Lawyer, Banker, Entrepreneur. A law degree from University of Lagos, a Masters in Law from Cambridge University, together with her natural exuberance, boldness and passion saw Yewande through a career first as a practicing lawyer, then a bank executive and prepared her to be the pioneer in the field of events planning and consulting.
Yewande has brought professionalism and credibility to this field, using her innate organizational skills to redefine the execution of corporate and personal events. Her events business has expanded to include the management of a portfolio of event venues including City Hall in Lagos Island and Harbour Point in Victoria Island.
Yewande, a Founding Trustee and past Chairperson of Women in Management and Business (WIMBIZ) is the 2011 recipient of the prestigious International Women’s Entrepreneurial Challenge (IWEC) Award and 2015 recipient of THISDAY Newspapers Gamechanger award for being the pioneer and gamechanger in the event planning industry in Nigeria.
Yewande is passionate about redefining the events and entertainment landscape of Nigeria. She is the convener of Fiesta of Flavours a world class food and beverage fair and hopes that this Feast of food, fun, flavours and friends will become an annual landmark event in the Lagos social calendar.
Yewande was recently appointed by H.E Akinwunmi Ambode the Governor of Lagos State to the Governing Council of Lagos State University.
She is married to Teni and they are blessed with two children, Teniola and Iretidayo.
Omorinsojo Akinnola is the Producer of the hit TV series Before 30 that has enjoyed critical acclaim locally and abroad. As in house producer for Nemsia Films, she has 5 years of experience creating and planning events and shoots. She is also a partner at Nemsia Studios, a full service marketing agency.
“I love cooking, and my favorite channel is the food channel. I’ve always really enjoyed the culinary arts and anyone who knows me knows a glass of red wine will make me forgive any sin! I’m a true foodie at heart”.
As part of the Fiesta of Flavours Team, Miss Akinnola has strived to bring youthfulness to the event.
An alumna of University of Lagos and the Pan-Atlantic University. Tomike brings on board the Fiesta of Flavours team, 19 years experience in Client service, Marketing and Event management. She is a stickler for detail and has a passion for achieving goals. Tomike is currently the General Manager at Eventful, loves cooking and good food. She is an associate member of the Nigerian Institute of Marketing (NIMN), married with two children.
Folusho Olumide-Okeowo is the Project Manager for the Fiesta of Flavors event. A Marketing graduate of Lagos State University with over 6 years working experience in Human Resources and Administration at Eventful Limited. Folusho is a great reader and adventurous with street food of Lagos. She knows almost every corner of Lagos where street food is sold.
Bolaji Durojaiye is the founder and CEO of Equally Diverse Solutions Limited. Under his strong leadership, EDS which began as a small, Lagos-based staging company with an equipment inventory of N400, 000 in 2007 has grown into a Total Technical Solution group.
Equally Diverse Solutions Limited started out with a little equipment and a lot of imagination. Today, with our partnership with major technical suppliers in the event and entertainment industry Equally Diverse Solutions Limited has been able to execute quite a number of major event in Nigeria, we haven’t lost the imagination that got us there – or forgotten that small business is how we started out and came so far. Whether you want a product launch, a conference, a road show, an extravaganza, an exhibition, a convention, an intimate business function, a concert tour, a small screen presentation or a memorable stadium concert; we understand that what you really want is SUCCESS.
With the widest range of services currently available under one roof – backed by some of the most creative minds in the business, we would be proud to partner with you in achieving the best possible results from your event, whatever it may be.
Vision, passion, teamwork and a commitment to service excellence are the foundations on which Equally Diverse Solutions Limited has been built and we have a hard earned reputation for technical service excellence and creative distinction. For these reason the company is generally the service provider of choice for events taking place in Nigeria.