Pandemic hit us all that leveraging on all our forces and leaving none especially as this kind of time. Looking at the population of Nigeria that 49% are female and we are still not tapping the full potential of the female gender, as this point that Startup Grind use May to celebrate female founders globally. We want to use this opportunity to harness the potential with unleash the power in her lets equip the female founders understand how the post pandemic life will be in their businesses.
Unleash the power in her is an online Meetup that will guide the guide the female founders and general public on how to prosper and impact their community. We will have Blessing Abeng talk about brand strategy that guide us on how to put our brand out during and after the pandemic, the power of culture in working environment will be discuss from Bahijja Bawa and grant and funding of stratups from Hauwa Liman.
Einsteinette / The Afropreneur
Beejay Beauty Bar
Founder/ Creative Director
Blessing Abeng is a multi-faceted entrepreneur driven by the need to create lasting solutions to key problems faced by individuals, and SMEs.
As a brand strategist, communications manager and entrepreneur, Blessing creates unforgettable experiences that reflect the personality of brands and converts a stranger to loyal customers.
She has created Einsteinette Limited – a branding and communications company for SMEs, and is currently developing Style Revamp Africa, an upcycling fashion brand tackling waste one at clothing item at a time.
She is currently the Codirector for Startup Grind Lagos, the cofounder of The Afropreneur, a mentor on the African Entrepreneurship Awards platform, a WIMBIZ associate and a Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Alumni.
Bahijjah Shehu Bawa is a certified Beauty Entrepreneur,
A graduate of Linton University in Malaysia where she studied Business Information Systems.
She is the founder and creative director of Bee-jay Beauty Bar, Bee-jay Beauty Academy and also the co founder of SME Conclave that helps in training businesses to build a profitable and successful brand.
She single handedly created an award winning brand, with 8 years of professional experience under her belt.
She is passionate about empowering women in the north and in creating awareness for ethical practices in the beauty industry in Nigeria.
She is a wife and a mother of 2 children and her hobbies includes traveling, research and reading books
Blue Sapphire Hub
Brainstorms IT solutions
The founder of Blue Sapphire Hub and CEO Blue Sapphire Esolutions. An academic researcher with bachelor's degree in software engineering from Coventry university UK and masters in computer network management from Middlesex University Dubai. A certified UNIDO trainer for entrepreneurship and digital skills. An award winner for ICT track at emerging research paradigm for social sciences conference. She is passionate and driven individual with keen interest in the opportunities presented by ICT leveraging its innovations to impact on the livelihood and businesses of all that i come across.
Idris Abdulkadir Dangana is the Founder/CEO Brain storm I.T Solutions ltd, Founder DI-HUB, Dangana Heads startup incubation unit at Di-Hub, he earned B.s(ed) Physics Bayero University Kano, Certificate of Enterprise Management (PAN-Enterprise Development Center), Oracle Certified Database Administrator, he is a self motivated individual incorporated his business while under graduate, he is in love with the craft of solving complex problems and passionate about nurturing ideas into sustainable business venture, his hobbies are lawn tennis, meeting new people, listening to music, he loves walking with nature