Lonestarcell-MTN wins invest in People award
Liberia's leading GSM company Lonestarcell MTN has been given one of the world's highest corporate award by the London based group Investors in People.
Lonestarcell MTN, Liberia's first GSM company was awarded the Investors in People Standard, demonstrating its commitment in realizing the potential of its staff.
Located in Congo Town, Monrovia, the Premier Mobile Phone Company has a workforce of over 250 employees nationwide and provides telecommunication services.
Investors in People are the UK's leading accreditation Firm for business improvement through people’s management.
In his Congratulating Message, Paul Devoy, Head of Investors in People said “Achieving the Investors in People Standard is something that every organization needs to be truly proud of and that Lonestarcell MTN is worthy of the achievement.
Investing in people inspires and enables leaders, managers and employees at all levels to build their skills, improve their performance and enrich their potential.
Commenting on the award at the ceremony sponsored by the Human Resources Department, Babatunde Osho, Chief Executive Officer of Lonestarcell MTN, expressed his profound delight in raining praises on the entire Lonestarcell MTN’s Family. Mr. Osho further stated that being the First GSM Company in Liberia to achieve this milestone puts the company in the ranks among others.
Mr. Osho stressed that good people make great businesses and that the success of any business depends on the involvement of all. “We will continue to keep and maintain our promise to our employees that we are the employer of choice in the Liberian Telecommunication Industry”, he concluded.
Meanwhile, Lonestarcell MTN on Friday May 8, 2015, in its quest for experiencing the bold new digital world,launched a PEFERT 10HOTLINE “3733” Short Code Number and a Closed Loop Feedback CALL CENTER. Mrs. Edna Tay Thompson, Manager for the Perfect 10 Team at Lonestarcell MTN, was gratified for this new revolution in our service to our many subscribers. “The service is designed to provide our valued customers an immediate response to questions and commendations and is vital in building and maintaining the confidence of our many subscribers and in improving our customers’ service experience”, she said. additional editing by Othello B. Garblah