Millionaire at 24: How Omojola Odusanya turned a silly hobby into a serious business

Wrapping gifts probably sounds like one of the silliest business ideas of all time but not to Omojola Odusanya. Meet our 24 year old icon who not only built a fast rising gift wrapping company from scratch into a million naira brand but did it without any external funding, all within 2 years. How oldContinue reading “Millionaire at 24: How Omojola Odusanya turned a silly hobby into a serious business”

From raising $1m to getting mentioned by Mark Zuckerberg, Opeyemi Awoyemi of Jobberman bares it all (Exclusive interview)

Opeyemi Awoyemi has done it all. From thinking up a crazy idea in his tiny dorm room and co-founding Nigeria’s biggest job site to getting mentioned by VP Osinbajo and Mark Zuckerberg, we bring you the inside story of the origin of Jobberman straight from the mouth of one of her 3 co-founders.   HowContinue reading “From raising $1m to getting mentioned by Mark Zuckerberg, Opeyemi Awoyemi of Jobberman bares it all (Exclusive interview)”

Exclusive: The inside story of how multiple award winning Ogunbowale Olugbenga started Epower

What is Epower and what inspired you to start Epower? According to the National Bureau of Statistics, ”Unemployment is the greatest problem facing Nigerian youths and this jobs gap puts millions of youths at risk of poverty, frustration, low self-esteem and criminal activities such as theft, drug trafficking, oil-bunkering, terrorism among others”. In 2014, duringContinue reading “Exclusive: The inside story of how multiple award winning Ogunbowale Olugbenga started Epower”

From a microscopic startup capital to grooming the next generation of entrepreneurs: Meet Longe Victor

Longe Victor, CEO VEEktor Leather Works transforms leather into dazzling works of art. A 400l accounting student of Ekiti state University, not only is He skilled in the acts of leather works, He has taken it upon himself to groom the next generation of Entrepreneurs. Victor runs a school where he trains young people toContinue reading “From a microscopic startup capital to grooming the next generation of entrepreneurs: Meet Longe Victor”

From saving 90% of her ‘allowee’ to building a thriving events management business: Meet THE EXECUTIVES

This week on ICONOCLAST, we bring you the exclusive story of Adelabu Oluwaseun who founded and funded events management outfit, THE EXECUTIVES right from her own pocket by saving a whopping 90% of her monthly allowance as a corps member during her NYSC. Get ready to be inspired. How did The Executives start? The executiveContinue reading “From saving 90% of her ‘allowee’ to building a thriving events management business: Meet THE EXECUTIVES”

From a N1,000 capital to hanging out with Dangote: meet multiple award winning serial entrepreneur: Sannikayz

The Iconoclast Crew brings to you an exclusive Interview with multiple award winning serial entrepreneur, Sannikayz who went from a N1,000 capital to hanging out with Dangote. Get inspired. PROFILE: Sanni Sheriff is a young serial entrepreneur who has invested into the hospitality and lifestyle industry. He is a graduate of the University of LagosContinue reading “From a N1,000 capital to hanging out with Dangote: meet multiple award winning serial entrepreneur: Sannikayz”