STARTUP GRIND HOSTS CHUDE JIDEONWO
Chude Jideonwo is a Nigerian lawyer, journalist and media entrepreneur. Working several years in Media, Advertising and Public Relations, he has become the go-to media entrepreneur and influencer in Nigeria.He is a co-founder of The Future Project, which is focused on inspiring leadership, building entrepreneurs, and innovative use of the media tool for sustained social change.
Chude is co-founder and Managing Partner of Red Africa, a full service media-content, communication and development company that has worked for several national and international brands.
Red's brands include The Future Awards Africa, Red Media Africa, Y! Africa and YNaija, and has consulted for global brands including Microsoft, Google, the British Council and the United States Government. It has successfully managed the campaign communication for two consecutive Nigerian Presidents.
In 2016, StateCraft Inc. also led the communication component of the campaign that saw Nana Akufo-Addo win the presidential elections in Ghana after three previous unsuccessful attempts.