2019 NIGERIAN BUSINESS PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR.
DR. FRANK ORJI.
DR. Frank Orji is a proudly Nigerian entertainment professional and businessman based in Johannesburg. Dr Frank is also the founder and CEO of Africa Academy of Cinematic Arts (Pty) Ltd -AACA- a fully accredited training institution currently employed 20 staff members both full and part-time. The academy provides exclusive training in film production and screen acting to aspiring filmmakers especially young people. AACA prides itself in its value proposition of taking youth off the streets and giving them skills that empower them to be employers themselves or be employable.
With doggedness, Dr Frank through sheer determination and vision built high-end studios from nothing. His company Goldtape Studios has produced contents for different clients, companies and individuals from all over Africa. As a songwriter and a music producer, he has worked with various artistes from Nigeria and South Africa and other parts of Africa on both video and audio promoting African Music. Dr Frank is also the owner of Buvenity (pty) Ltd, a fashion design company, as well as Chii tech (Pty) Ltd. An APP development company. Dr Frank considers himself a serial entrepreneur representing the spirit of Nigeria, tuning out millions of rands in revenue, employer of labour, economic contributor, an inspiration young men like himself.