Stratcomm Africa CEO Wins Female Business Leadership Award at The International Summit On African Leadership In New York

Stratcomm Africa CEO Wins Female Business Leadership Award at The International Summit On African Leadership In New York

Stratcomm Africa CEO Wins Female Business Leadership Award at The International Summit On African Leadership In New York

27th September 2017, Accra - Stratcomm Africa’s Chief Executive Officer, Ms. Esther A. N. Cobbah, has received a Female Business Leadership Award at this year’s International Summit on African Leadership which took place on 21st September, 2017 at the New York Hilton Midtown in New York.

The award was in recognition of her Leadership qualities in growing Stratcomm Africa to become an internationally recognized brand.

The summit, which focused on gender and sustainability this year, was held during the period of the UN General Assembly and was attended by the President of Mauritius, Her Excellency Ameenah Gurib who delivered the Keynote address, as well as the following First Ladies
- H. E. Reema Carmona, First Lady, Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
- H. E. Dominique Ouattara, First Lady, Republic of Ivory Coast
- H. E.  Lorena Castillo de Varela, First Lady, Republic of Panama
- H. E. Roman Tesfaye, First Lady, Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
- H. E. Sandra Granger, First Lady, Cooperative Republic of Guyana

A session was held with the First Ladies, titled First Ladies on a Mission,   on the theme, ‘The Role of Women Leaders in Delivering SDGs: Best Practices’.

Leadership awards were presented to the President of Mauritius as well as the First Ladies and a number of other persons.

Female executives from various global organisations, such as the MetLife Insurance Company, New York, USA, Intel Corporation, Business & Development Solutions, South Africa TBC including Vodafone Ghana’s Yolanda Cuba, also spoke on topics such as Gender Diversity in Corporate Boards and Triple Bottom Line Sustainability, The Intersection Between Gender Diversity, Innovation and Economic Sustainability.

Ms. Cobbah says ‘This Award goes to Stratcomm Africa Staff as there cannot be a Leader without a Team. I hope it inspires us to aim for new heights in our quest to be the go-to communications company on the African continent’.  She adds ‘It was most refreshing hearing about all the amazing and innovative approaches being employed by women in Africa to enable them take our continent and, indeed, the whole world to higher levels of human development’.



About Stratcomm Africa
Strategic Communications Africa Ltd (Stratcomm Africa) is a specialized total communication, reputation management and research agency dedicated to using communication as a means of enhancing performance in various contexts. 

Stratcomm Africa specializes in evolving and implementing systematic and comprehensive communication strategies for individuals, organizations, public and private, in both national and international settings. Stratcomm Africa has won numerous local and international awards over the years and been listed among Ghana‘s Club 100 group of companies for the last two years.


About African Leadership Summit
The International Summit on African Leadership is a prestigious event organized by the African Leadership Magazine Group. The Summit looks into ways of advancing and sustaining the global push for the UN- backed SDGs on the African continent while addressing the challenges that stifle economic progress in the African business landscape. The summit also serves as a global platform for showcasing the content’s contribution to the world, while fostering the debate on building a strong and virile Africa.


Stratcomm Africa

Stratcomm Africa is a total communications and reputation management agency that uses communication to enhance organizational performance. We specialise in the formulation and implementation of communication strategies for individuals as well as public, private and governmental institutions in both national and international contexts.