Jobberman Ghana Personality Profile (22): Dzigbordi K. Dosoo

Dzigbordi Dosoo-Allure Africa

Dzigbordi Dosoo-Allure Africa

Name: Dzigbordi K. Dosoo

Credentials: Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Allure Africa Group

Profile:

Dzigbordi is the founder and CEO of Allure Africa Group. She is a Wellness Grooming, Image and Lifestyle Expert who is widely regarded as a thought leader in the Spa Industry in Africa, and is a strong advocate for the industry particularly promoting Education and Standards. She is a strong woman that has broken the traditional boundaries of a Male dominated entrepreneurship landscape and built for herself a behemoth business empire.

After a 10 year stint in Financial Services, Investment Banking and International Trade Consulting, which included doing assignments for work for the World Bank Group’s Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) and the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the USAID among others Dzigbordi, took a leap to turn her passion for Wellness, Grooming and Image into a giant business in Africa. She founded Allure Africa Group in 1998, as a subsidiary of DKD Holdings. Other subsidiaries are in areas of Global Speaking Engagements, Corporate Training, Life Coaching and Image & Grooming Consulting services

Dzigbordi holds an Economics and Finance Degree from Virginia State University, Executive Education from Harvard University, Outstanding Certifications in Image and Lifestyle Consulting and Coaching, Etiquette and International Protocol, Spa Management and Wellness Therapies

Some of her outstanding achievements are:

  • Named the prestigious “CIMG Marketing Woman of the Year” 2009,
  • Recognized by Global Centre For Transformational Leadership, as the Most Outstanding and Influential Ghanaian 2010.
  • She was the only female named in the Top Ten Most Respected CEO’s in Ghana in
  • Chair Lady of the Spa Association of Africa & the First African to Co-Host the invitation only Global Spa Summit.
  • Featured in Top International and Spa Industry Press such as Spa Business Magazine, The Spa Hand Book Women’s Wear Daily, Pulse Magazine from the International Spa Association and Business in Africa among others.

Dzigbordi hosts her own Talk Show “The Dzigbordi Show” which airs in 46 countries in Africa, the UK and Europe. She has also co-created an authentically African skin and body care aromatherapy and spa line “KANSHI” which incorporates ingredients from West Africa such as papaya, mango, coconut and shea butter with healing and nourishing benefits.

Aside her busy schedule growing Allure Africa, Dzigbordi is passionate about raising the standards in the Lifestyle Industry in Africa to reach the Global Standard of Excellence. This focus has driven her to lead her team to successfully launch the many pioneering projects and events such as establishing “Ghana’s first Day Spa”, Allure Spa In the City, the first ever Image National Image and Grooming Seminar named “Change your Image, Change your Life”, first ever Spa and Beauty Expo in West Africa named IYABA to create a platform of Training, Education and Networking for Spa and Beauty businesses among many others

We could go on and on. The CEO of Allure Africa is a strong Ghanaian woman worth celebrating, and today Jobberman Ghana has pulled our cap off for her.

References: Allure Africa , dzigbordikdosoo.com

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