Nigeria’s Ronke Bamisedun is Disrupting Africa’s Communications Industry
Ronke Bamisedun is the founder of BWL Agency, a leading Public Relations agency based in Lagos, Nigeria. She is a PR consultant, one who is skilled in strategic brand development and communications, coupled with a wide range of experience covering music, fashion and consumer goods.
Ronke has had the privilege of advising multinational companies such as Pandora, Moet Hennessy, Pernod Ricard and Universal Music Group as well as many non-governmental organizations.
She had her primary and secondary education in Nigeria before moving to the United Kingdom for her tertiary education at Birmingham City University. Ronke has worked for major stores such as TopShop, interned at different music PR agencies in London, then later interned at Grayling, a leading global communication firm.
She launched out her career at Kaizo PR where she worked as a consultant, managing several clients such as House of Marley and Trivia, handling their social media accounts, being part of their management team and going to events with them including London Fashion Week.
With a passion and flare for fashion, it was no surprise that she went on to work in fashion, working for iconic designer Diane Von Furstenberg as well as retail giants Selfridges and Matchesfashion. Ronke also worked with high street giant Topshop as a personal shopper, bringing forward her media skills to deal with its celebrity clientele
Ronke was also listed in the 2018 class of Forbes‘ 30 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs in Africa. She is a typical beacon of intelligence, class, beauty and an astute entrepreneur that stands as a source of inspiration to African entrepreneurs and youths.