Olajide Osoba, Abeokuta
The convener of My Grand Annual Event Exhibition, Mrs Taiyese Ebunlomo has said that her event this year will host over 100 event service providers in Ogun State in order to show case their products and services.
She also said that the event will serve as a huge business platform for all stakeholders their products, network and expand their business frontiers.
Mrs Taiyese disclosed this during a press conference at Exxes options, Okelewo, Abeokuta, Ogun State.
”My grand event is an annual exhibition platform for people in the event industry especially event vendors, planners, life style companies and party suppliers, it is an opportunity for them to showcase their products, network and expand their business frontiers”
According to her, the exhibition was conceived to help showcase the different vendors in the event industry and also serve as an opportunity for business owners to sell their business and brands.
My grand event will host over 100 event service providers, it will also serve as a huge business platform for all stakeholders to show case their products network, and expand their business frontiers.
The need to have event vendors in Ogun State and its environs are being handled by vendors from outside the State. The reason for this is not farfetched as we discover that event vendors in the State do have the kind of visibility they need. It is important that people who hold event in Ogun State as this will not only add to the states investment and generate revenue internally but also build local businesses”
”This exhibition will also serve as an avenue as avenue for vendors to sell their business and brand all over the world. This event is opened to everyone in southwest and beyond”
”For vendors who wish to exhibit, we have different stalls categories which attract decent and affordable rates”
”Apart from vendors showcasing their products and services, there will also be master class session , my grand wedding, fashion shows , music dance, kiddies arena”
”So far , MGE has had 2 successful seasons over the last two years and currently gearing up for the 3rd season which holds July 13 and 14th 2019”
The top event planner maintained that her grand event season 1 and season 2 has helped the 80 vendors in that exhibited in the first season and the 100 vendors in the second season who were new into the event industry to step into the event industry.
”Gradually, we are more intentionally opening entrepreneurs and event vendors to the world. Ogun State is said to be opened for business and interesting this exhibition opens these vendors to various opportunity and also pulling them out of their comfort zones and pushing them for excellence by breaking their norm”
She also called on the State government to support her financially so as to perform better.
I have been facing financial challenge because this event costs me a lot of money to hold it, we need support from the government.
”I am calling on the State government to support us financially, because the exhibition is meant to bring more service providers into Ogun State”
She therefore noted that this year event will take place behind the the popularly known June 12 cultural center, Kuto, Abeokuta, Ogun State.