Kemi Remi Dairo, Managing Director/CEO, Events Expert is an alum of Economics, Social Sciences from Obafemi Awolowo University. Her energy and love for quality administrations brought forth Events Expert/KRD Chef Services. The youthful Nigerian through her business visionary appetite and business equip has made occupations for a great deal of young people. In this meeting with Nosike Moses, she uncovers that abilities, information of providing food from youth add to preparing, had given her focused edge in the occasion and cooking industry even as she calls for government organization to advance occasion industry the more.
Passages: Tell us your vision of Events Experts/KRD Chef Services? These two organizations are really separate element running contrastingly yet claimed by me. Both left enthusiasm and love for quality administrations. Occasions Expert began full task in January 2008 following 6 years of preparing in the business.
Be that as it may, my energy for occasion arranging began 2002 route back in school when a gathering of companions met up to begin occasions kolony, it was fun as my wedding in 2005 was one of the occasions arranged and facilitated by occasions kolony. In any case, I was accepting preparing at Zapphaire Events after school and that helped me to acquire involvement in the business in the vicinity of 2006 and 2007 accurately.
Every one of these encounters helped me to begin my own particular organization, Events Expert. My real vision for the organization is to do phenomenal administration conveyance by taking without end worry off customers and supplanting it with joy, and this throughout the years has been a wonderful accomplishment for us at Events master. Four years back subsequent to working with remarkable providing food organizations in the business, however the abilities and information of cooking had been a piece of me from youth, I didn’t consider transforming it into business activity, until the point when my preparation involvement in the business that the energy for beginning a providing food equip came up and we made the striking stride and KRD Chef Services was brought forth. Our real vision is to build up an arrangement for a world class providing food equip for both indoor and outside, with a choice administration conveyance and official introduction.
This we have lectured and drilled in every one of our conveyances in the previous 4 years of providing food business and we have in fact accomplished a ton. What would you be able to say in regards to providing food and occasion arranging in Nigeria? Occasion arranging industry, which providing food is really a division has been a positive improvement, in work creation in Nigeria. The introduction of the occasion business has given the business a lift with innovativeness at all levels along these lines advancing rivalries. For example, providing food has gone past local cooks (oloopo), serving in coolers and as visitors at occasions on the off chance that you are served sustenance then you were fortunate
Be that as it may, to a very much arranged and abnormal state of table introduction to numerous and assortments of lavish menu to browse, this has made occasions what to dependably pay special mind to and admire when welcomed. What exactly degree does your industry make work? Like I said before, occasion industry has truly made occupations in Nigeria at various levels; we have offices where you can investigate and exceed expectations without formal training. What’s more, there are likewise employments for “O” Level, students and graduates separately. For under-graduates, they have possessed the capacity to support their instruction with the little sum they are paid for introducing, and organizing at occasions, graduates moves toward becoming business people even before leaving school pleased to be called CEO and they are for the most part doing misuse all over the place.
What are those difficulties your organization is confronting, and in addition, the whole business of occasion arranging? One of the difficulties we are confronting is absence of government bolster. We require government arrangements that would support more entrepreneurs in the business. Administrators in the business endure under various ,which has abandoned them with almost no benefit by the day’s end. We require charge discount to empower little scale organizations in the nation. This will empower norms and reposition us to contend comprehensively.
Is your industry directed to stay away from quacks? In the quest for institutionalization and to wipe out quacks in the occasion business, Association of Professional gathering Organizers and Events Managers of Nigeria, (APPOEMN) was shaped to streamline exercises of the business experts and manage questionable behavours of sellers when taken note. We need government to help the Association to guarantee their rights when the need emerges. Government can band together with the Association to guarantee that the Association meets the trial of time.
What level would you like to take your organization in the closest future? As indicated by the two organizations’ vision, we are anticipating world class cooking outfit and Event administration organization and we are nearly there. We need to fabricate a providing food and an occasion industry in Nigeria that can contend internationally and remain as a source of perspective point whenever quickly. That is a piece of our future vision.