2018 Nominees

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2018 Nominees

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Agriculture & Agro Processing

  • Paul Amaning – Ghana Small Scale Oil Palm Producers Association
  • Alhaji Amadu Musah- Va Unity Farms And Transport
Architecture/Design/Decor

  • Freda Asiedua Ofori Amanfo – Pheb Collections
  • Yaw Appiah Kubi – Yak Decor
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Authorship & Creative Writing

  • Derrick Vormawor - Platinum Africa Solutions Limited
  • Ali Seidu - Maestro Professional Writings Consult
  • Raphael Nyarkotey Obu - Chronicle Newspaper-Columnist
  • Sylvanus Bedzrah- Mini-Star Series Publications
  • Justice Jr. Offei - Business Capsule Series
  • Edward Etse Aloryito- Eminence Innovations
  • Boakyewaa Glover- Minds on Fire Group
Aviation

  • Kwame Bekoe- GE Capital Aviation Services
Banking & Finance

  • Justice Jr. Offei - Sikadan Microcredit Services
  • Joseph Essien - Bidvest microfinance
  • Philip Oti-Mensah- OmniBank Ghana Limited
  • Bernard Osei – Tutu – Dusk Capital
Beauty & Lifestyle

  • Joyce Borquaye- Glam By Jay
Community Development

  • Juana Akumaoh Boateng – Students Sensible Drug Policy Organisation
  • Maxwell Amoah-ICF International (USAID/IRRP)
  • Linda Teye - Lintel Aid Ghana
  • Patrick Fynn- StandOut Care
  • Gawusu –Toure Kassim - Greener Impact international
  • Abongo Mashood Jacob Ajene - Young Africa Leaders Network/Kultivate Kapital Konsult
  • Daniel Anguah - Children Are Reason Enough/Refugee Integration Org
  • Charles Wundengba - Wundef Group
  • Victoria Akosua Yirenkyi - Storge Foundation
  • Richmond Perkins Asante - Gold Academy
Consultancy & Professional Services

  • Maxwell Amoah - ICF International
  • Derrick Vormawor - Platinum Africa Solutions
  • Theodora Wuni - Resonate Ghana limited
  • Oheneba Kwabena Kena- YPAN Consult
  • Mawuli Adonu - Grundy Hygiene International
  • Nana Akuoko Glover - Presentation Plus
  • Roberta Annan - Roberta Annan Consulting
  • Desmond Bress-Biney- Association of Graduates in Skills Development - Gh
Education

  • Raphael Nyarkotey Obu- Nyarkotey College of Holistic Medicine
  • Eric Vondee - My Home Teacher
  • Yvonne Ohui Maccarthy- Institute Of Customer Service Professionals (ICSP)
  • Precious Bonsu- The Wit Schools
  • Freda Nyame- Inspiring Young Achievers Network Africa
  • Tsekpo Worlanyo Thomas - Cilak Investment Ltd
Energy

  • Naeema Ahmed - Africa Alternative Energy Initiative
  • Kofi Amoah-Abban - Rigworld
Event Management/Planning

  • Jacqueline Amoako - Jad Events Ghana
  • Whitney Boakye-Mensah – Innovations Events wbm
  • Marylove Opoku Mensah- ML Events Packaging Company
  • Adae Solomon -Young Dream Builder
  • Tamara Jonah Goka - Lionheart Events
  • Nana Akuoko Glover- Presentation Plus
  • Mimi Andani-Michaels- Nmj Ghana
Family Business

  • Kwame Blay- WG Group of Companies
  • Kakra Duffuor-Nyarko - StarLife Assurance Co. Ltd.
Fashion

  • Mark Lamptey- MEA Haunts Limted
  • Freda Asiedua Ofori Amanfo - Pheb Collections
  • Bernard Mensah- Jenesus clothing
  • Richard Sika - Riohs Originate
Food/Catering & Beverage

  • Benjamin Bosompem - Kenkey republic
  • Maame Yaa Kusi Binka- Pepper Delight MYKB Ventures
  • Elijah Amoo Addo - Food for All Africa
  • Esther Ofosu – Pure Locals Brewery
  • Michael Otu Kuwornu- Cocktail Laboratory
Government & Government Agencies

  • Sammi Awuku – Youth Employment Agency
Health & Wellness

  • Hamza Asumah - Halo Medical Services
  • Dr. Naa Asheley Dordor- Nova Wellness Center
  • Raphael Nyarkotey Obu- Men's Health Foundation Ghana
  • Bright Wiredu - Max International
  • Abdulsalam Mohammed – Corporate Health Ghana Limited
  • Abigail Abora Addo - Aide Chemists Limited
  • Elliot Tannor – Kidney Konsult
Hospitality

  • Clara Messe - Beehive Bakeshop & Kafe
  • Desmond Blackmore (D-BLACK) – Club Onyx Night Club/ Oasis Lounge
Human Resource & Development

  • Richmond Anim Damoah – Echo Leadership
  • Bright Wiredu - Max International
  • Richmond Frimpong - The BEIGE Pension Trust
Insurance

  • Yaw Adom-Boateng - NSIA Insurance Company Limited
  • Kakra Duffuor-Nyarko (Mrs) – Star Life Assurance Co. Ltd
Investments And Pension

  • Sena Nyame – Old Mutual Pensions Trust
  • Abena Brigidi- Nimed Capital Limited
  • Richmond Frimpong - The BEIGE Pension Trust
  • Bernard Osei –Tutu – Dusk Capital
Journalism (Radio/TV/Print)

  • Hissan Siita Sofo - North Television
  • Gideon Fiifi Nyamekye - KickGh
Law

  • Lawyer Francis Xavier Sosu (F-X Law & Associates)
Logistics

  • Patrick Asamoah - P2Events and Logistics
  • Prince Boadu - MapTech Logistics
  • Nana Akuoko Glover - Presentation Plus
  • Kwaw Blay - Press Xpress Limited
  • Prince Boateng - Edge S & S
Manufacturing

  • Emelia Adjei Ohene-Kena - Royal Crown Packaging Limited
  • Raphael Nyarkotey Obu - RNG Medicine Research Lab
  • Ebenezer Kakrah Hammah - McHammah Engineering Company Limited
Media (Digital & Social)

  • Bridget Bonnie-Agbenyor - Bridge Multimedia
  • Kubinho Acolatse - Kubilive Blog
  • Gilbert Asare Akoto - Glibs Exclusive
  • Arnold Mashud - Hyperlink Entertainment Gh.
  • Kwame Blay - Daily Guide Network
  • Prince Dovlo - Seventh Street Media
  • Jerry Wonder- Shades and Powder
Music

  • Desmond Blackmore (D-BLACK) - Black Avenue Muzik (Record Label)
  • Joe Mettle - Reverb Studios
  • Isaac Yeboah Filson- Alicia Global Connect Communication LTD
Oil & Gas

  • Kofi Amoah-Abban- Rigworld
Philantropy And Non-Profit

  • Akosua Asuman-Adu- Treasure Kids Foundation
  • Justice Jr. Offei - Africa Economic Dialogue (AFED)
  • Albert Tetteh Amafu - Peace And Love Foundation - PALF
  • Julius Karl D. Fieve - Global Women Development Promoters (GLOWDEP)
  • Raphael Nyarkotey Obu - Men's Health Foundation Ghana
  • Sena Nyame - The Little Things Foundation
  • Sherif Ghali Abdulai - Ghana Chamber of Young Entrepreneurs
  • Patrick Akuffo - Hopeworks Ghana
  • Selly Galley-Fiawoo – Selly Galley Foundation
  • Linda Teye - Lintel Aid Ghana
  • Josephine Amankwah - The Obaagogetter Network
  • Emmanuel Ayiah - Emmanuel Ayiah Foundation
  • Benjamina Owiredu - Puerile Africa
  • Wisdom Kafui Honu - Idea Africa
Printing/Press & Publishing

  • Theodora Wuni - Resonate Ghana limited
  • Kwame Blay- Western Publications Limited
Real Estate & Development

  • Patrick Mensah Nartey - PMN Company limited
  • Bright Owusu-Amofah - Appolonia City-Rendeavour
Safety & Security

  • Mutaru Mumuni - West Africa Centre for Counter Extremism
Sales & Marketing/Advertising/Communications

  • Richmond Anim Damoah - RADComm LLC
  • Twumasi Gyabaah - MP Marketing Consult
  • Abena Yeboah - WhatsApp Market and Courier Services
  • Yaa Boateng - Renegades Africa
  • Kwabena Oppong-Nkrumah – Sports Betting Group Ghana Limited
  • Prince Dovlo - Seventh Street Media
  • KobinaAbaka-Kwansa - Reach Marketing Ghana
  • Rashida Saani Nasamu - I-Zar Group
  • Mimi Andani-Michaels - NMJ Ghana
Social Enterprise

  • Victoria Akosua Yirenkyi -Storge Foundation
  • Phillippa Prempeh - She Community Ghana
  • Israella Mansu - MGL Naturals, Mansuki Ghana Limited
  • Elsie Azelikumah Asieme - Elasiem Enterprise
  • Akua Obenewaa Donkor - Decokraft
Sports

  • Gideon Fiifi Nyamekye - KickGh
  • Alhaji Salamu Amadu - Soccer Time Africa/Spartan FC
  • Benjamin Sarpong - Chiefs Basketball Academy
  • Kwabena Oppong Nkrumah - Sports Betting Group Ghana Limited
Technology & Innovation

  • Raphael Nyarkotey Obu - RNG Medicine Research Lab
  • Kofi Genfi- CYST
  • Akua Aboabea Aboah-Baffoe - Sambus Geospatial Limited
  • Daniel Osafo - CAPP Global/ Pisen Ghana
  • Ebenezer Kakrah Hammah - Mchammah Engineering Company Limited
Theatre & Arts

  • Eric Percy Danso - Echoes Production
  • Waheed Musah - Hafrikan Prince Art World (HPAW)
Transport & Automotive

  • Abubakar Ali - Number One Technology and Driving Academy
  • Kwaw Blay – Press Xpress Logistics
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Travel & Tourism

  • Joseph Asameni Obiri - Lionize Tourism Consult
  • Kous Louanges Mang - Neskael Travel & Tours
Telecom & Mobile/Software development

  • Nii Osae Osae Dade - Mazzuma
  • Daniel Osafo - CAPP Global / Pisen Ghana