Press Release

January 6, 2014                                

Accra, Ghana

Re-Connect GH proudly announces Deborah Ahenkorah, Golden Baobab and Paul Kweku Akrofie, Real Peoples Company (RPC) as winners of the inaugural Entrepreneur Spotlight. 

The two honorees were selected through an online public vote alongside nominees Nana Boateng Osei, Bohten; Nelly Hagan Aboagye, Duaba Serwa; Fred M. Deegbe & Vijay Manu, Heel The World (HTW); and Regina Agyare, Soronko Solutions. 

The results were originally declared on Monday, December 30, 2013 during Re-Connect 2013; a unique networking event that was attended by over 200 young professionals, entrepreneurs, and change makers at Accra’s Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel under the theme “Strengthening Ties, Connecting Potential”.


Media houses interested in interviewing or featuring the Entrepreneur Spotlight 2013 winners and/or nominees should kindly contact media@reconnectgh.com. 

Companies and agencies interested in partnering with or sponsoring future Re-Connect GH events should kindly contact sponsorship@reconnectgh.com. 

Visit Re-Connect GH’s website, Facebook and Twitter pages for further information.


The Entrepreneur Spotlight is a Re-Connect GH initiative that celebrates Ghanaian entrepreneurs and brands which fuse local innovation with global orientation. In addition to highlighting the powerful stories of its honourees, the Entrepreneur Spotlight also serves as a platform for brand exposure, professional development, and other business-related opportunities. 

Re-Connect is a carefully tailored networking mixer organized by Re-Connect GH and aimed at strengthening ties between professionals in Ghana and the Diaspora. It is designed to promote investment and entrepreneurship, and to encourage participants to build on common interests, share ideas and information, and gain insight into local and international opportunities for career, business, academic growth, and social development.