Organizers of Africa Top Entrepreneur Awards (ATEA) have announced winners for its 3rd edition.

The colourful awards and honorary event took place at the Tomriek Hotel at East Legon.

Africa Top Entrepreneurs Awards [ATEA], an initiative by AKETESIA GROUP is designed to honour and award business-minded personalities and Entrepreneurs both young and old across Africa who have made an impact in their field of endeavours.

Physically challenged Richard Asodji won the ultimate award receiving the Golden Entrepreneur of the year award.

Asodji, a shoemaker at Latebiokorshie-Accra defying all odds as a disabled person was given a shoemaker grinding machine to help his work.

Organizers of the award scheme pledged to give the Golden Entrepreneur Award winner an amount of GHC 5,000 as a capital for his shoemaking job.


ATEA Walk of Fame

Ex-President J. A. Kuffour

Akumaa Mama Zimbi

Yvonne Nelson

ATEA Honors 

Mrs Georgina Nettey

Ama Pratt


Minalyn Touch

Prophet Kpegah

ATEA Young Entrepreneur Of The Year  – Shadrack Owusu (The King Of Bloggers)

Graphic Designer Of The Year – Pheonix designs (Windows)

Male Star Entrepreneur Of The Year – Prince Akpah

Female Star Entrepreneur Of The Year – Sister sandy

Young Achiever Of The Year – RORISANG (South Africa)

ShowBiz Star Foundation – Stacy M Foundation

Best CEO Of The Year – Dr Mary Offei

Fashion Entrepreneur Of The Year Male – Carlos Osei

Fashion Entrepreneur Of The Year Female –  Abena Takyi

Most Industrious Entrepreneur – Kwadwo Nkansah Lilwin

Radio And TV Personality Of The Year – Bernard Avle

Make-UP Artiste Of The Year – Van Gold Make-up

Man Of Excellence Dr Fadda Dickson

Woman Of Excellence – Shirley Frimpong Manso

Celebrity Entrepreneur Of The Year – Yvonne Nelson

Most Influential Entrepreneur Of The Year – Professor Lamptey

Most Influential Entrepreneur In Entertainment Of The Year – Dr Fadda Dickson

Most Influential TV Radio Station (Online) Of The Year – Magraheb Tv

Regina Entrepreneur Of The Year – Ama GMB

Photoprenuer Of The Year – Chocolate Shot It

Most Talked About Entrepreneur – Kennedy Agyapong

Most Influential SRC Executive Of The Year – Abdul Zakki

Best Group Entrepreneur Of The Year – Hype NET GROUP

Buy And Sell Entrepreneur Of The Year – Adwoa Yeboah Clothing

Most Influential Blogpreneur Of The Year – Kobby Kyei

Golden Entrepreneur – Richard Asodji, A physically challenged cobbler