BridgeView Resort's Edmond Ahadome named Best CEO in Hospitality
Mr. Edmond Ahadome, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of BridgeView Resort, was honoured as the Best CEO in Hospitality at the prestigious 2023 Ghana CEO Vision and Awards, hosted at the Kempinski Gold Coast Hotel.
This accolade underscores Mr. Ahadome's unwavering commitment to job creation and his exceptional leadership in the hospitality industry.
The 2023 Ghana CEO Awards, themed "The Role of Business Leadership Towards Achieving the SDGS in Ghana," aimed to recognize and celebrate influential CEOs who are actively contributing to the realization of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Ghana.
Following the award presentation, Mr. Ahadome emphasized the vast potential of the tourism sector in generating employment opportunities for Ghanaians. He reaffirmed his company's dedication to continued investment in creating avenues for youth empowerment. Additionally, Ahadome emphasized the pivotal role of the diaspora in unlocking Africa's potential and urged strategic investments on the continent.
Expressing gratitude for the recognition of his company's humble beginnings, Mr. Ahadome hopes it will inspire others to invest in Ghana.
The event witnessed the presence of distinguished dignitaries, including H. E. Mahamudu Bawumia (Vice President of the Republic of Ghana), H. E. Harriet Thompson (British High Commissioner to Ghana), H.R.M King Tackie Teiko Tsuru II (Paramount King of the GA States), Mark Okraku (Deputy Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture), H. E. Charles Abani (United Nations Resident Coordinator, Ghana), and H. E. Javier Guitierrez (Spanish Ambassador to Ghana), among other esteemed personalities.
About Edmond Ahadome
Mr. Edmond Ahadome is an attorney and leader of the litigation practice at the Adomi Advisory Group, an international law firm based in Washington DC with offices in Accra and Lagos.
His leadership has garnered recognition from various organizations, including the Ghana Order of Merit from the Government of Ghana, Excellence in Business Award, and Startup CEO of the Year from the Ghana Business Awards.
In 2022, he was honoured as the overall winner at the Ghana 40 under 40 awards and named one of the Most Influential People of African Descent (MIPAD) in the Law and Justice Category during the U.N. General Assembly. He also received the Presidential Award from the U.S. National Bar Association in 2022.
Mr. Ahadome holds a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Minnesota Law School, a Masters in Software Engineering from the University of Saint Thomas, and a PreMed undergraduate degree from Concordia College, Minnesota.