GNBCC Cocktail Hosted by Agrona & Comexas in Tema and Dutch Entrepreneur Day Award Ceremony

16-11-2018

GNBCC Cocktail Hosted by Agrona & Comexas in Tema and Dutch Entrepreneur Day Award Ceremony

Yesterday evening, GNBCC held its 1st monthly cocktail in Tema; which was held at the Agrona Tower in the Tema Main harbour, opposite Ghacem. The cocktail was jointly sponsored by GNBCC Members Agrona and Comexas.

This cocktail started early at 17 hrs at the top terrace of the Agrona building with a magnificent view of Tema Port. It was a very nice atmosphere created by a natural cool breeze and 70 people in attendance. GNBCC's General Manager, Tjalling Wiarda, gave a short introduction speech welcoming everybody and making a few announcements. He went on to thank Agrona and Comexas for sponsoring, after which he introduced the Netherlands Deputy Ambassador Mrs. Katja Lasseur.  

Mrs. Lasseur told the audience about the Dutch Entrepreneur Day, a celebration of MKBs in The Netherlands (Small and Medium Enterprises Organization of The Netherlands). In light of this day the Embassy honoured and granted a prize to the MD of Agrona Ghana Ltd, Mr. Jan van Groningen Jr. to celebrate their courage, perseverance, and contribution to Ghana.

Agrona Ghana Ltd has been established in 1978 and their activities comprise of (refrigerated) warehousing and import & export of various goods. In his thank you address, Mr. van Groningen thanked the full Agrona local staff especially the GM Mr. Rogier Streefkerk for being part of the team whose joint efforts contributed to Agrona's success and getting this prize.

The cocktail continued where all in attendance enjoyed a very relaxing, wonderful evening.

 

 

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