Jacob Kwaku Gyan: Winner As Male Entrepreneur of The Year at the 2020 Young Achievers Summit Awards | Earlier this year, the organizers of the Young Achievers Summit Awards 2020 released a list of their nominees for the year. Due to the COVID-19 Coronavirus, the event was held virtually to protect the nominees and stakeholders on the 16th of August 2020.
Jacob Kwaku Gyan one of Ghana’s fast-rising tech guru, Chief Executive Officer of Adroit 360, and a prolific entrepreneur wins the best male entrepreneur in the 2020 Young Achievers Summit/ Awards (YASAwards2020).
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Adroit 360 a startup that offers software management services, digital marketing services, mobile apps, and websites to businesses in Ghana and beyond.
The Young Achievers Award is an annual award scheme which seeks to celebrate the efforts and hard work of young people making a difference in the business world in various sectors of the economy. This year is the 4th edition of the awards scheme had categories like “Best male entrepreneur of the year”, “Best female entrepreneur of the year”, “Emerging brand of the year”, “Overall entrepreneur of the year”, “Project/ initiative of the year”, and “startup of the year”.
According to the Project Manager of YASAwards2020, Mr. Ken Fergie, the nominations were strictly and purely the public’s choice but then they had to look up these persons and be sure they really qualified as entrepreneurs.
The location for the 2020 Young Achievers Summit Awards was the Tenko Plaza Hotel. The Male Entrepreneur Of the Year category had nominees like Benjamin Ofosu, Kofi Sika, Samuel Kwame Boadu, Kwame Amoabeng, John Mensah, Leonard Otoo, Morrison Daniel, Ewura Adams Karim, Manasseh Akwasi Frimpong, Patrick Diaba, Benny Jayden Ablordey from which Jacob Kwaku Gyan emerged as the winner. It’s now official, Jacob Kwaku Gyan is now the “Male Entrepreneur of The Year 2020”.
Aside from the above award he had won this year, Jacob Kwaku Gyan was listed among the Top 50 Young CEOs of 2020 by a rating and ranking company known as Avance Media.