The CEO/Founder of CalabarBlog.Com, Mr. Hope Obeten has been awarded the 2015 Young Business Icons Awards in an event to recognise, celebrate and honour entrepreneurs who through ingenuity, hard work and perseverance have created and sustained successful businesses.
The Award ceremony which held on Saturday, 31st October, at the Cultural Centre Complex, Calabar was organised by Cross River Watch in conjunction with the Nigerian Youth Chamber of Commerce, Cross River State.
The citation accompanying the award read:
“In recognition of your commitment to the growth and development of business in Cross River State”.
Other awardees who were also honoured for their outstanding contribution in the areas of entrepreneurial spirit were; Geraldine Itoe of Nova Rosta Ltd, Henry Njar Nsan of Topglass Wardrobe, Queensley Offiong Bassey of Queeniez Eateries, Godwin Utubakwu of Goddy Best Shops, Anwakang Charity Emmanuel of Sash Fashion, Paul Ingiona Adie of De CraftMasters Lyceum and Manfom Felix Anyan of Manny Royal Resources.
Presenting the awards to them, Special Adviser, Office of the Wife of the Governor, Mrs. Rose Eneji who represented the Dr. Linda Ayade and a Media Assistant to Governor Benedict Ayade, Mr. Solomon Asha charged them to continue “blazing the trail” which has made them unique.
See Pictures from the event below;