The Managing Editor of ArtCraft Media Consult (Publishers of GhanaNewsOnline.com.gh and BusinessweekGhana.com), Mr Jeorge Wilson Kingson has been appointed Acting Executive Secretary of the Private Newspaper and Online News Publishers Association of Ghana (PRINPAG).
Mr Wilson who is also a consulting Editor for The Corporate Guardian Magazine was appointed Acting Executive Secretary following the compulsory retirement of
Mr. Kenteman Nii-Laryea Sowah, who served PRINPAG for 32 years with distinction.
The decision to appoint Mr Kingson was made by the PRINPAG National Executive Committee and it reflects their confidence in his abilities and dedication to the association.
Mr. Kingson has a strong background in public affairs and external relations, which positions him well to lead PRINPAG into a new era.
Before this appointment, Mr Jeorge Wilson Kingson served as the Public Affairs and External Relations Officer at PRINPAG, where he demonstrated exceptional skills and a deep commitment to the organization’s mission and goals.
Mr Wilson experience and passion for the media industry make him a suitable successor to continue the excellent work initiated by his predecessor.
He was appointed during a period of transition for PRINPAG, as it bids farewell to Kenteman Nii-Laryea Sowah, who played a pivotal role in the association’s growth and development over the past three decades.
In his new role, Mr. Kingson will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of PRINPAG, fostering collaboration among its members, and representing the association in various capacities, both nationally and internationally. His leadership is expected to further strengthen PRINPAG’s position as a vital voice within the media landscape of Ghana.
The National Executive Committee and the entire PRINPAG membership have welcomed Mr Kingson with open arms and expressed confidence in his ability to steer the association toward greater achievements in the years to come.
Aside from his duties at PRINPAG, Mr Wilson is also the Chairman of the Media Alliance in Tobacco Control and Health (MATCOH).
He also served as National Coordinator for the International Standards Journalism Association (ISJA) and the National Online Newsportals Coordinator for the Private Newspaper and Online Newsportals Publishers Association of Ghana (PRINPAG).
He is a senior member of Ghana’s Parliamentary Press Corps, Dean of the Ghana caucus of the Africa Parliamentary Press Network ( APPN) and also serves as the ACS Global Cancer Ambassador for Ghana and a Peace Advocate.