BBF Role Model of the Month: Samiah Oyekan-Ahme
The Beta Business Forum is delighted to introduce to you our 2nd edition of Role Model of the Month for the Month of February, 2015. Meet Samiah Oyekan-Ahmed, a Medical doctor turned serial entrepreneur.
Samiah is a proud muslimah, happily married with two amazing kids and is driven by a fierce independent streak and passion. She strongly believes that entrepreneurship is the way forward for any emerging economy and hopes more people will consider it as a viable life plan.
She is currently running four businesses. Fushion Lifestyle, The Gift Source, Fruit Garden and JewelScent Nigeria.
The oldest business, Fusion Lifestyle Limited organises premium trade events as well as provide many other platforms for entrepreneursd to showcase their businesses and has been doing so for over 5 years.
The Gift Source provides top quality, unique and affordable gifts for events and promotional purposes and has been in existence for almost 2 years
Fruit Garden provides fresh fruit products in hygienic and aesthetically pleasing packs and has only just kicked off.
Jewelscent Nigeria is the exclusive distributor of Jewelscent USA products in Nigeria and the soft launch of the products will take place in March.
Her business skills and acumen have led her to be featured in numerous print media like Punch newspaper, Leadership newspaper, Daily trust newspaper, ThisDay Style, Tw magazine as well as the very popular website Bella Naija. She also had an episode on ‘Making of a Mogul’ a popular TV series that showcases up and coming young entrepreneurs who are doing things right.
The Beta Business Forum is a platform where young entrepreneurs come together not only to network but also to build a new and easy way of doing business, especially for start ups. Each month we try to showcase an individual that has excelled in his business in order to motivate and ginger other young entrepreneurs to become successful as well.
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