Business and Design with Daniel Abbay (Co-founder of WeAfric)

Aug 15, 2020, 2:00 – 3:00 PM


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Virtual event


About this event

In this fireside chat, Startup Grind Asmara is proud to host co-founder of WeAfric, Mr. Daniel Abbay, an Eritrean experienced Business founder, Marketing Lead & Graphic Designer. In this event we will focus on business design, business life cycle, strategy, branding, service design and marketing. The main area of the talk will be the intersection of business and design. With proven record of success developing and executing content delivery plans and solutions across multiple digital channels, Mr. Daniel have rich expertise in brand expansion, campaign lifecycle planning, digital media, AdWords, and online marketing programmes.

He was able to transform strategic ideas and vision into reality through close collaboration with client’s management teams. Mr. Daniel possess exceptional organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills to drive digital projects and teams to peak results. Also in this event, we will discuss the business life cycle and the business model canvas as an overall strategic tool.

As a tip, ideas related to the relationship between life and business in a greater context and mainly in branding oneself (Personal Branding) and in business. As a conclusion we will discuss the functional areas of business as a whole but more specifically in relation to service design and marketing, highlighting the importance of planning and the main application we use to manage the different aspects of our business.

Check out what happened


  • Daniel Abbay





Saturday, August 15, 2020
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM UTC


Event Introduction
Fireside chat


  • Teklehaimanot Embaye


    Chapter Director

  • Semereab Estifanos Mengesha

    Azel Pharmaceutical Share Company

    Marketing and Business Manager

  • Michael Berhe

    National Union Of Eritrean Youth and Students

    Team Member

  • Goitom Kfle Gebremariam

    Eritrea Institute of Technology

    Team Member

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