Following the presentation of her book titled Pitch Mastery in the United States of America, Denmark, Canada and other Western countries, Chioma Ogbudimkpa, the award-winning business mentor, recently welcomed a select audience to the Radisson Blu Anchorage Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos, at the Nigerian edition of its book unveiling.
The event saw a presentation of the French edition of the book. The duo of Sabine Kiwala and Anne Ebinum from Anglo Francais Nigeria Academy translated the book into French.
Emphasizing its importance, the author said it is a model for business owners and start-ups as it will allow them to master the art of exceptional business pitch and open doors. opportunities inside and outside the country, to develop their businesses, to create sustainable value and to have an impact on their communities.
Ogbudimkpa, who won the national and continental award in the Global Creative Business Cup competition in Copenhagen in 2019, revealed that she has been able to access some of the most coveted entrepreneurship opportunities, raising up to $ 20 million from financing for organizations and start-ups. , has helped entrepreneurs build stronger global networks to strengthen their reach and access opportunities across the globe through his business case.
She revealed that most of the time, organizations / start-ups do not get the good attention of their sponsors because they lack pitching techniques and doing it right will open doors of opportunity.
According to the author, the easy-to-book 54-page book contains some of the 10 lessons and experiences that have kept him on top.
According to her, the book will allow readers to identify their unique selling value that will position them to win; improve the success rate in grant writing, partnership proposals and investment arguments; master how to make high impact pitches and build influence through global networks.
Unveiled by Samuel Ayodeji of the Franco-Nigerian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI), who also took the first reading of the book, while the Director General of the Donors for Africa Foundation, Chidi Koldsweat, took care of second reading.
After receiving generous reviews from the Tony Elumelu Foundation, Global Invest, Creative Business Network, among others, the author noted that the book was not only written to educate ordinary readers, but also to give back to the community. society and advance business owners and professionals. in their chosen businesses or careers.
Ogbudimkpa is the founder and creative director of Redbutton, a fashion company, and the co-founder of The Pitch Center, a consultancy for start-up outfits.