Home / Marketing/ CTC’s Jermaine and Ashan win at SLIM-NASCO awards

CTC’s Jermaine and Ashan win at SLIM-NASCO awards


Comments / {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}} Views / Wednesday, 20 August 2014 01:05

Facebook

The Ceylon Tobacco Company (CTC) once again affirmed its commitment to corporate excellence when two of its employees won accolades at the recently concluded 2014 edition of the National Sales Congress (NASCO) organised by the Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM). CTC secured two awards in the tobacco and alcohol sector, with Jermaine Ferdinandus winning the Gold Award and Ashan Meegoda winning the Bronze Award. Jermaine Ferdinandus also won the coveted title of “Most Outstanding Sales Executive of the Year” across 13 different sectors. The annual NASCO Awards was established with the intention of promoting the standards of sales professionalism in Sri Lanka by recognising and rewarding their performance. NASCO today is regarded as the premier event in Sri Lanka that recognises excellence in sales throughout the country. The event brings to the forefront Sri Lanka’s brightest and best in the sales profession. Both Jermaine and Ashan were evaluated on their success in meeting established company targets, completing a written examination and facing a series of interviews conducted by an eminent panel of professionals in the field.  They were assessed as to how successfully they met the company targets, their capacity to take up higher responsibilities in the corporate structure and ability to formulate creative solutions to challenges they faced in the Industry. Ferdinandus was responsible for spearheading smart spending initiatives, advancing market place solutions and strengthening both operational and executive relationships with a more personalised approach to business. He is also a past winner of the Special Appreciation Awards at CTC’s annual TME awards in 2012 and 2013. Ashan too, played an integral role in strengthening the corporate brand amidst a challenging environment and played a pivotal role in restructuring the company’s distribution channels. Chief Executive Officer of CTC, Felicio Ferraz commenting on this achievement conveyed his warmest congratulations to the two. “Being the lifeblood of our company, we at CTC take great pride in ensuring that our employees have every opportunity to pursuit professionally rewarding careers. Jermaine and Ashan have played a critical role in ensuring that the CTC brand is one which is associated with corporate excellence. Their achievements serve as an inspiration for all of us.”

Share This Article

Facebook Twitter


DISCLAIMER:

1. All comments will be moderated by the Daily FT Web Editor.

2. Comments that are abusive, obscene, incendiary, defamatory or irrelevant will not be published.

3. We may remove hyperlinks within comments.

4. Kindly use a genuine email ID and provide your name.

5. Spamming the comments section under different user names may result in being blacklisted.

COMMENTS

Today's Columnists

Poignant pondering on a patriarch

Monday, 22 April 2019

Almost five months have gone. It is with a profound sense of sadness that we experienced the demise of our veteran teacher, respected author, legal luminary, an accomplished ambassador, an eminent public servant and an amazing human being, Dr. Wickre


Enemies of democracy – Part I Demand for a strongman to rule the country

Monday, 22 April 2019

I posed the following question to a group of university students recently: ‘Do you desire to have a strongman to rule Sri Lanka today?’ The students, made up of both genders in the age group of 25 to 35, chorused the answer in the affirmative. Wh


The sad demise of Jet Airways

Monday, 22 April 2019

Jet Airways of India, once the premier full-service carrier of the sub-continent, has ceased operations. “Jet Airways and its Board of Directors have been forced to take this extreme measure, as prolonged and sustained efforts with lenders and auth


No more stones to break Sri Lankan bones

Friday, 19 April 2019

Trial by fire is not a new ordeal to Christian community. It predates Notre Dame and Nazism by millennia. In fact, a decade or so before Nero torched believers to light Roman avenues, Jewish religious leaders put Jesus-followers to the test as the Ch


Columnists More