In its continued commitment to empowering dreams and enriching lives, one of Nigeria’s leading telecommunication network – MTN will hold a leadership seminar this April 2012 to bring more value to its customers and the general public.
In the last 4 years MTN has brought in renowned speakers like Les Brown, Chris Gardner and David Plouffe to speak to Nigerians on topics bordering on entrepreneurship, strategy and motivation. Formerly tagged the “MTN Motivational Series”, the project has been revamped and repackaged as the MTN Leadership Seminar and interacting and motivating attendees in several locations in Nigeria, is American self made millionaire – Dr. Farrah Gray.
This year’s seminar tagged “Breaking the Success Myth” promises to be bigger and better and will feature lots activities including a first-of-its kind initiative called the MTN Budding Entrepreneur Business Grant – where 3 entrepreneurs will go home with the sum of N20 Million for the best idea and N5 Million each for 2nd and 3rd great ideas respectively in order to pursue their business ventures.
The aim of this seminar is to enable MTN customers move on to the next level in life and business, inspire the “can-do” spirit, create a conducive atmosphere for networking, create opportunities for budding entrepreneurs through the 30 Million Naira business grant and a 6 month mentorship programme with Dr. Farrah Gray.
MTN Leadership Seminar Schedule
Day 1 – Theme: From Success to Relevance
Breakfast sessions with CEO’s and MTN Platinum Plus Members
Date: Tuesday 24th April 2012
Time: 9 AM
Venue: Sky Lounge, Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos
Day 2 – Theme: Breaking the Success Myth
Date: Wednesday 25th April 2012
Time: 6 PM
Venue: Harbour Point, 4 4 Wilmot Point Road, off Ahmadu Bello Way, Victoria Island, Lagos
Day 3 – Theme: Breaking the Success Myth
Date: Thursday 26th April 2012
Time: 6 PM
Venue: The Atrium, Stadium Road, Port Harcourt, Rivers
Day 4 – Theme: Breaking the Success Myth
Date: Friday 27th April 2012
Time: 2 PM
Venue: Main Auditorium, University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos
To register for an invite to any of these Seminars and to upload your business plan, Log on to www.MtnOnline.com/Leadership
About Farray Gray
Farrah Gray is an American businessman, investor, philanthropist, author, syndicated columnist, and motivational speaker. At just 29, he has been able to put in more in a lifetime than most will. Dr. Farrah Gray was named as one of the most influential Black men in America by the National Urban League’s Urban Influence Magazine and Ebony Magazine recognized him as an entrepreneurial icon, business mogul and best-selling author. Raised in the impoverished South side of Chicago, Dr. Gray defied the odds and became a self-made millionaire by the age of 14. At the age of 21, he received an Honorary Doctorate degree of Humane Letters from Allen University. This was in recognition of his ingenious economic mind and distinguished commitment to the development of values such as leadership, integrity and scholarship. In his rise from poverty to national and international prominence as an entrepreneurial icon and pre-eminent power speaker, Dr. Gray has inspired millions around the world.