Victor Ayetoro, a distinguished Public Relations practitioner started his media career as a reporter at Champion Newspapers Limited in 1998. With the versatility of a genius, Ayetoro covered challenging beats including Aviation, Capital Market, Business and Economy. He was later transferred to the State of Osun as the State’s Bureau Chief for the newspaper.
He worked as Public Relations Officer with the Chestrad International, a non governmental Organization in 2000 before joining the services of Odu’a Investment Company Limited on October 2, 2002 as an Assistant Manager, Corporate Affairs. In 2006, he was on secondment from the Group Headquarters to Odu’a Telecoms [O’net], the telecommunication arm of the company as Manager, Corporate Affairs to assist in the creation of the Corporate Affairs Department. In 2007, he was conferred with the Odu’a Group’s Best Supportive Staff Award by O’net and in 2008, he was recalled to the Group’s headquarters as the Media Relations Manager.
He holds two Master degrees, one in Communication and Language Arts(MCA) and another in Managerial Psychology(MSc), both from the University of Ibadan in 2002 and 2013 respectively. He has also attended numerous training courses both in Communication and Public Relations. In 2013, he was promoted as a Senior Manager, Corporate Affairs. Presently, he is the Head, Corporate Affairs overseeing and managing the Corporate Affairs Division of the company.
His professional membership cuts across various institutes such as the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ), the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations(NIPR), and the Nigerian Institute of Management(NIM).
He is happily married and blessed with children.