As part of its annual programs, the leading PR & Rating Agency, Avance Media, successfully hosted the 2021 Ghana Bloggers Summit, one of the biggest points of convergence for journalists, bloggers and new media enthusiasts to share ideas and shape the new media space in Ghana.
The event witnessed presentations and panel discussions from ace bloggers in Ghana and also opened an opportunity for young people to learn from the best and to network.
In partnership with GhanaWeb, a participant was awarded the winner of the GhanaWeb Reporter Contest. The winner, Micheal Agyapong Agyapa was awarded 2,000 Cedis and was allowed to work with GhanaWeb. 9 others were also selected from the first cohort of the GhanaWeb Reporter Project with the promise of numerous benefits.
Leading African airline, Ethiopian Airlines, also rewarded a participant with a return ticket to Dubai. The winner who was selected after a raffle draw was presented with the ticket by Ghana’s Area Manager for Ethiopian Airlines, Yemesrach Alemayehu.
Key speakers at the conference were George Britton, Johnnie Hughes, Juliana Ntiamoah, Shepherd Yaw Mottey, Kofi Cephas, Celebrity Blogger, Emmaline Datey, Entamoty, Kobby Kyei, Rashad Emmanuel Kojo, Ismail Akwei, YemmeyBaba, Dominic Asitanga, Stephen Naasei Boadi, Nana Tamakloe, Esther Xorlali Kugbey, Neldrick Sackey, Frank Harrison, Edward Asare and Stephen Charway.
The summit was hosted at Alisa Hotel North Ridge on 4th December 2021.
Sponsors and partners were Woodin, GhanaWeb, Verna Natural Mineral Water, McBerry Biscuits, Alisa Hotels – North Ridge, Ethiopian Airlines, Cloud9ine, Nakroteck, Cheezy Pizza, ICS Africa, WatsUp TV, SetorNtepe, Infinity Photography and Asuavo Security.