Month: April 2018

S2E16 Dr Praise Matemavi – Multivisceral Transplant Surgery Fellow

Dr. Praise Matemavi is a multi visceral transplant surgery fellow at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Read More

S2E15 Little Kampala Restaurant Owner & Head Chef Paul Ofwono

One of the many things that unite us as human beings is our love for delicious food. In this episode, we take a candid look at what it took for Paul Ofwono to transfer that passion and dream into a reality. Read More

S2E14: Goshen Carmel – Filmmaker

Goshen Carmel is a passionate Filmmaker/Photographer based in Denver, Colorado.

With a heartfelt story hailing from D.R.Congo, Goshen moved to Denver, Colorado in 2010 with his three siblings. Goshen had a dream to become a professional soccer player when he first moved to Denver, Colorado and becoming a visual storyteller never crossed his mind. Read More

S2E13: Speaker, Huffington Post blogger, Managing Principle of Martine Kalaw Enterprises LLC

Martine is an speaker, author, Huffington Post blogger and Managing Principle of Martine Kalaw Enterprises, LLC that offers professional development, management and overall training consulting to start-ups, government and fortune 500 organizations.

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S2E12: Andrena Sawyer Founder and President of Perk Consulting.

Andrena Sawyer is the Founder and President of P.E.R.K. Consulting, an advisory firm for small to mid-sized nonprofits and businesses.

Originally from Freetown, Sierra Leone, she and her family moved to the United States when she was nine years old due to the Sierra Leonean civil war. She now credits her family’s move for her interest in human triumph and perseverance.

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S2E11: Rahama Wright – Social entrepreneur/ Founder & CEO of beauty brand Shea Yeleen

Rahama Wright is a social entrepreneur and the Founder and CEO of Shea Yeleen.
“Established in 2005, Shea Yeleen International, Inc. is a social enterprise dedicated to empowering women in West Africa and the United States through the production, sale and use of shea butter products. Read More

S2E10: Sandra Kemayou – Business Strategist /Best Selling author / Speaker

Mrs. Kemayou is an articulate and innovative no nonsense leader who is driven and dedicated in her chosen sphere of influence. She is a purposeful and intentional visionary, a skillful communicator and strategist, is missions and focused driven, and demonstrates a natural and uncanny ability to tap into the innate and limitless potential of women from both a professional and personal perspective. As an anointed woman of God, her WOW retreats create a safe space in which she teaches women how to secure a healthy balance between career, family and social life styles, and that the overall state of their psychological, physical, social, spiritual and financial wellbeing is only as good as the effort that is placed in making this the “Business of You.” As a result of this labor of love, Sandra recently debuted her first book “Guide To Creating WOW Retreats: Transforming Lives One Retreat at a Time” A step-by- step guide for fellow retreat planners. Read More

S2E9 Chiko Abengowe – Founder/CEO of Perfect Staffing & Perfect Office

Chiko quit his job at the age of 26 to become becoming a full-time entrepreneur. In the past 5 years he has built 2 separate companies that generate at least a million dollars in annual revenue. Read More

S2E8 Philip Tete : Founder – Lip Visual Studios

Philip n. Tete is an African born and raised entrepreneur currently living and doing business in the United States. He is a visual content creator and marketer, a business strategist, owner of Lip Visual Studios and he calls himself, the world’s first African high ticket closer. Philip was born and raised in Bamenda, Cameroon to lower middle class family of 7. He started his Entrepreneurial ventures at the age of 8 and at 16, he started a movie production agency “Grass
to Grace Entertainment” with his friend. They quickly got regional recognition as their skits were picked by a few TV stations. Philip was in the middle of making his first feature film when he moved to the States to join his family in 2011. In 2013, he started school at P.G Community College Studying business administration. He later transferred to UMBC majoring in Cinematic Arts and Minor in entrepreneurship. With just 1 more year to graduate, Philip dropped out of school and started Lip Visual Studios. Philip also created, a site for Cameroon music streaming. He has tried and failed in network marketing, stock trading and affiliate marketing. As an entrepreneur, he is constantly reinventing himself and trying new things.

S2E7 Roy AfriQue – CEO and Event Planner for AfriQue Events

Roy AfriQue was born and raised in East Africa. He is currently an event planner in the Boston area. He is the CEO of AfriQue Events, a promotional company that he created to provide entertainment that he felt was missing from the Boston night life. His goal was to bring African culture and African Music into mainstream clubs in the Boston area. Read More