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Event // Design and Creativity for Business Innovation
April 19, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
After Office Hours with Diana Opoti
This month we celebrate Art & Design at Nairobi Garage and we are super excited to have business mogul, Diana Opoti for our next After Office Hours session.
Let’s be honest, how many of us think that design and creativity is an airy-fairy concept that is limited to“artsy” companies? We see you!
Picasso said, “Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.”
Jobs told us that what made the Macintosh great was that the people working on it were artists with different skills who also happened to be the best computer scientists in the world. So you see, creativity is the lifeline of business innovation. Long story short- creativity is instrumental! Diana is going to tell us just how this is done.
Diana Opoti is the Founder of concept store, Designing Africa’s Collective, one of Kenya’s most successful startups that got off the ground as an art based fashion company and media company, Artemis Media.The store carries over 40 unique brands owned by independent African designers or brands /collections inspired by the continent’s rich cultural diversity and pulse. Diana not only keeps art alive and inspires fellow artists to do what they love but business is booming and growing each day, sparking competition between the multitude of companies in the industry. Her creativity has proven to be an economic driver.
Diana captivates her 100,000 + followers by applying her extensive experience as a fashion publicity consultant, media professional, and executive producer of the television series, Designing Africa. Diana takes a 360 degrees approach to promoting exquisite African fashion using various mediums including television and digital media. She definitely has our attention!
Diana has earned critical acclaim for her digital campaign 100 Days of African fashion and is listed as one of Africa’s most influential 100 people of the year by the New African and nominated as “outstanding Trend Communicator of the year by the continent’s most prestigious awards, in South Africa, The Africa Fashion Awards by AFI.
Diana’s drive and creative flair has created experiences for her consumers’ whose investment is both a financial and emotional affair. In a cut-throat market, Diana has distinguished herself as a
creative entrepreneur who leads the pack.
We cannot wait for this AOH session to come! Join us on Thursday 19th April at Nairobi Garage (Pinetree Plaza) from 6-7 pm for an AOH session with Diana Opoti!
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