Pictures: Virgin Boss, Richard Branson with Eseoghene Creative Director For Hesey Designs
Eseoghene was privileged to meet Sir Richard Branson for a mentoring session sponsored by the British Council in the UK. She also won the enterprise challenge by British Council and Virgin Atlantic.
Ese made an Ankara sneakers for Sir Richard Branson which he wore for his exclusive Virgin party with Vienne Westwood. Lots of International celebrities like Naomi Harris and others were also present at the party.
Eseoghene started her own accessories business right out of university. She used Google Search and YouTube to learn how to create handbags, and via Search found contacts for blogs and magazines to feature her products. Her bags, which she now sells through her business website, have been featured in over 100 blogs.
Helping others create a source of income, Eseoghene also conducts training classes for other women who want to learn her trade and build a similar business for themselves. Her dream is to build her business into an international brand that promotes African designs.
Check out photos of Sir Richard Branson and Ese together;