Jide Benson is a well-rounded communications professional with experience spanning two decades.
His competences cut across public relations, corporate writing, investor relations, printing, publishing, public speaking, broadcasting, marketing and training.
Jide runs a full service public relations company CAST – Communications Advisory Strategy and Training LTD as well as a printing company; Printmax.
He is a professional master of ceremonies for corporate events, an Adjunct faculty at Pan Atlantic University Lagos as well as a producer and presenter at City FM radio station.
Jide previously worked at Africa Practice R&B and later at Porter Novelli’s West Africa Office; Corporate and Financial Communications LTD.
He is an alumnus of the Lagos Business School, the National Broadcast Academy (FRCN Training School), London School of Public Relations, School of Media & Communication MSc, Yaba College of Technology and the Lagos State Polytechnic.
He facilitates SME Clinics and programmes for Access Bank, Keystone Bank and the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund.
Jide is a public affairs commentator on radio and TV Stations. He is an advocate of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and a community volunteer.
He currently serves a Publicity Director of the Pan Atlantic University Alumni Association. He was PRO of both his MBA and MSc class at PAU
He enjoys driving long distance road trips, learning languages and watching documentaries.