Hi everyone,meet Miss Afolabi Christianah; a final year student of Agricultural Extension and Communication Technology at the Federal University Of Technology,Akure.She is the brain behind Christy Foods.Vasiti had an exclusive interview with her and she walks us step by step through her entrepreneurial journey.
Can We Meet You?
My name is Afolabi christianah iyanuoluwa.I am a final year student of Agricultural extension and communication technology at Federal University of technology, Akure.I am a foodpreneur and the CEO of Christy foods.I produce beans flour and custard.
What ignited the spark in you to venture into this business?
The urge to stay employed after school ignited the spark.
Do you intend to go into the Business full-time after School?
If you had the chance to start all over again, what would you do differently?
I never regretted the way I started. In fact I like the story behind the existence of the business.I really would not have anything to change if I’m to start again. Simply put, God loves little beginning.
Are you an adventurous type of person? What’s the most stimulating experience you have ever had in your Entrepreneurial journey?
Actually, it hasn’t been so easy but it has been absorbing.The joy that people derive from my product inspires and stimulates me.
Who do you look up to in your business industry?
Tell me about a time you had to slog your way to get through tons of work from Class and Business. How did you get through it?
Actually,Multitasking is part of me.So,i do not have issues with managing my time appropriately.I would always do the needful like leave business for test and exams when time runs against me.
In one sentence, to what do you most attribute success?
What piece of advice do you have for budding entrepreneurs?
Keep moving and never ignore the G factor “God”
What do you think of Vasiti?
It is indeed a great platform which encourage entrepreneurs to do better in their respective field.Long life Vasiti.