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Mr. Akinlolu Ademola Akinwunmi, is the chairman of Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON). He attended Comprehensive High School Aiyetero, Ogun State, the Ibadan polytechnic and the University of Lagos.

Akinwunmi started his advertising career in Lintas Limited Lagos where he worked as Trainee Client Service Executive 1982, Client Service Executive 1983, Client Service Executive, Full Management 1985 and Senior Client Service Executive 1987.

He moved to Promoserve Grey Limited and worked as Account Director 1988, Associate Director 1989 and Executive Director 1991. Mr. Akinwunmi became the Chief Executive Officer Prima Garnet in 1992 and is now the Group Managing Director of the Prima Garnet Group.

A Fellow of the advertising profession, Akinwunmi has served the Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria in various capacities including member of the Governing Council, member APCON Fundraising Committee, member Advertising Standards Panel and member APCON SecretariatDevelopment Committee.

Akinwunmi was the Pioneer Chief Executive Officer, Federal Government Rebranding Project Business Support Group, the pioneer Secretary, Federal Government Committee on Rebranding Nigeria, past President, Association of Advertising Agencies of Nigeria (AAAN) and Board Member, Ogilvy Africa BV.

He has many awards including APCON Fellows’ Advertising Award/ Best Advertising Practitioner 2006, Lintas Chairman’s Distinguished Personality in Advertising by the Mass Communication Students’ Association, University of Lagos, 1st City People Award of Excellence: Outstanding Personality of the year 1997 in Advertising/PR sector, Rotract District 9110, Nigeria 2000-2001: Special Vocational Excellence Award and Rotary Club of Illupeju, year 2000/2001 Outstanding Contributor to Economic Growth Award.

He is Also Fellow National Council Marketing of Nigeria, Member Institute of Directors, Member international Advertising Association and Member Broad of Trustees, The olive Bloom orphanage.

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