BY ERICA ARTHUR
MEDIA ENTREPRENEUR and TV personality Rose Dzifa Abequaye Gray is daring the youth especially in Ghana to take full responsibilities of their life and be more enterprising.
According to the media personality, most youth in Ghana always end up following the norm of depending solely on the government for employment instead of thinking outside the box to put their entrepreneurship skills to work.
In a phone interview with DAILY HERITAGE, Ms Gray said the quest to change the status quo in our today youth inspired her to come up with the new event dubbed ‘An Evening with Dzifa Gray and Friends’ where invites influential personalities and experts in their various endeavors to dissect issues relating to the youth and everybody in general.
Successful media personality and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Dzifa Gray Creations, Ms Gray who happens to be the brain behind this event said “’An Evening with Dzifa Gray and Friends’ is an evening of inspirational, humorous talks, in which four key speakers share their wisdom with event attendees. At this event, attendees mingle over drinks and appetizers, meet and network with those in and outside of their industry, and hear inspirational stories. The event is organised by Dzifa Gray Creations and Smylz Multimedia.”
She added that, “the event aims at encouraging, networking and building rapport among attendees and my friends who happen to be renowned influencers and experts in business and also for people to expand their network in business in a fun, relaxed atmosphere.”
The maiden edition of the event which took place on Friday June 1, 2018 at the AM & PM inside the Villagio, Alto building with over 50 guests participating in this networking event had the opportunity to directly interact with the key speakers.
Health And Wellness, Thriving in Turmoil, Creating Customer Connections in Business, Effective Communication Skills for Business and Personal Success, Financial Management – Youth and Investment were just some of the various themes that were on the discussion table.
The evening was hosted by sensational TV personality Eli Kharis of GHone TV. Key speakers for the event were Dr. Vanessa Aseye Atikpui (Medical Officer, University of Ghana Hospital, Legon), Madam Afia Akoto (Deputy Executive Secretary of the Microfinance and Small Loans Centre (MASLOC), Mrs Sacha Okoh, (CEO, So Aesthetic), Mr Kwame A.A Opoku (Global Keynote Speaker & Founder Institute of Future Learning) and representatives from the investment bank (Dusk Capital Limited).
Personalities were presented with citations of honor as a way of appreciating and recognising the good works they are doing in their chosen fields of work.