As President- the first female President of the association, Medebem brings her expertise and wealth of experience as the Chief Executive Officer for AsterIML to bare. Industry observers believe that her previous positions within the association in the past few years where she rose to be one the association’s first female vice president as well will be instrumental in her steering the association effectively.

With close to two decades of experience in marketing communications, Tolulope has played a pivotal role in shaping the landscape of experiential marketing, event management, brand management, and marketing in Nigeria. Her expertise and skills have contributed to the success of numerous high-profile campaigns on behalf of prominent clients.

As the newly elected President of EXMAN, Tolulope is expected to drive the association forward, championing the interests of experiential marketers in Nigeria and promoting excellence and innovation in the field.

Tolulope Medebem

Creative, talented and innovative; an astute professional excelling in business management, customer engagement and business development, are a few accolades to describe Ndanusa Amihere, Business Development Director Towncriers Limited.

An all–round marketing communications practitioner with several years of experience spanning across the advertising ecosystem – BTL, ATL and PR.

A keen lover and patron of theater, this passion has propelled him to Member Board of Trustees Nigerian Universities Theatre Arts Festival, amongst other notable achievements.

He is a graduate of Performing Arts from the University of Ilorin, Kwara State and has  several workshops and trainings on brand management and brand health checks under his belt.

A valued mentor to many, and a bastion of experience.

Ndanusa Amihere.
Financial Secretary

Young, savvy, versatile, effective, and competent are some words that describe Olayiwola Jegede, Managing Director of IMinnd Experience.

 He was also elected into the Executive Committee as the association’s Publicity Secretary. He is a result-oriented individual with skills in Business Strategy, Microsoft Office, Customer Service, and the rest.

He holds an MBA, Marketing in Master of Business Administration from the University of Lagos.

Olayiwola Jegede
Publicity Secretary

Angela Ukara-Makinwa is a passionate person who believes in the dignity of hardwork. A Learner, teacher, wife, mother, and leader. She currently works as Director, Client Engagement, Strategy and Creative at EXP Marketing Nigeria, Angela is savvy in Design & Management of Brand Experience, Customer Service, Relationship Management and Project Management.

She has Over 20 Years cumulated MARCOMM Experience, working on both local and multinational brands such as BAT’s St. Moritz, Pall Mall, B&H; Coca-Cola, Sprite, Glo, Interswitch, Amstel Malt, Pfizer, Airtel, Samsung, Reckitt, Jack Daniel, MTN etc.

-Ex FCMB, AIICO, Clapperboard, Quadrant Company, Prima Garnet, TBWA, YBR, Noah’s Ark, 141(Nitro), MGC etc

-1st Female Sec Gen EXMAN

-Ex Jury (Panel Member & Sec) Nigeria Marketing Awards

-Ex Jury (Panel Member) ADVAN Awards

-Fellow NIMN, Member ARCON


  • Staff of the Year Martlink Advertising 1999
  • Achiever of the Year TBWA 2003
  • Merit Award Recipient Catholic Archdioceses of Lagos, Nigeria
  • EXP Nigeria A&B (Above & Beyond) Award 2022

She has BSC Mass Comms and Masters in Public and International Affairs

Angela Makinwa
Vice President

Olurotimi is a professional’s professional.

He is the Business Optimization Director at the Innovation and Ideation Place (iD8) Limited.

An Advertising Practitioner with several years of success in  Advertising and Corporate Communications with experience spanning across  several agencies. 

He is fastidious and vast in the art of people management, with deep and abiding  qualities gained over his experience at interfacing with an array of clients and brands.

He has served at different times as the Publicity and General Secretary of the EXMAN. He brings to the executive council a wealth of experience that will propel the association to enviable heights.

Rhodes is a member of the Advertising Regulatory Council of Nigeria (ARCON)  with a Masters Degree in Marketing and Communications from the Rome  Business School. He is also an alumnus of the Great University of Lagos.

He is a mentor, role model and a professional icon

Olurotimi Rhodes
General Secretary