Here’s an interview of Tom-Chris Emewulu, the founder of Stars From All Nations (SFAN) by The Lion Magazine. The interview is on Tom-Chris’ journey to creating SFAN and how it is impacting the young entrepreneurs across Africa
What’s the story behind your starting out in business and say a bit about your successes?
I got my start running a retail store – marketing and selling fast-moving consumer goods. The business grew in authority and clients wanted us. I ended up almost quadrupling their weekly sales and helped to add three more stores to the brand.
Soon, I realized that my skills could be used in larger capacities and so I started my own procurement business supplying restaurants and other retail stores with salad condiments. I started the business with the knowledge and experience of how to create great customer experience: understand who your customers are, know what they need, and provide an epic solution to their need.
Eventually, after achieving success, I thought that it was time to go back to school. Therefore, I decided to set the business aside and seek admission into Radford University College, Accra …read more