Edward Asari was named Digital Professional of the Year in the 3rd edition of the 2021 National Communication Awards.
The award aims to honor and recognize his keen achievements as a sophisticated digital marketer with a wealth of experience and fame.
He is a Digital Marketing and Social Media Manager with expertise in Content Writing, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Blogging, PR, Corporate Communications, and publicizing.
Edward graduated from the University of Ghana with a BA in Economics with Information Studies. He completed his high school education at Accra Academy, where he specialized in Business.
Edward Asari has been a Digital Marketer at UBA Ghana limited since 2016. He has worked for Media General Ltd, Peduase Valley Resort, Ankobrah Beach Resort, Glofert, Redpear, Yen.com.gh, and now UBA Ghana Ltd. He has also taught Digital Marketing on a part-time basis at Stepup Business School and has also given astounding speeches on Digital Marketing at various Conferences.
Edward in his own words defines digital marketing as “Digital Marketing is simply using online channels to reach potential customers for a product or service. It could be textual, visual or pictorial.”
Edward Asari is a pioneer in the field of digital marketing, and his excellent understanding of how businesses make money using social media and the web has given him numerous awards, recognition, and admiration. His outstanding achievements as a digital marketer are, He started and grew the social media pages of various companies to over 10k in under three months. He has verified clients’ social media pages by setting up their pages and positioning the pages to be eligible for verification. He has also spoken at numerous Digital Marketing Conferences with invites from Dubai and other exclusive places.
It wasn’t the first time he was recognized for his work when he won the NCA Digital Marketing Specialist award at the Labadi Beach Hotel on Saturday night.
At the 2020 Ghana Youth Excellence Awards, he was awarded the 2020 Digital Influencer of the Year award and was nominated for the Youth Blogger of the Year and Digital Marketer of the Year awards.
Edward’s reaction after winning the award
A cheerful Edward Asari, who works as a digital marketer at UBA Ghana Limited, said when he received his plague and gave his acceptance speech:
“I am very grateful for this award and this is not a small thing for me. I am humbled and encouraged by the fact that what I do is being recognized by people”. Edward Asare is also a veteran blogger who owns and operates his blog site edwardasare.com.
In 2021, Edward’s blog site (edwardasare.com) was placed in the Top 50 Blogs organized by Avance Media in Ghana. He started his blog www.edwardasare.com last in 2020 and it was developed by his high school pal Nana Osafo-Bosompem. Edwardfirmly believes that each and everyone in this world has a story to tell; the good, bad and ugly. He mainly focused on highlighting the journey of people in attaining their successes. He believes in giving people their flowers while they can see them.
He debuted at number 49 with a vibrant website (www.edwardasare.com)
Facebook (Verified – 16k followers)
Instagram (10.8K followers)
Twitter (45.5k followers)
LinkedIn (22.2k followers)
It takes a LinkedIn pro to fully understand and comprehend the actions of a company or an individual in positioning themselves by the process of conceiving a brand image that possesses a competitive advantage. Edward Asari is one such mastermind.
Being a graduate of the University of Ghana, Asari is an expert in the fields of corporate communications, public relations, digital media consulting, and copywriting.
The various job roles performed by the Digital Professional of the Year 2021 award winner, Mr. Edward Asari:
- Digital Marketer
- Content Strategist
- Social Media Manager
- Google Ad word Expert
- Email Marketer
- Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
- Trendsetter on Twitter (has a team of Twitter influencers)
- Bulk SMS service
- Corporate Communications
As a professional social media manager, editor, and influencer, Edward Asari has a solid track record in social media marketing, consisting of strategic placement for branding, support, growth, and awareness.
He is also a great singer and a lover of music.
Edward Asari has a wide range and number of followers on all major social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn with verified accounts.
Edward Asare has been a professional trailblazer in various fields such as digital marketing and also in the understanding of how businesses can capitalize, manipulate and use social media for their benefit to increase their profits.