Are you a female entrepreneur in Nigeria? Do you want to exhibit your products and services to a large group of buyers at a convenient location and also get the chance to win some funds for your business? If yes, then grab this opportunity!
Youth Enterprise Exhibition (YEEX) Nigeria, an initiative of 3wise Magazine which had its maiden Exhibition in July this year is calling for registration for another edition tagged “YEEX For Women”. YEEX Nigeria has a mission to provide young entrepreneurs a platform for growth by giving them an opportunity to attain profitability in their chosen businesses. Such opportunities include Finance, Education, Brand Exposure and Networking.
YEEX For Women is a unique opportunity for young women between the ages of 18 and 35, who are creative, ambitious, independent and have unique products and services to offer.
Its objectives are:
· To promote gender equality for women in the society and provide a level playing ground for young women entrepreneurs
· To identify women with exceptional products and creativity, guide them accordingly and provide them financing opportunity
· To promote local enterprise and growth of women-owned businesses and to provide networking opportunities for growth in business.
Those who have worked with us include: Access Bank, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Office of Limited Partnerships of Lagos Ministry of Justice, 3wise Magazine, Lagos Internal Revenue Service (LIRS), Fate Foundation, Naij, Bellanaija, Jobberman, School of Media and Communication of Pan-Atlantic University and US-Nigeria Trade Council. The Special Guest of Honour was the former Chairman of Eco Bank, Chief John Odeyemi FCA, MFR.
This exhibition promises to be even bigger and better. The Special Guest of Honour is Her Excellency, Mrs. Adejoke Orelope-Adefuluire, Deputy Governor of Lagos State. Other guests include Mrs. Olusola Oworu, Lagos State Commissioner for Commerce and Industry; Mrs. Kemi Nelson, former Commissioner for Women Affairs; Professor Oye Ibidapo-Obe, board member, Jim Ovia Foundation; Mrs. Susan Oyemade, former MD Forever Living Nigeria; Allie Morse, former board member Canadian National Committee for UN Women and Co-founder, Lamudi.com.ng and many other top female CEOs and Government Officials.
According to the Executive Director of Youth Enterprise Exhibition (YEEX) Nigeria, Mr. Tayo Adedugbe, other benefits would include a one-on-one networking session with the dignitaries and free entrepreneurial training for 150 young women on business financing. Exhibitors would also have a chance to get financing for their business from YEEX’ financial partners and an opportunity for their products to be listed on Jumia.com for more sales.
These dignitaries would also be available to inspire the participants and audience.
Our partners are 3wise Magazine, Office of Limited Partnerships of Ministry of Justice, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, School of Media and Communication of Pan-Atlantic University, Jumia, Hellofood, Naij, Lamudi, Easy Taxi, GreenBiro, Naij and the US-Nigeria Trade Council.
To participate as an exhibitor, you have to register with a N15,000 fee. However, attendance is FREE for all. So hurry, as registration closes on 20th November, 2013.
Date: Thursday 5th December, 2013
Venue: LCCI Conference and Exhibition Center, 10, Nurudeen Olowopopo Drive, Alausa Ikeja, Lagos. (Behind MKO Abiola Gardens).
Time: 10AM – 6PM
Contact: For further enquiries, please call 08088038606, 08055375908, 08057455556, 07064870764 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | Website http://www.yeex.com.ng
Ladies, come and take advantage of this unique opportunity to grow your business!