Following his continuous contribution to the development and growth of global fashion, Lexy Mojo Eyes, President/CEO of Legendary Gold Limited has been invited as a VIP Guest Speaker at the United Nations – Commission session on the 2nd of March in New York. He will be addressing a seminar on ‘Empowering Creative Rural Women through Enterprise Development and Global Fashion Opportunities’
This is coming after the very successful hosting of the Nigeria Fashion Week November 16th – 19th, 2011. The event organized in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Culture and Tourism and the World Fashion Organization hosted 42 designers and 39 Exhibitors from 22 countries.
The United Nations seminar is being co-ordinated by TCF Global, Belmont BEC and BPW International and is an accredited event being ran during CSW NGO Sessions. TCF Global and Belmont BEC are non-profit community organizations committed to assisting creative micro-small businesses and empowering women. BPW International was founded in 1930. It operates in 98 countries and has a Consultative Status with ECOSOC/United Nations.
The seminar will include tips on growing small business, community enterprise development and developing fashion incubators. Opportunities that will be shared include: BPW Business Incubator online training and mentoring, opportunities for women in developing countries to sell to Multinational Corporations, various opportunities to develop business skills within the fashion industry and benefits from being part of an International Network.
It could be recalled that Lexy Mojo Eyes was invited to speak on various related global fashion issues around the world last year. One of them was the International Conference of Fashion Incubators in Perth, Australia where he addressed global fashion leaders from over 70 countries.