All is now set for the second edition of the Creative Industry Awards scheduled to hold on Saturday, February 23, 2013 at the British Council Gardens 20 Thompson Drive, Ikoyi, Lagos.
The Awards, organized by the Creative Entrepreneurs Association of Nigeria (CEAN) ‘rewards initiative, talent, creativity and entrepreneurship across the creative industries, recognizing the central role they play in the development of a competitive and sustainable creative economy’.
This Award has ‘11’ categories including the overall winner that will be declared the Creative Entrepreneur of the year 2012.
Categories and Finalists below:
Visual Arts: TY Bello, Kelechi Amadi Obi, Terra Kulture, Akin Faleye
Performing Arts: Wole Oguntokun, DJ Sose, Kaffy , Sugar Band
Comedy: Teju Babyface, AY, Gbenga Adeyinka the 1st, Basketmouth
Music: DB Records, Now Muzik, EME, Capital Music
Film: Royal Roots Academy, Film House, Golden Effects, Lufodo Academy
Publishers: Book Craft, Vanguard, Arise, City People
Audio Visual: Chris Ubosi, Tajudeen Adepetu, Ben Bruce, Amin Mousalli
New Media: Linda Ikeji, James Abinibi, Jobberman, Jumia
Creative Services: Design Union, Theo Lawson, Noah’s Ark, Prima Garnet
Fashion: Ogu’a, Mai Atafo, Ouch!, House of Nkwocha
Creative Hallmark Award: Jahman Anikulapo
Special Post-Humous Award: Ogbonaya Amadi
According to the organisers, the event promises to be an evening of great inspiration as deserving entrepreneurs in the creative industry will be recognized.