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The 02academy school of advertising Lagos, is a hands-on brand communications creative marketing training ad school for individuals who would like to make their mark in the history of marketing communications and the advertising world. 02academy is the leading ad school in Lagos, Nigeria where ‘in-house marketing communications experts that would proffer marketing communications and advertising solutions to organizations are trained. Consisting of three faculties; The School of Advertising, The School of Marketing and The School of Media the school has classes which holds every Saturday from 8:00am to 5:30pm. At the 02academylagos, we believe in providing more than just knowledge, skills and practical experiences as Potentials are turned into achievements by encouraging creative exploration, while innovation is integral to the learning process. So far, our classes are facilitated by vast and experienced individuals who have made their mark and are authorities in the marketing communications industry in Nigeria.
At the 02academylagos, we are more than a classroom. We believe deeply in the fusion of education and fun which creates a tension free environment for ideas to flow freely. Excellence is expected and encouraged and in every batch, students are presented with awards for best presentations from the ad school’s hall of fame.

Our Faculties

This is where students learn from and network with industry experts, work on real life briefs and create ads...

SCHOOL OF ADVERTISING

Marketing is the core of every brand as brands are constantly trying new ways to make their products...

SCHOOL OF MARKETING

Students explore the five key disciplines of filmmaking at 02 academy cinematography class...

SCHOOL OF MEDIA

Advisory Board

 Ikechi Odigbo

Ikechi Odigbo

MD: DBB Lagos

He, Phenomenal Brand Communications professional began his advertising career over 20 years ago as a Copywriter and quickly became an authority in Business strategy, Brand Development, Creative Direction, Integrated Marketing, Consumer Insight, Corporate Communications, among others. Ikechi has successfully combined Creative and Account Management functions working in a professional and executive capacity for such leading brands as Glo Mobile, Camco foods, McVities, LG Electronics, Pfizer, MTN, Diamond Bank, Mercedes Benz, WWF, Sony and Mimee Noodles. He was the main driver of a new business model that would help reposition DDB from just an Ad Agency to a strategic brand partner. His favorite philosophy? “Manage your team like they are the client and see them serve the client like they own the business.”

 Steve Babaeko

Steve Babaeko

Cheif Creative Officer: X3M Ideas

He led team of result-oriented professionals, working on several award-winning campaigns for brands like Tom-Tom, Etisalat, British American Tobacco, First Bank and Muitichoice. Steve is a multi-award-winning Writer, Business development enthusiast, Consumer behavior analyst, Brand development expert and Multi-platform media influencer. Industry rumors has it that the ‘0809ja’ lingo for which most Nigerians have grown to know and love the Etisalat brand originated from the dreadlocked head of this change agent. X3M Ideas has under its belt some enviable brands that Steve thinks challenges them to achieve great results time after time. From Etisalat, through DSTV, Diamond Bank and Interswitch, there seems to be no end to his portfolio growth. Steve Babaeko is a true Ad-man, well appreciated and applauded in his sector.

 Nnenna onyewuchi

Nnenna onyewuchi

Co-founder: Yellow Brick Road/Black Box

Nnenna has almost 20 years experience in marketing communications. Nnenna has worked in advertising, experiential marketing and content development for international brands like Standard Chartered, MTV, Coca-Cola, BAT, Celtel, Motorola and Microsoft, as well as local brands such as Paga, FCMB, V Mobile, Virgin Nigeria, Cross River State Tourism, Oando and First Bank. After holding positions at Chris Parkes Marketing Solutions, Small World Media, HiTV and TBWA/Concept, Nnenna joined ZK Advertising in 2007. In her time at ZK, she developed comprehensive strategies for clients including Zain, Dangote and several PZ Cussons brands.

 Lanre Adisa

Lanre Adisa

MD/COE NOAHS Ark Communication

Lanre Adisa is the MD/ECD of Noah’s ark communications. He started his career in the Advertising practise as a Trainee Copywriter at MC&A: Saatchi & Saatchi joined Rosabel Advertising as a Copy Manager then moved to Franchise Communications as a Senior Copy Manager. He was associate creative director at insight communications, Executive Creative Director atTBWAConcept. In 2008 he started the award winning Noah’s Ark. He was a member of the Management Board of the Lagos Advertising & Ideas Festival (LAIF) and currently serves as an Adviser to the LAIF Board.He is an alumnus of the School of Media & Communication, Pan Atlantic University.

Our Team

 Ozone Mbanefo: Provost

Ozone Mbanefo: Provost

Popularly called ozone in advertising industry, Ozone is the brains behind Nigeria's leading school of Brands and marketing Communications academy Lagos. With over 15 years’ experience in the advertising industry. Ozone has worked in various agencies.

 Uche Ozorbemem: General Manager

Uche Ozorbemem: General Manager

Ozorbemem Uche also known as "creative nerd". He has successfully lead a team of art directors to work on brands like ruff ‘n’tumble, householdmax.com, tranos, konga, purple academy to mention a few.

 Okpe Mathias: Resident Instructor

Okpe Mathias: Resident Instructor

Okpe Mathias Okpe fondly called “Mart” is a multi-skilled, entrepreneurial, result driven and resourceful brand strategist, with the ability to translate moods, thoughts, and under-developed ideas into concepts, imagery and experience. “Mart has led a team of creative nerds to work on brands like Access bank Lagos City Marathon, Karis&Sazii limited, Adam & Eve luxury Store, and Rehonel Construction Limited to mention a few. He has also contributed to the Nigerian advertising industry by working with Max-edge communications limited where he served as an art director/Strategist and later at Blueseal Communication where he was the strategy and new business development manager. Mart is skilful in Art direction, website design and development, mobile app building, strategy planning, and knows his onions when it comes to digital marketing and general communication consultancy. Mart loves to teach, he is a sports enthusiast and has a great amount of passion for travel and networking. He is currently using his skills and experience to further his personal and professional development while living his life to give life to others.

 Ernest Nwangwu: Resident Instructor

Ernest Nwangwu: Resident Instructor

Constantly driven by bringing new communication ideas to life and the business of creativity, Ernest Chris as he is socially known can be described as a creative individual with work expertise and experience in digital media communication, marketing strategy, creative writing and creative directing. He has a strong passion for learning and sharing knowledge.He has worked for different brands including Google, HiTV, Bellanaija.com, Haute Fashion Africa, Fashion Business Africa, City Life Magazine, DiscountNaija.com, to mention a few. He is a Google Certified Digital Marketing Consultant, holds a B.Sc. in Psychology and is an Associate Fellow of Royal Commonwealth Society, the United Kingdom for the works he does with his youth organization, Glide Network.

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+234 (0) 817 4617 574
info@02academylagos.com
No 11/13 Jumat Olukoya Street, off Ogudu road, Ojota Lagos.