Xodus Communications, organizers of Forty under 40 awards has commended two of its past awardees for distinguishing themselves in their fields of work.
The two awardees are the Member of Parliament for Ledzokuku, Dr Okoe Boye whoc was recently appointed as the Deputy Minister of Health, and Mr Laud Anthony Basing of Incas Diagnostics who recently collaborated with the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology to develop the Covid 19 test kits.
The Events Director of Xodus Communications, Mr Richard Abbey Jnr, said the achievements of these two gives credence to the selection and the jury decision making process at Xodus Communications.
He said the awarding board under the chairmanship of Professor David Atta Peters remained resolute in celebrating young leaders who have gone ahead of the age.
The Forty under 40 Awards seeks to identify, honour and celebrate a cross-section of the nation's most influential and accomplished young business leaders under the age forty from a wide range of industries.
The Awards among others is aimed at recognizing and celebrating 40 emerging leaders under the age of 40 who demonstrate or impact personally and/ or professionally through their exceptional leadership; and finally encourage upcoming youth that excellence and success can be achieved at a very tender age.
“Putting the spotlight on these young achievers will not only celebrate them but also build a strong platform for them by giving a voice and opportunities to the next generation of industry pacesetters whiles building a positive attitude in our youth to strive for excellence at a tender age.
“We at Xodus believe that it is vital to celebrate achievers when are alive rather than decorating caskets and funeral grounds in honour of the dead and gone,” Mr Abbey stated.