Testimonials from Past Business Fairs

The Connect Nigeria eBusiness fair is a yearly event organized to foster growth in the business industry especially for the small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). The event records thousands of participants yearly, and well-seasoned keynote speakers from the business and technology sphere. The eBusiness fair offers a handful of opportunities for businesses which includes new partnerships, a wider business network, and learning about the Nigerian business Ecosystem.  Also, participants will enjoy amazing discounts on choice products offered by various retailers.

The 6th edition of the Connect Nigeria eBusiness fair is scheduled to hold on the 18th of February, 2017 at Eko Hotels and suites, Victoria Island, Lagos. The event is tagged: eBusiness and the Growth of Your Enterprise”.

Countless participants have given very positive reports of their experience at past business fair events. Below are some of the testimonials.

“We are very glad to be a part of Connect Nigeria's event. We were here last year and I can see that this year, there has been a lot of improvements . . . I’ll like to say kudos to Connect Nigeria.”

- Bidemi Ladipo (Head, Enterprise Marketing at Etisalat Nigeria)

“This is one of the best fairs we’ve had in recent times. The turnout has been very good, the buildup, publicity, has been fantastic. As you can see, everywhere is full and people are really engaged.”

- Akinmade Olufunwa (Head of Retail Liabilities, Union Bank)

“It’s really interesting seeing how passionate people are, and how pumped people are about the possibilities that are out there. I think platforms like this are not just about listening to people that are running the businesses, it is also about connecting with other people. You never know where the next idea is going to come from.”

- Ebi Atawodi (General Manager Uber)

“Our expectation is just to focus more on trying to get to our small and medium enterprise . . . and we feel that the Connect Nigeria e-business fair is the very best opportunity for us to do that.”

- Anuoluwapo R. Agboola (Business Leader, Samsung)

“I think Nigeria is absolutely ready to be successful they just need to be equipped with the right information and the right support network to reach their goals. So, it’s a good thing that Connect Nigeria has this forum where they can get those things to help them on their journey to success.”

- Lola Masha (Country Manager, OLX Nigeria)

“I had an amazing time at last year’s business fair. I was able to meet with people, there was a lot of networking, I had a lot clients, and I made a lot of money, which is the most important thing. I’m looking forward to this year’s business fair, and I hope to see you there.”

- AdaoLisa Anekwe (CEO Zima Fashion)

“I attended the Connect Nigeria fair at Eko Hotel and it was insightful and interesting. Apart from the fact that I got to network with a lot of people, I actually learnt a lot in terms of the possibilities of business in Nigeria looking at the number of brands that came to talk. I look forward to more of the initiative. Bringing young entrepreneurs and established entrepreneurs under one roof is actually a great thing to move businesses and the economy forward. Thank you Connect Nigeria.”

- Godwin Okorouwa (Participant)

“This is a beautiful fair. I think this is the best place to be at this time.”

- George Emetuche (MD/CEO The Selling Champion Consulting)

Sponsorship placements and booking of exhibition booths are now available, and attendance is free for participants. To sponsor, exhibit, or register, kindly log on to connectnigeria.com/bizfair or call 0700-800-5000.

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