What to do this Saturday? (Lagos)
....come listen to the three young founders of Jobberman.com, Nigeria's No.1 jobs website, as they share their business and life experiences.
Date: Saturday 6th October
This event is FREE to attend.
Venue: Bogobiri House. 9 Maitama Sule Street, off Raymond Njoku Street, off Awolowo Road, Ikoyi
Directions: Coming from Falomo Roundabout, Raymond Njoku is the first left off Awolowo Road. Maitama Sule is the first right off Raymond Njoku.
Jobberman.com is Nigeria’s No. 1 Jobs website that helps employers fill vacancies quickly and cost-effectively by giving them access to the most relevant pool of qualified job-seekers. Jobberman.com was started in August Protected content three young entrepreneurs from the garage of one of the founders' dad while at Obafemi Awolowo University. As the leading online recruitment website in West Africa, Jobberman.com provides access to more than 500,000 job seekers and matches them with the over 3,500 companies that use Jobberman.com. Here is a profile of the 3 founders.
Dr. Ayodeji Adewunmi - President and CEO.
Ayodeji is a recipient of the Inaugural Malaria Awards Protected content his pioneering work on malaria and was named a TEDGlobal Protected content . In Protected content , Ayodeji was invited to join the New Leaders Program class of Protected content Tallberg Foundation and named a Crans Montana New Leaders Fellow in Protected content . He has addressed audiences from the University of Ghana to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
In May Protected content , he moderated the High Level Panel on Innovation and Industrial Skill Development of the Federal Ministry of Trade and Investment of Nigeria and has been invited to speak at The Economist Group’s Nigeria Summit in March Protected content . He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Medicine & Surgery from the Obafemi Awolowo University.
Olalekan Olude - SVP, Sales.
Olalekan is well versed in Online Recruiting Standards and has practised as a Technology Analyst in the United Kingdom with Goldman Sachs & Co. Olalekan's specialisation is in client activation, retention and management of a diverse range of companies in public, private and non-profit sectors.
As the lead contact, Olalekan has responsibility for quality assurance of online recruiting assignments within the company. He holds a BSc in Computer Science and Engineering from the Obafemi Awolowo University after a previous diploma in Electrical Engineering.
Opeyemi Awoyemi - SVP, Product Development.
Having being a technology entrepreneur since age 16, Opeyemi had previously founded ennovateNIGERIA; a leading interactive media, design and marketing company as well as WHoGoHost, a leading web hosting company in Nigeria. WhoGoHost is also one of the 29 Registrars of the. com.ng approved by Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA).
Opeyemi is a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MS Project), a Google Analytics professional and has taken special executive MBA courses at the University of Huddersfield, UK. He holds a BSc in Computer Science and Engineering from the Obafemi Awolowo University.