Our OAB (Omotunde Alata Blog) celebrity for the month is a great woman who has ceaselessly touched lives through her vision to support start-ups and ensure every woman in business succeeds despite the challenging realities of the sustainability of entreneurship in today’s economy. She is no other person than Mrs Sunmbo Adeoye.
Sunmbo Adeoye , a multi-passionate entrepreneur, the CEO & Chief Creative Director at Esob Events, Chairman of the Esob Heroes Initiative and the Convener of the annual ‘’Inspiring Change ‘ conference is our OAB celebrity of the Month of March 2019.
Like you know that OAB celebrity showcases talented and inspirational people who are prepared to take the world by storm. It is a platform that empowers and inspires people by featuring great personalities who are doing so well in their chosen field and immensely impacting our society. This is our own way of contributing positively to our society.
It is with honor and privilege that OAB brings this great woman and her great works to our platform.
In the last 5 years through her platform ‘Inspiring Change’, several women have been empowered, hundreds of women were distributed free work tools, programs have been organized to educate the girl child deliberately and several mentorship trainings were implemented for young school leavers. An ‘Entrepreneurial Advancement Talk’ (E.A.T) was also recently pioneered for market women in 4 different markets to reach out to petty traders and micro businesses owned by women.
To support entrepreneurial ideas, enhance knowledge and educate deliberately, with a focus on Nation building.
With collaboration with notable S.M.E’s some female beneficiaries like Omobolanle Majekodunmi and Bridget Kennedy have benefitted from 4 months free training with Graces Cake, also Miss Kehinde Daramola was equipped by Jaebee furnitures with knowledge in the furniture industry. More women have been empowered from partnerships with Partfort Limited who registered few businesses for next to free, Gbenga Artsmith and Tee Thread whom offered free trainings for more women in jewelry making and fashion designing business.
Sunmbo with an unrelenting efforts put together ‘online tweet conference’ with 10 panel of knowledgeable female entrepreneurs to the #wearlchangelives merchandise and the #inspiringchangedeliberately movement, transforming thousands of lives across the world.
- Honored in London as a Goldman Sachs Star Scholar,being one of the 10,000 women in Africa to benefit from the initiative due to her impeccable results in business and for her outstanding drive to mentor others towards fulfilling purpose.
- In January 2019, she was also selected as the Cherie Blair foundation’s brand ambassador from Nigeria to the UK, a passionate mentor and recipient of numerous awards for her dedication and contribution towards progressive initiatives in Nigeria and humanity.
- Graduate of Accountancy & Finance and an Alumna of Lagos Business School.
- An author and publisher of a self-help guide book titled: ‘Parenting A Creative Child’
Sunmbo Adeoye is blessed with husband, father and mentor Pastor Tunde Adeoye and world’s best Hebrew boys – Ninofabulous, King Zii and Prince David.