Tabitha Karanja – Industrialist who challenged 80 years of brewery monopoly

Listen Tabitha Karanja is Forbes Africa’s 2014 Woman Entrepreneur of the year. She is the first female brewery owner, a journey that saw her wrestle with a multinational brewer that had enjoyed eight decades of monopoly in Kenya. Her company, Keroche Breweries, is a multi-billion shilling industry that employs hundreds of Kenyans and produces pocket-friendly […]

Winnie Gitau

Listen Winnie Gitau is the founder and executive director of Winnie’s Pure Health, a company producing, packaging and selling natural food products such as herbal teas, brown rice and honey. She is a lawyer by training and runs a successful consulting company. After attending a health workshop in the United States, she became a strong […]

Joanne Mwangi – CEO’s passion to mentor young entrepreneurs

Listen Joanne Mwangi is the multiple award-winning founder of Professional Marketing Services, growing it from a small marketing agency to a leading brand in the industry. The top achieving entrepreneur’s mission is to empower women and youth in business, a calling that has thrust her into the position of founding Chairperson of Federation of Women […]

Mary Mwangi

Listen Mary Mwangi is the founder and managing director of Double M public service vehicles under Express Connections Limited. Born in 1961, the entrepreneur resigned from her job as a clerk at the National Hospital Insurance Fund, opting to go into business. She started the business together with her late husband, Mwangi Mugo, in 1980 […]

Jennifer Barassa

Listen Jennifer Barassa is the CEO of Top Image Africa, an advertising agency operating in Eastern, Central and parts of West Africa to promote products in innovative ways other than through mainstream media. Of particular note, Top Image Africa has worked with mobile network providers such as Safaricom, MTN, Orange and Airtel to help in […]

Gina Din Kariuki – Local PR practitioner’s audacious journey

Listen Connecting businesses is her business. Warm, soft-spoken and distinguished, Gina Din stands tall as a professional and as a corporate brand among Kenya’s leading Public Relations firms. With almost 30 years of experience in PR and nearly two decades of that time spent running her own firm, the Executive Chairperson of the Gina Din […]

Eva Muraya

Listen Eva Muraya is the founder and CEO of Brand Strategy Design Limited (BDS), a marketing and communications consultancy firm offering branding, advertising and public relations services. She is also the co-founder of Color Creation Limited, the first advertising and branding business to be ISO 9001 certified in Kenya. With more than two decades of […]

Esther Passaris – Headwinds fail to dim streetlight queen’s fire

Listen Nairobi Women’s Representative Esther Passaris burst into the limelight through Adopt-A-Light, the project that took up the weighty and now controversial task of lighting up Nairobi streets. As the company implemented its vision, Nairobi by night transformed. Adopt-A-Light put up street lighting on major roads, business areas and residential neighbourhoods, paying particular attention to […]