Leading US Business Magazine : The Business Insider has listed Nigerian TV host, entrepreneur, CEO & Chairwoman of EbonyLife TV Mo Abudu amongst the top 100 business visionaries creating value for the world.
According to Business Insider they believe in companies that not only achieves great financial success, but that create lasting value for their shareholders, employees, consumers, and society.
The inaugural edition of Business Insider 100: The Creators celebrates many of the inspiring people and success stories around the globe. Mo Abudu is on No. 56 according to the list which includes the CEOs of Alibaba, IKEA, Apple, Amazon, Netflix, Google‘s Sergey Brin and Larry Page and Starbucks with Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg topping the list.
According to the compiled list, Mo Abudu was African and African woman who made the list. Mo Abudu was ranked 56th on the list, which is also ahead of CEO’s of global institutions such as Snapchat, Linkedin, Spotify, Zara and Uber, amongst many.
On describing the honour, Ms Abudu said
“This is a big moment for the entire EbonyLife TV team. Our goal remains to tell African stories and we do that by annually producing over 1000 hours of premium, original and home-grown entertainment programming content. From Talk, Entertainment, Reality, Comedy, Drama, Lifestyle and Factual the channel boasts exclusive ownership of 90% of the content…”
This honour comes as EbonyLife TV moves into its third year as the channel of choice in the entertainment category with the expansion of its operations to more Nigerian cities, including Abuja, Lagos and Calabar. The channel now distributes to 49 African countries, including South Africa and Southern African countries.