About

Joe OtinJoe Otin is the CEO of The Collective, a digital ad agency, with over a quarter of a century worth of experience in advertising, media research & content production. He is also the chairman of the Advertising Standards Board of Kenya.

Joe is the District Governor of Rotary District 9212 which covers Clubs in Kenya, Ethiopia, Eritrea and South Sudan, the Rotary International representative to UN Environment and a Board Member of WWF-Kenya.

He presided as the chief judge of the PRSK (Public Relations Society of Kenya) Excellence Awards for 3 consecutive years, having been a judge on that panel for 11 years. He also presided as the chief judge of the MSK (Marketing Society of Kenya) gala awards in 2015. He served thrice as a judge for both of Kenya’s Top 40 Under 40 Women and the Top 40 Under 40 Men.

He was granted the MSK Marketing Warrior Award in 2010, and has published several papers in local and international conferences, most recently on the subject of return-on-investment in advertising and social media marketing. He is a columnist in the Business Daily writing on topics focused on marketing.

Links from the media:

The Star July 2019

The Media Online July 2017

International Assembly January 2017

Citizen TV June 2017

K24 November 2016

Business Daily September 2014

CNBC Africa September 2012

CNBC Africa June 2011