CTC bags awards at SLIM-NASCO 2014
Two employees of Ceylon Tobacco Company (CTC) won awards at the 2014
edition of the National Sales Congress (NASCO) organised by the Sri
Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM).
CTC secured two awards in the Tobacco and Alcohol sector, with
Jermaine Ferdinandus winning the Gold Award and Ashan Meegoda winning
the Bronze Award.
Jermaine Ferdinandus also won the title of 'Most Outstanding Sales
Executive of the Year' across 13 different sectors.
The annual NASCO Awards scheme was launched to promote the standards
of sales professionalism by recognising and rewarding their performance.
Today, NASCO is regarded as the premier event in Sri Lanka that
recognises excellence in sales throughout the country.
The event brings to the forefront Sri Lanka's brightest and best in
the sales profession, a SLIM spokesman said.
Ferdinandus and Meegoda were evaluated on their success in meeting
established company targets, completing a written examination and facing
a series of interviews conducted by an eminent panel of professionals in
They were assessed as to how successfully they met company targets,
their capacity to take up higher responsibilities in the corporate
structure and ability to formulate creative solutions to challenges they
faced in the industry.