At this year’s annual Ghana Construction Awards Asuogyaman Company Limited, a subsidiary of groupe Horthman was honoured.
The awards event held at Kempinski Gold Coast hotel in Accra on 8th October, 2016 brought together the sharks of the construction industry.
Two highly desired awards, outstanding contribution to the construction industry in Ghana and West Africa sub Region as well as material distributor (wood) of the year was awarded to Asuogyaman Company Limited.
On behalf of the company, the group’s Chief Operating Officer in the person of Mr Fredrick Opei Horthman received the award.
For the great and respected recognition given to the company for its provision of quality product and services both to Ghana and West Africa sub Region market, Mr Fredrick Opei Horthman was very elated.
Also, he mentioned and commended the Founder and Executive Chairman of the group, Mr Edwin Ansah Horthman for his hard work and exemplary leadership over the years.
He spoke of his vision for an era where the commanding heights of Ghanaian businesses would be taken over by indigenous firms as well as see an increase in the procurement of made in Ghana products.
He believes this would help with job creation and the distribution of wealth in the country and finally facilitate economic growth.
Further, Mr Horthman made mention of the necessary expertise attained by the company within the thirty (30) years of being in the wood industry.
He cited that in the expansion of their state of the art facilities to other parts of the country, the company is increasing its production capacity for wood products and also utilizing more raw materials which in turn will enable the company meet demands both locally and internationally.
Mr Fredrick Opei Horthman expressed the need to acknowledge and award local entrepreneurs for their hard work.
His belief is that it would go a long way to motivate them and set them as role models for our future generation.
The event organizers-InstinctWave said the awards will help showcase how the construction industry is pivotal to the economy of the nation while recognizing and rewarding companies who are pushing new frontiers in the industry and have been exceptional in the past years.