On the afternoon of Sunday, September 25, 2022 top female entrepreneurs and professionals stormed Lagos as Nigeria’s foremost soft sell Magazine; CityPeople held its Third edition of Female Achievers’ Awards for the year 2022. The event was well attended by notable female leaders and entrepreneurs across the country in recognition of their outstanding performances in their various industries and to serving as milestones to women folks.
In attendance and also one of the awardees is Bodex F. Hungbo, SPMIIM, a proud Nigerian adult of Egun descent in Badagry, Lagos State. With a strong persona and reputable feats, its no doubt she merited the award “BRAND INFLUENCER OF THE YEAR 2022”
Bodex is a Nigerian Digital Media practitioner, digital strategist, PR consultant, brand expert, event expert, Tier-A blogger/influencer and one of the top female cobblers in Nigeria.
For the last 15years, Bodex has been at the forefront of using traditional/digital entrepreneurship to create value, engage youths and deliver communication objectives for partner organizations. With notable feats while working across various sectors such as Marketing, Media, Broadcasting, Administration and Management with prior stints at MTN, NAPIMS-NNPC, Global Oil & Gas, Silverbird Group, CityPeople Magazine, Lagos Television (LTV) and others.
In recent times, she has become a reputable brand Influencer/Blogger and Social Media Strategist with enormous influence in Nigeria. This has listed her as one of the most sought-after media personnel and PR Consultants for executing the development, training, activation and promotion of various brands and individuals across the nation and recently, attained the level of the Senior Professional Member status from the Institute of Information Management Africa.
Bodex is the chairperson Bodex Group International which comprises of Bodex Media, Bodex beauty house, Bodex Logistics, House of bodex, Bodex Footwear, and the lead consultant at Volt Media Advisory. She has successfully organized the most sought after media movement called Bodex Social Media Hangout – a unique and credible media talk- shop that is designed to create consistent awareness and engagement on the need for social media good and while curating practical solutions through the engagement of professionals making positive impact across platforms and also, break the bridge between the media and stakeholders for coexistence. She is the founder, Bodex Exceptional Women Initiative Africa (BEWIAFRICA), a unique initiative that carters for women in men’s dominated field amongst others.
When asked how she felt being honored as the “BRAND INFLUENCER OF THE YEAR 2022” she replied, “I am deeply honored and humbled to be an example to all and sundry as to what we can achieve as people. When I started all I ventured into, I have never thought of getting awards though, this isn’t my first award as representatives always pick awards on my behalf because I am a shy person but, this touched me differently because it’s my first time climbing the stage, facing lots of amazing audiences to pick my award myself and made a speech”.
She added, “whatever you are doing, do it well for your own peace of mind, be prayerful, be passionate and be human because, you never can tell who is watching or what not. It will all make sense one day with the help of God in your businesses and we will all be ACHIEVERS”
In conclusion, she thanks the MD CityPeople Female Achievers awards, Dr Seye Kehinde for thoroughly going through her work and felt it’s high time she is awarded for all she has done and still doing.