Business News of Sunday, 16 July 2017
The second edition of the Premium Start Up Awards, was successfully held at the Movenpick Hotel in Accra with Zeepay and Claudia Lumor winning the major awards on the night.
In all fifteen awards were conferred on outstanding Start Up companies who excelled during the under review.
The event brought together a host of SME’s and Start Up companies to network and share business ideas under one roof.
The organizers also launched a special feature named the ‘Ghana Startup Club 100’ on the night for the most outstanding startups in the country. Premium Bank, the main sponsor of the event is to assist about 50 startup from the Ghana Startup Club 100 to become competitive world class companies in the next two years.
The Ghana Startup Awards is organized by the African Network of Entrepreneurs and is designed to give startups exposure, recognition and support to enable them become globally competitive.
The full list of award winners are as follows:
Startup of the Year – Zeepay
Startup Entrepreneur of the Year – Claudia Lumor
Student Startup of the Year- My Home Teacher
Non-Ghanaian Startup of the Year- Tonaton
Social Enterprise of the Year- Food For All Programme
Manufacturing Startup of the Year- Kantanka Automobile
Technology Startup of the Year- Asoriba
Fashion Startup of the Year- Wear Ghana
Agribusiness Startup of the Year- Trotro Tractor
Finance Startup of the Year- Express Pay
Health Startup of the Year- Quik Medical Consult
Arts and Tourism Startup of the Year
Processing Startup of the Year- Doughman Foods
Education Startup of the Year- My Home Teacher
Media Startup of the Year –Creo Concepts