needs of clients even during the height of COVID-19 Pandemic, he said “special thanks to each and every member of the PR team for demonstrating a work ethic that has resulted in the company receiving such a prestigious award. It is especially rewarding when you are acknowledged by your peers for the excellent work and contribution in the Public Relations field”.

 

The event was organised by the Institute of Public Relations Ghana, as part of activities of its Annual General Meeting (AGM).

 

Global Media Alliance is a leading Marketing and Communications company with broadcasting and entertainment assets such as YFM Accra, Kumasi and Takoradi, eTV Ghana and Happy FM.

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I never thought I could work with Chance The Rapper- King Promise

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I’m not hurt by Sadiq Abdulai’s decision, we didn’t come to an agreement- King promise

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Can’t wait to see what’s next for your channel – CEO of YouTube tells Wode Maya

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Susan Diane Wojcicki, CEO of YouTube has shared her joy in the accomplishments of Ghana Youtuber, Wode Maya, who recently became the first from Ghana to reach 1 million subscribers on YouTube. (more…)

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