Jesse Ghansah to Mentor at November 2017 Startup Sunday Meetup

Jesse Nana Kojo Ghansah is the Skype Mentor for the November 2017 Startup Sunday Meetup scheduled for this Sunday, November 19th, 2017, at the conference room of The Elkan Terrace in Port Harcourt.

Jesse is the Founder of Y-combinator backed OMG Digital, the Ghana-based media startup dubbed the “BuzzFeed of Africa.

Jesse Ghansah

Previous mentors include three YCombinator backed founders; Shola Akinlade CEO of PayStack, Kendall Anayi CEO of Tezeti and Dimeji Sofowora of Helium Health, as well as Hotels.ng CEO, Mark Essien, who spoke at the August meetup.

The mentoring session will be preceded by a pitching session where Gabriel Eze would pitch Touchabl.com – a picture sharing social app that aids search-and-shop by touching pictures; winners of just concluded #StartupSouth3.

Touchabl Pictures

Other events include video viewing and discussions, an elevator pitch challenge and networking.

Startup Sunday is a monthly meet up where modern day founders, talent and investors, connect to build the unicorns of the future.

It is organised by Netopps, an organisation focused on building people and systems in Africa to leverage internet opportunities to optimize potentials in digital jobs, tech entrepreneurship and social entrepreneurship. Admission is N3,000, paid at the venue.
Startup Sunday debuted on July 12, 2015 with a 20 week viewing of ‘How to Start a Startup’, a series of 20 lectures originally given at the Stanford University by Y Combinator in the fall of 2014. Startup Sunday currently holds on the 3rd Sunday of every month. This month’s meetup would be its 41st edition.

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Akelachi Kejeh

I'm interested in telling the story of African tech and startups. I also host a tech and startup radio show titled Rivers of Unicorns